I have completed a master’s degree in communication studies and was a film critic before entering the world of photography. I have been writing about photography and photographers since the 1990s and have been editor-in-chief of fotoMAGAZIN in Hamburg since 2019.
It shatters our habits of seeing or imagining and shows us the action from a new, surprising perspective. The image is supposed to dynamically enhance the sport shown.
As a student I earned my pocket money with shots of concerts and attended seminars about the history of photography at university. Since then I have been collecting photo books and have been visiting as many photo exhibitions as possible. I originally came across photo magazines because I wanted to interview the great photographers of these days. I still like to do that. Furthermore, I am always delighted when I discover a new, great talent.
Think out of the box! Get inspired somewhere else and don't copy stuff. Go outside with your camera and try new things. And stick with it; don't get discouraged when an idea doesn't work out and the job gets frustrating.