Published in Docu Book Vol 4.
Best of Documentary & Street Photography
ISSN: 2814-9033
Digital publication (ebook)

Interview & Photographs: 

Marc Dessi

Tell about yourself a little bit… How did you become a photographer?

Hello, I’m Marc, born in 1977 and live near Cologne/Germany, where I also prefer to look for my subjects. The passion for street photography began in 2019 and has not let me go since. I am particularly interested in the aspect of freedom of the genre. To let myself drift through the life of the city and to try to find the little moment of perfection in our chaotic everyday life. Capturing with the camera the fleeting moment in which everything is correctly arranged before it irrevocably disappears again.

Even if I am fascinated by the human peculiarities in public space, but my focus is now clearly on graphic photography. The person is important in my pictures, but is rarely the only focus. And so I create my very own view of urban space with shapes, light and perspective.

What has been the biggest lesson you have learned as a photographer?

That photography is an ongoing journey, with bits and pieces everywhere that ultimately…