Max Mann was born 29. December 1957 in California. He lived his first 8 years in United States until his family moved to Geneva, Switzerland. At the age of 12 the family moved to Denmark, where he has lived since. At the age of 13 his uncle introduced him to the art of photography and ever since it has been the main passion of his life. His professional background as a photographer is broad. He did Press Photography, Clinical Photography, Scientific Documentation and Arial Photography. As his life has progressed his main source of serenity and mindfulness has been the position as the spectator, thinking composition and seeing the world through the eye pieces of his camera. Photography being his main method of meditation it is also through travel photography he connects best to the core of other human beings and the life that surrounds him. He prides himself of the skills he has developed in connecting with these elements.