Jürgen Bürgin*

18.01.2013 in20:10 in Street Photographer -->


Jurgen Burgin was born in Lorrach in Germany in 1971. He was studying German literature, linguistics and economy in Freiburg and received a degree at the Albert-Ludwigs Universitat in Freiburg in 1998. He began to work for the movie business in Berlin in 1999 as a public relations manager for a film PR agency, and has since participated in the PR for numerous movie releases in Germany. In 2009 he started to develop his passion as an urban photographer, since then shooting in Berlin, Barcelona, Paris, London, San Francisco, Chicago and New York. In 2011 he was shortlisted for a Sony World Photography Awards in the category After Dark.