1964 born in Tübingen, grown up in Allgau, Bavaria
first documentary projects at the age of 17; travels as documentary filmmaker to South America, Africa, Asia and the whole of Europe; studies in psychology, pedagogy and sociology in Munich
director and dop of numerous documentaries and gaffer for Michael Ballhaus, Paolo Carnera, Benedikt Neuenfels i.a.
since 1998 director of photography
since 2005 teaching assignments, seminars and masterclasses