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Here you will find information about Stefan’s involvement in current and future TV productions, as well as his photographic projects. Also, this will be the place where you will find out more about any other artsitic involvement that Stefan has, that might even be going photography and TV. So make sure to check back often in order to stay up to date about his activities.

Ocean Photographer of the Year 2021

Ocean Photographer of the Year 2021

We are happy to announce that Stefan won the 2021 "Ocean Photographer of the Year - Collective Portfolio" Award with is portfolio of the emperor penguins of Atka Bay. By showing a long-held committment to one species (emperor penguins) and even one place (Atka Bay,...

2nd Edition of NatureTalks

2nd Edition of NatureTalks

Stefan will be speaking for a second time at Nature Talks Photo Festival. Together with a selection of 25!! top-notch Nature Photographers from all over the world. The Photo Festival will take place on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th March 2021. And you can follow the...

NatureTalks Online Photo Festival

NatureTalks Online Photo Festival

We are very delighted to announce that Stefan will be speaking at the very first digital edition of the Dutch Nature Talks Photo Festival. Together with a selection of 25!!top-notch Nature Photographers from all over the world we will make this year unforgettable. The...

Penguin Book First Feedback

Penguin Book First Feedback

After the first books have been shipped and also received by customers, we have gotten some incredible feedback. People are very moved by the photos and the stories and Stefan has received countless personal Thank You notes. Even high ranking producers of the BBC NHU...

Expected Shipping Delayed

Expected Shipping Delayed

Unfortunately, due to the recent outbreaks of Corona all throughout Europe, there will be a slight shipping delay for Stefan’s first book “Penguin – A Story of Survival“. Instead of November 2nd, Stefan now expects the book to ship on November 12th, 2020. That being...

Penguin Book First Feedback

Penguin Book available for Pre-Order

Finally, after many months of hard work, you can pre-order Stefan’s first book about the emperor penguins of Atka Bay and their “Penguin Love” story. The book will come in two language editions: German: Die Gemeinschaft der PinguineEnglish: Penguin – A Story of...

Photo Auction at ICFJ

Photo Auction at ICFJ

As of today, two of Stefan’s images are being auctioned for a good cause. Together with many other internationally renowned photographers, Stefan has joined the initiative “Visions and Visionaries – The World Through the Eyes of National Geographic Photographers” of...

Montier Festival Cancelled

Montier Festival Cancelled

With the current numbers of positive COVID-19 tests on the rise, unfortunately the organizers had to cancel this year’s Montier festival. I am quite sad about this, but I can completely understand the decision. The health and safety of people always comes first and...

Penguin Book Proof Stage

Penguin Book Proof Stage

Last weekend Stefan worked on the proofs of his upcoming penguin book “Penguin – A Story of Survival” and made sure, that all images will be printed in the best quality possible. For those unfamiliar with the stages of a book: upon receiving the proofs it is the...

Penguin Book Layout Finished

Penguin Book Layout Finished

Finally, after months of selecting the photographs, conceptualizing and writing the story, many correction rounds and layouting we are nearing the end of the design process of my book “Penguin – A Story of Survival”. Yesterday, I added my final comments to the layout...

Montier Festival Cancelled

Large Exhibition Announced

All being well, Stefan will be attending and exhibiting at one of the largest exhibition festivals in Europe: the 24ème Festival International de la Photo Animalière et de Nature in Montier-en-Der in France (19th-22nd November, 2020). Come by and say hello, or ask any...