A brand new book is here!

A brand new book is here!

Dear Photographic Friends, After years of writing, preparing and anticipating, my brand new e-book “Seeing Simplified – How to see and craft great imagery” is finally here! Although the craft of photography is my passion, I have always taken delight in writing. A few years ago, I started to jot down my photographic observations. Soon [...]

The Wall

The Wall

Exactly twenty-nine years ago my parents crossed the border from East to West Berlin. I clearly remember entering West Berlin. It felt as if we had embarked on a new world adventure. The city was full of life and prosperity. Freedom was in the air. On the west side of the Berlin Wall were special [...]

Interview with Jens Krauer

Interview with Jens Krauer

During our recent trip to Europe I had the privilege to sit down with one of my favourite photographers, Jens Krauer. We had a casual but in-depth conversation about photography, seeing, inspiration, the creative process and much more. I thought I would share it with you. Enjoy! Please feel free to share your thoughts. All [...]

Photographic dispatches from London and Berlin

Photographic dispatches from London and Berlin

I am writing this blog post from my hotel room in Berlin to share with you some photographic titbits from our trip to Europe. We started off in London where I was leading the Visual Poet Experience Workshop. Christian Cross, a London-based photographer was assisting me on this incredible weekend of photography, learning, challenging ourselves [...]

The photographic exhibition “Capture Dreams”

The photographic exhibition “Capture Dreams”

On behalf of fellow artists and myself I am delighted to invite you to enjoy the photographic exhibition “Capture Dreams,” part of the must-attend Capture Photography Festival in Vancouver. This group exhibition will be held at the Listel Hostel from April through September. Many thanks to the organizers of the Festival for inviting me (thank [...]

Advice: Shoot, shoot and shoot a lot! Really?

Advice: Shoot, shoot and shoot a lot! Really?

A few months ago Kasia and I watched an excellent documentary about the life and work of one of the great photographers, Sebastiao Salgado, titled “The Salt of the Earth.” The imagery and narrative of this fascinating film make it a must-see for every photographer. One moment, in particular, caught my attention and started me [...]