Aktion Filmdose: Neues Fotografen-Portal tafoto

Sep 22

Aktion Filmdose: Neues Fotografen-Portal tafoto

Neulich nach der Arbeit: Ich ziehe einen wattierten A6-Umschlag aus meinem Briefkasten. Hierzu diese kleine Bildergeschichte: Ein geheimnisvoller Umschlag im Briefkasten … Absender: Dirk. Hm … Dirk? Welcher Dirk? Drin steckt: eine Filmdose. Eine Filmdose? Mal aufmachen. Oh … was ist das? Ah – ein Kinder Schoko Drop. Gleich mal essen. Und ein...

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Museum trip to Munich

Jan 29

Museum trip to Munich

Munich’s unique museum landscape is always good for not only one, but several photo exhibitions. With our photo group “Blau” we recently went on a trip there. In the Pinakothek der Moderne you can look at the work of Sabine Hornig, “Durchs Fenster” (Through the window) until February 26th. Large photographs of windows opening into empty...

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Discovery in New York: Igor Svibilsky

Nov 09

Discovery in New York: Igor Svibilsky

On tidying up my desk, I found the businesscard of Igor Svibilsky whom we had discovered during our travel to New York City in May. The Ukrainian photographer has lived in the state of New Jersey since 1998. We discovered his series ‘Ancient Forest’ in the Soho Photo Gallery in Manhattan. Luckily, we were also able to chat with the artist himself, who...

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Photographers introduced: Ben Baker

Sep 15

Photographers introduced: Ben Baker

Ben Baker, a photographer from Australia who has lived and worked in New York City (and elsewhere) for more than ten years, struck me recently as an extremely attentive, often humorous portraitist. I had the opportunity to put some questions to him recently. From my questions, you will know why I like his work … 1. How did you get into photography in the first...

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Introducing Photographers: Anne-Kristin Vahle

Jul 29

Introducing Photographers: Anne-Kristin Vahle

Anne-Kristin Vahle, like me, took part in the summer academy ‘Creative Photography’ in Paderborn, 2008. She struck me as a photographer with a special creativity and an unprejudiced approach to photography. Anne-Kristin is 25 years old and grew up in Paderborn in the North-West of Germany. She did her medical studies in Münster and since January 2010,...

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