here you can find news of the photographer and important changes of this website. if you send me your email-address via contact form, i will gladly send you a short note! i promise to be extremely sparing and of course not to pass it on!
new in 2024:
fresh from the archive: encounters of a lifetime - i open my archive and travel through time ... i have been working on this chapter for some time now and will - hopefully! - discover much more. so: come again!
new in 2023:
fresh from the archive: my first car took me in 1981 from munich to italy, of course!
fresh from the archive: trees were my favourite motifs in my amateur days!
fresh from the archives: the beauty of auto-mobile architecture - small-format slides from old times.
finally i could visit the house where ernst jünger lived for a very long time and which is now dedicated to him and his brother friedrich georg as a museum. traces of an adventurous life!
fresh from the archives: kodachromes of my first trip to venice, over christmas 1982!
fresh from the archives: the InselBilderBuch (IslandPictureBook) from 1986 | 1988!
fresh from the archives: slides from a trip through morocco back in 1984!
the mansfeld museal calendar 2024 with 13 pictures of this series is available for 20€ + shipping!
_ now online: photographic observations of museums, collections and accumulations, of exhibitions, presentations and displays and their conditions in my now not so new home: „mansfeld museumal“!
_ via midjourney, an AI (artificial intelligence), i have now asked the us painter andrew wyeth, who died in 2009, to paint copper miners at the end of their shift exclusively for me - a motif he never used throughout his life, now realised in his typical manner. will wyeth turn in his grave or rise again excited about the new possibilities?
_ I have been appointed a full member of the German Society for Photography, DGPh!
_ who is decorating whom? fanny ardant, the great beauty (e.g. in françois truffaut's last film "on love and death", shot in 1983 by néstor almendros in beautiful b/w), can be seen here in any case in front of one of my venice pictures - incroyable! in december 2022 in paris shooting a film by benoît cohen, " ma france à moi " based on the novel of the same name: