Marco Bottigelli is a self taught professional photographer, educator and entrepreneur with over ten years of professional experience.
Tireless traveler, for almost two decades he has been traveling the World in search of stories about cultures and landscapes. Deeply inspired by the great masters of travel photography (Art Wolfe, Steve Mc Curry, Frans Lanting …) he has developed over the years a distinctively vibrant, colorful and emotional style, the result of a careful combination of planning, technique and creativity.
Marco leads international photography tours since 2015 and curates a high-end travel photo library since 2014.
Today his images are directly represented by the leader boards in the Travel and Creative markets, and regularly hit the most prestigious publications on magazines, travel guides, calendars, newspapers, and books worldwide, and are often chosen by global marketing agencies for corporate advertising campaigns.
Combining an accurate shooting timetable, meticulous in-camera techniques and advanced post-processing skills his images are distinctively recognizable as vibrant, colorful and emotional. As a result many of his photos have been featured by the most widely renowned publishers including Lonely Planet, National Geographic, Rough Guide, DK Eyewitness, Fodor’s, ADAC, Berlitz, GEO, Michelin, Virtuoso, Anaya Touring, Editoriale Domus, DuMont, Merian, Daily Mail, The Mirror, Conde Nast Traveler, The Guardian, Campari, Travel House Media Gmbh and many others