About Me

Prices and Awards

1997

BFF Price for the best Diploma in Photography DAAD Grant

2004

VG Bild Grant for „1000 Bhopals“

2005

Appointment by the DFA (Deutsche Fotografische Akademie)

2006

Nominated for Fringe Festival Award during the Reencontre in Arles, „Age of Kali“

2007

World Press Photo 3rd Prize Sport Feature Series (Soccer Fans at World Football Championship 2006)

2010

VG Bild Grant for Photo-Project „Hard Work“

2011

Hasselblad Award Semi-Finalist
Shortlisted for DZ Bank Price

2012

1st Reportage-Prize „Deutsche Wissenschaftsfotografie“

 

Teachings

2010

Photo-Workshops at FH Vorarlberg under Prof. Claudio Hils

2011

Photo-Workshop at Fotopension, Cologne

 

Editorial Clients

STERN magazine, GEO magazine, FOCUS, SPIEGEL, DIE ZEIT, CAPITAL, TIME magazine and others

Commercial Clients

AUDI magazine, DHL, RTL, Unitymedia, TUEV, RED CROSS, DWHH and others

Exhibitions

1997

Galerie Lichtblick/Köln: „Hijra – The Third Gender Of India“

Fototage Herten: „Flood In The Oderbruch“

2005

Fototage Mannheim: „The Bridge-Project: 24 Hours – 24 Photographers“

2006

Galerie Freelens: Act Of Faith – Part One

Fotofestival Reencontre Arles, France: „Age of Kali – Aid for Aids in India“

2007

Houston/Texas : „Contemporary German Photography: „Toy Soldiers“

Noorderlicht Fotofestival Grooningen, Netherlands: „Soccer Fans“

2008

Fotodoks Bad Aibling: „Sun City“

2010

Pixelprojekt Ruhrgebiet: „Hindus in Hamm“

2011

Tampere/Finland Backlight Festival: „Hindus in Hamm/Uentrop“

 

since 2007 member of the Photo-Agency LAIF/Cologne