Hotel Photography owned and operated by Janos Grapow is a company that specializes in Hotel and Hospitality Photography. With over 20 years’ experience photographing various types of hotels and the products they offer, interacting smoothly according to the daily operational requirements of the establishment, it is my mission to create emotional-marketing-oriented photographs. I also have extensive knowledge of emerging trends, attitudes and new technologies in the industry. Based in Rome, I have worked in Hotels in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Malta, Netherlands, Philippines, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, and the United Kingdom, as well as in Italy, which represents my core business. I have photographed over 250 Hotels, many of which belong to International Hotel Brands such as Accor, Best Western, Dorchester Collection, Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences, Hilton, IHG, Lungarno Collection, Marriott, Millennium Hotels, NH Hoteles, Small Luxury Hotels, Starhotels, Relais Chateaux, Rocco Forte Hotels, The Leading Hotels of the World and World Hotels.
Personal: I was born in South Africa in 1961 and have German citizenship. I live in Rome (Italy) and I am married with two children. I was educated in German and English schools, I am very fluent in English, Italian and a little less in German. I started my career as a freelance photographer in architecture and design, my work being published in leading Italian and international magazines (AD, Domus, Interni, Interior Design). I have specialized in photography in the Hospitality industry since 1995. I am willing to travel worldwide.