Born and based in Lombardy, Italy, Marco Bottigelli studied IT at Milan University. Passionate about travelling, he turned to photography in his mid 20's. After 10 years photographing in the field he began to focus exclusively on producing high-end commercial travel images. During this time he accompanied customers across nearly every continent to experience the beauty and the challenge of travel and landscape photography. Marco combines rigorous planning with meticulous in-camera techniques and advanced post-processing skills to create images that are vibrant, colourful and emotional.
His images are regularly featured by leading magazines, calendars, national newspapers, books and are often chosen by global marketing agencies for corporate advertising campaigns. Clients include 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.
In 2014 he set up ClickAlps, a Premium Travel Photo Agency based in Italy which conducts photo tours Worldwide. Marco shares his skills and in-depth knowledge on tours for both Italian and international customers to photograph some of the most beautiful landscapes on Earth.