My name is Guido Grohmann, and I am an enthusiastic landscape and people photographer, pursuing this artistic form as a passionate hobby. Photography has become an important part of my life, allowing me to capture and preserve moments of beauty all over the world.
The image you see here is a glimpse into my early days as a photographer. Taken ten years ago, it depicts me on one of my initial trips after I embarked on my photography journey, armed with my first DSLR, a Canon 600D. It was during this time that I truly discovered my fascination for photography, and since then, my passion has only grown.
Over the past 10 years, I have been fortunate enough to embark on extensive travels around the globe. However, due to limitations in luggage space, I often found myself without a proper camera to capture the breathtaking landscapes and diverse cultures I encountered. Determined to change this, I have made it a personal goal to ensure that in the coming years, I will always have the means to capture the essence of my journeys through the lens of a high-quality camera.
In the meantime, I find solace in photographing the landscapes and people in my home country. Whether it is the captivating beauty of nature or the intriguing stories etched onto the faces of individuals, I am inspired by the diverse subjects that surround me. Exploring the rich landscapes and vibrant personalities of my hometown, Saarbrücken, Germany, has become a cherished part of my photography endeavors.
To further nurture my passion and connect with like-minded individuals, I am an active member of a photography club called studioCOMMUNITY. This community serves as a hub for local photographers in Saarbrücken, providing a space for collaboration, inspiration, and the exchange of ideas. Through this collective, I have had the opportunity to learn from and be inspired by fellow photographers, honing my skills and expanding my artistic vision.
Photography is an art form that constantly challenges me to see the world in a new light, to seek out beauty in unexpected places, and to capture the essence of fleeting moments. It is a hobby that allows me to express my creativity, share my experiences, and evoke emotions through visual storytelling. I am excited to continue this journey, evolving as a photographer, exploring new destinations, and capturing the wonders of both landscapes and people along the way.
2008 – January
Started my photography journey by heavily shooting product shots of wrist watches as part of ma daily job.
2012 – June
Joined studioCOMMUNITY e.V., a local photography club in my home town Saarbrücken, Germany.
2013 – June
Really started out to develop landscape photography a a hobby when visiting the great canyons and valley in Arizona and Utah, USA.
2014 – 2022
Trial, error, trial, error, trial, error, trial, error, trial, error, trial, error, trial, error, ….
2022 – 2023
Professional Photography Graduate of the New York Institute of Photography.