First Impressions I think it was in 2000 that I used an XPan (and a rangefinder purposely) for the first time. I worked as Art Director during those days and Hasselblad Germany was my client. I used it on two occasions: for a small campaign with the Asian model (see the example shots) and on a journey to Egypt. I wrote an article about using the camera on that trip and shot the photos for the article. I remember one phrase I used untill today: "... you can also use it as a ha
I did not quite know what to expect when I got there after missing a connection flight and in Europe and getting there 12 hours later than planned in desperate need of sleep. To my surprise I very much liked the city: the sea, the university the hilly streets and most of all the fantastic library. But I saw a lot of homeless people, pavements, streets and buildings in poor condition. Things I did not remember from other places I visited in the US before. The beginning of the
For many years the idea of making a trip to Israel hung in the back of my head. But it was not until 2009 that the idea transformed into a journey. Rüdi - a colleague of mine and his wife Boa went to Tel Aviv for Passover and I took advantage of this. I was also working on a book project at that time and did two interviews in Jerusalem.
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