Myrto Papadopoulos was born in Athens in 1978.
She finished her studies in 2003 after completing a five year Fine Arts degree, majored in Painting and Photography.
In 2003-2006 she starts working within the field of photojournalism and publishes in the main News Papers and magazines in Greece.
In 2006, she applies for a photojournalism degree at the International Center of Photography in N.Y (ICP) where she was granted a scholarship.
In 2007 she’s been selected to participate at the Eddie Adams workshop in NY, which is an intense four day gathering of the top professionals in photojournalism from all over the world. She has won various awards and nominations and has taken part in several exhibitions, including the Mois off de la photo 08 in Paris, the N.Y Photo Festival 09, the Biennale of young artists of Europe XIV bjcem 09, the Photoquai-2em Biennal du monde 09 at the Musee Quai Branly in Paris, the LOOK3 Between Photo Festival 2010 , the DUMBO Arts Festival 2011 in NY, The Athens Photo Festival 2011,2012 and more.
Her clients include TIME, GEO, Le Monde, DIE ZEIT, DAS Magazine, Corriere della sera, EL Mundo, La Stampa, Vision Magazine, Neue Zuger Zeitung, Tages Woche, Diario magazine, National Geographic Magazine (Greece), K magazine (Kathimerini) among others.
Today, she works as a freelance photographer and a filmmaker and is represented by Redux Pictures in NY.