Auf der Suche nach Wasser

Dead Waters – Rio Tajo – Valdecañas

On the my road trip, 200 km west before Madrid, curiosity lead me to the reservoir dam Valdecañas. Leaving the caravan a rotten smell entered my nose, increasing heavily as I walked closer to the water. While photographing I had to fight against the feeling of throwing up. From all places I have been so far […]

Starting a new Series „Seascapes“

After 7000 km being on the road I have been stranded in the south of Spain at Playa de Palmar. This morning something has drawn me to the sea. Packed with my camera equipment Zicco and I were marching down to the beach. I would like to share with you the first results. The new […]

North of Spain

From Barcelona to the Pyrenees. My journey brought me to Montsec – Montfalco. Beautiful mountain hostel in the middle of nowhere. In the 60´s a reservoir dam was build. Lots of fields in the valley were flooded and for ever lost. All people from the villages Fet, Finestra and Montfalco left the region. Here you see […]

Lack of Rain in Cànoves region Catalonia

My journey brought me to the northwest of Barcelona. A beautiful national park is placed close to the village Cànoves. Now at the end of July the ground is very, very dry. Ester, working of the ministry of environment told me that this year a lot of rain was missing. The water storage level up […]

Greetings from Jura – Switzerland

Today I crossed the boarder to Switzerland. We will take the road through the Jura mountains on small roads to able to stop any time. There is no lack of water here. Green meadows to left and right. I will take some pictures for the “Waterscape“ Series.

The project “Fading Ground“ has started

For the next three month I am on the road photographing the absence of water and of course continuing the waterscapes series along the way. From Berlin I went south passing the Harz Mountain to the Black Forrest, than to Switzerland (Jura) to Geneva to France, Grenoble and now sitting south in a mountain village […]

From the studio

Sometimes you have to try many times and overcome failure till you succeed. Finally I mastered the print. Happy studio time. Two more parts to go to finish the triptych.