Born in Athens Greece. Studied civil engineer at NTUA, Athens.
He worked as a freelance photographer and specialized in travel and social photojournalism since 1998. His work is published in all main Greek (ETHNOS, KATHIMERINI, NEA, National Geographic greek edition etc) and many foreign newspapers and magazines (NY Times, TIME, The Guardian, GEO, etc). He covered many stories in Europe, South America, Middle East and Asia. He was a member of Phasma2 group of photographers and also a member of Union of Press Photographers of Greece. His work has exhibited in Mylos Thessaloniki, Megaron Athens, TAF Athens, EXPO Japan, Museum of Modern Art Rethymnon. The last years he got involved with documentaries. His short documentary film “The Return” about the return of refugees to Kobane, Syria was screened in Technopolis, Athens. He is a member at the Union of Press Photographers of Greece and the Greek Documentary Association. Image gallery available at www.georgedetsis.com .