My name is Maciej. It is pronounced “Maah-tzee-ey”. My nickname is Maciek, pronounced “Maah-tzyeck” and that’s how most people call me. If this is too difficult then just call me “Magic”. Maciej’s equivalent in English is Matthias.

Drink stand at Sonepur Mela in India.
A night out in Cardiff, UK.
The nightlife in Cardiff, UK.
Superman in Cardiff, UK, Europe. Street photography.
Maciej Dakowicz: Cardiff After Dark book

Latest News:
• 9 June 2014 – in Poland until October 2014.
• 7 March 2014 – back in Mumbai from South East Asia.
• 14 December 2013 – away in South East Asia visiting Thailand, Cambodia and Myanmar.
• 10 July 2013 – left London and moved to Mumbai, India.
• 10 March 2013 – joined the international street photography collective In-Public.

Upcoming Workshops:
• 20 October 2014 – 26 October 2014 – a week-long street photography workshop in Varanasi, India during Diwali festival. FULLY BOOKED.
• 27 October 2014 – 2 November 2014 – a week-long street photography workshop in Varanasi, India during Chhath Puja festival. FULLY BOOKED.
• 17 November 2014 – 23 November 2014 – a week of street photography in Mumbai, India. FULLY BOOKED.
• 1 December 2014 – 7 December 2014 – a week of street photography in India. Rajasthan – Jaipur and Jodhpur (and maybe Pushkar).
• 8 December 2014 – 19 December 2014 – two weeks of street photography in India. Rajasthan – Jodhpur, Pushkar, Ajmer, Bundi and Jaipur.
• 9 March 2015 – 22 March 2015 – two weeks of travel and street photography in the small towns of Myanmar.


Maciej Dakowicz is a Polish travel, reportage and street photographer, traveller and gallerist currently based in Mumbai, India. He is one of the founders of Third Floor Gallery in Cardiff, a member of the Polish street photography collective Un-Posed and the international street photography collective In-Public. Maciej’s photos have been widely published and exhibited around the world, shown at photo festivals and he is a recipient of numerous awards. He was profiled among world’s leading street photographers in the “Street Photography Now” book published by the British publisher Thames & Hudson, who also published Maciej’s first monograph “Cardiff After Dark” in October 2012.