martin u waltz internationally acclaimed award winning photographer shows street photography in berlin.
martin is a keen observer of the fragility and transiency in urban life. in his street photography martin emphasizes the contrast between the soft fluid human shape and the hard and static fabric of city infrastructure. his signature style is a dark, gritty, highly contrasted black and white. martin’s view on urban life is analytical and yet compassionate.
martin uses strong geometrical compositions, still he thinks of his photography as associative and poetic.
his work has been described as “sublime melancholy at the dark side”.
martin does not believe in superficially beautified portraits. he aims to make the very essence of a person visible thus revealing their true innate beauty.