Carol Körting was born in Bogotá, Colombia. She moved to Germany and after working as a freelance photographer, she studied photo editing at the Ostkreuz Schule für Fotografie in Berlin. She has collaborated as a photo editor at Der Freitag and at Zeit-Magazin in Berlin.
Currently she works as photo editor and scout photographer for the LFI Magazine, the independent magazine which features the best Leica photographers. She has been invited as a curator, to the 20 photographers convention in Veracruz, Mexico in collaboration with the Cuatro Caminos Photography Museum.
Carol has also given talks and presentations about self-promotion tools at the VII Masterclass in Berlin and in Bilbao at the Basquedokfestival. and moderated an interview with Charlotte Schmitz at the F3-freiraum für fotografie in Berlin. As a portfolio reviewer she is mostly interested in looking at documentary projects on contemporary issues. During the reviews, she is available to give her feedback and help develop photography projects already in progress, shot with any camera type.