Marrakech is located in central Morocco, founded in the 11th century. It used to be the capital of the kingdom of Morocco. known also as “the Red City”.
Marrakech is a city of contrasts, where the ancient and the modern marge. The Medina, with its narrow streets, alleys bustling souks, cheap and expensive restaurants, and many hidden gorges riads. while the Ville Nouvelle aka Guiliz district is home to designer boutiques, stylish restaurants, and cafes.
No matter where you go in Marrakech, you’re sure to be captivated by its magic, and vibrant atmosphere.

What sets Abdellah’s work apart is his ability to connect with his subjects, be they the labyrinthine alleyways or the expressive faces of the Marakshis. Through his lens, the city comes alive with the stories it holds, etched into the very fabric of its streets. Beyond his technical prowess, Abdellah Azizi’s passion for his craft is palpable. He is not merely a photographer, but a storyteller who weaves narratives with every frame. His images transcend the visual, evoking a sensory experience that lingers long after the gaze has moved on.
In a city that’s a tapestry of colours, culture, and history, Abdellah stands as a sentinel, capturing moments that might otherwise slip through time’s fingers. His work is a testament to the enduring magic of Marrakech.

Marrakech - garden
Jamaa El Fena
Jardin majorelle
Mosque marrakech
Street food vendor - marrakech

A city to discover

Marrakech is a city that needs to be explored. Mint tea, spices, and rich colors, these are just a few of the things that come to mind when we imagine Marrakech. The City of Lbahja (Joy) is a photographer’s dream, with endless opportunities to capture the perfect photo where it’s in the many of the Medina, or in a riad door or terrasse, in Jamma Lfena square, or inside the Majorelle garden.



Through images; the 2016 United Nations Climate Change Conference

Moroccan dance - COP 22 Marrakech

Maallam photo series

Abdellah joined Thomas to document some of many craftsmen of Media

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