Angelos Tzortzinis


Angelos Tzortzinis is a Greek documentary photographer based in Athens. 

He graduated from the Leica Academy of Creative Photography in Athens and has been recognized with awards from Time Magazine (Wire Photographer of the Year), Picture of the Year International (POYi), Magnum Foundation, UNICEF, Sony and Visa Pour l’Image.

Tzortzinis has worked as a freelancer in Athens since 2007 and is a regular contributor to Agence France-Presse (AFP).

He has covered the Arab Spring in Egypt and Libya, the revolution in Ukraine, the Haiti earthquake, and has been documenting the lives of refugees and migrants in Greece, as well as the country’s economic crisis, for more than a decade.

World Press Photo Involvement:
Award-winning photographer 2021 Photo Contest

Angelos Tzortzinis on Social Media: 
Twitter: @atzortzinis    
Instagram: @angelos_tzortzinis

Angelos Tzortzinis

Image credit: Vasso Balou