Biography

  • Born 1941 in Neuenhagen/Pommern
  • Childhood and youth in Schleswig-Holstein, near the Hanseatic-town Lübeck
  • Occupation: Policeman (Pensioner)
  • Nature photographer for 40 years
  • Memberships: Vargarda Fotoklubb (Sweden)
  • Areas of Travel:
  • - Germany: Northern and Eastern Sea Coast
    - Denemark: Northern and Eastern Sea Coast
    - Sweden: Hornborga See, Halle- u. Hunneberg, Öland, Dalarna, Jämtland, Lappland
    - Norway: Dovrefjell, Hardangervidda, Runde, Varanger, Svalbard
    - USA: Grand Teton-NP, Yellowstone-NP, Bosque del Apache, Alaska
    - Canada: Riding Mountain-NP, Wapusk-NP

  • Picture Publications: My photos have been published in magazines and books in Germany, Italy, Sweden, Denmark and Austria.
  • Commendations: I have received several awards and prizes at national competitions, including the a first prize in 1996 at the "Jahresfotowettbewerb der GDT" (Category: "the world in our Hand") at Lünen , Germany.
  • Photo equipment: Canon DSLR with lenes from 20 mm up to 500 mm