Marsel van Oosten is a professional nature photographer from the Netherlands. His images are most known for his graphic approach to composition. In his work he tries to simplify, to get rid of the extraneous: Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
His images are featured in galleries and museums, and are used worldwide in advertising, design, and magazines such as National Geographic. In addition to winning the overall title International Nature Photographer of the Year two times in a row, as well as the overall title Travel Photographer of the Year, his awards include First Prizes in the European Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards, the Travel Photographer of the Year awards, and the Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards.
Together with his wife Daniella he owns Squiver, a company that organises specialized wildlife and landscape photography tours for small groups of all experience levels to spectacular locations worldwide.