3 Days left to support the Indiegogo campaign for the Hemp Book

11-21-2018 It’s been an exciting time the four weeks of crowdfunding, kind of feels like a year in itself. Please read the latest and last newsletter for more and check out my publication in The Outdoor Journal.   A true conservationist is a man who knows that the world is not given by his fathers,…

The GOOD NEWS Newsletter

11-06-2018 Aren’t we thriving for the good news in a way? Of course the bad ones are catchier, but negativity isn’t something to dwell in, hence I have started the Hemp Newsletter, that is somehow becoming the GOOD NEWS. If you want to follow up on this weeks read, please check out the newsletter under…

Crowdfunding for HEMP book is on!

  10-23-2018 Yesterday was the official start for the crowdfunding campaign that Maren Krings has started to get support for her long-term project on the hemp plant. Over the years you have probably seen many of her posts on hemp, made from a total of sixteen different countries, she visited for the investigative research on…

Online Journal publication on hemp

04-07-2018 My quest on hemp has been going for almost 2 years now and first results are being produced. At the moment I am in Zürich, Switzerland at the trade fare “Criterion” with four of the players of my hemp story: Werner Schönthaler (Hempstone), Alpenpioniere, Ecopassion and Glärnisch Textil. Really the well known company “Freitag”…

Special exhibition on hemp at the “Criterion” fair in Zürich

03-20-2018 From April 5th – 8th the ambitioned trade fair “Criterion” will take place in Zürich. Act different and do better is their claim. Hence it came at no surprise that the special exhibition this year will focus on hemp. I will be presenting my current state of work on the book on hemp on Sunday April…

Ausstellung verlängert

09-01-2017 Im Rahmen des 41. Kirchtags (24. September 2017) im Museum Tiroler Bauernhöfe in Kramsach, freue ich mich das die Ausstellung bis zum 09. Oktober verlängert wurde. Wer Interesse hat, die Fotoausstellung “Alpine Reflexionen” ist jeden Tag von 9.00-17.00 Uhr zu besichtigen! Due to the event of Kirchtag on the 24th of September, the photography exhibition “Alpine reflexions”…

Hanf – Samen für eine neue Welt

06-27-2017 Hemp seems to celebrate a certain renaissance at the moment. The ancient plant has finally been rediscovered for all the brilliant qualities it has! Without wanting to be in the middle of a hype I discovered hemp for myself a year ago in the beautiful South Tyrollean village of Tschengls… and this is where the adventure…

Official Tirol calendar 2018

03-01-2017 It’s official now, the Tirol calendar 2018 is off into printing now. Happy to have had the chance of doing the whole calendar with my impressions throughout the year! Seit heute ist es „gedruckte Sache“, der Tirol Kalender 2018 wird ein ganzes Jahr meiner Tirol Impressionen zeigen.  

February Servus – Magazine

02-24-2017 Have you checked out Februarys issue of Servus in Stadt und Land – magazine? I got my story on Joseph „Seppi“ Salvenmoser from Kitzbühel in it. Diesen Monat ist im Servus Magazin der Artikel über Joseph „Seppi“ Salvenmoser von Kitzbühel erschienen. Anbei eine kleine Vorschau!

Surreal experience: Faroe Islands

02-20.2017 I just returned from a stunning trip to the Faroe Islands, working on several photographic productions and fine tuning my knowledge on landscape photography in a great seminar with Hasselblad ambassador and outdoor photographer Lars Schneider. Frisch von der Insel retour, bin ich noch tief beeindruckt von den Impressionen der Färöer! Eine spannende Zeit…

Merry x-mas and a wonderful 2017!

12-27-2016 2016 was a very special year! New paths, new friendships, new projects and many wonderful old contacts and friendships that were able to be renewed, marked this year! Thank you for your trust and the great cooperations as well as the many open doors I found during my travel through Europe and the US! May 2017…

READING-SAMPLER

Reportage Deutsch Reportage – Online Journal Criterion, Hanf – Schweiz, 2018 Reportage – Outdoor Magazin, Halti – Finnland 2018 Reportage Runners World – Der laufende Bauer, Austria 2017 Reportage Kitzbüheler Anzeiger – Handicap, Österreich 2014 Reportage – GUT Magazin, Schafscherer, Österreich 2014 Reportage – Servus Magazin, Grassausläuten Tux, Österreich 2012 Reportage – NORR Magazin, Värmland…

Tanzen auf Schnee

05-10-2016 Anmutig sind sie, die Tänzer auf  Telemarkski, welche im Kniefall ihre Kurven nehmen und durch Eleganz und ein gewisses Quäntchen Ruhe die Hektik des alpinen Wintersportes durchbrechen. Und noch etwas: es werden immer mehr! Anfang des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts erfand der Norweger Sondre Norheim im Südnorwegischen Morgedal den Prototyp des heutigen Telemark-Skis. Die Bindung aus…

Using summer to its fullest

09-27-2016 I have neglected my newsfeed on the website a bit for the better of my portfolio. It has been an incredibly interesting and busy summer so far. Traveling throughout the alpine regions of Europe, following stories, reportages and jobs has created a new body of work. The images will soon fill the different sections of my…

BOOK Tux-Finkenberg: Eine Höhenlinie weiter

07-11-2016 In 2014 the German photographer, Maren Krings, was commissioned by Tux-Finkenberg Tourist Board to produce a new photographic album of the Tux valley entitled Tux-Finkenberg: Looking Beyond the Contour Lines. It represents a photographic documentation of the Tux valley over a period of two-and-a-half years and across all seasons. With a resolute focus on…

RAAM 2016 is history!

06-26-2016 It’s been crazy 11 days, 17 hours and 30 minutes, not just for the german RAAM rider Julian Eisenbeis, but also for his entire crew, which I was part of in oder to photo document the are behind the scenes. It will probably take me a couple days to reflect on this really intense…

Racing RAAM is not a pleasure ride

  06-19-2016 Since Tuesday the 14th of June over fifty solo racers are competing in what is known as the wordless toughest bike race, the Race Across America. I am in the support team of Julian Eisenbeis, who started this year as a Rookie rider and has been racing really strong! So far he is…

Documenting the Race Across America 2016

06-13-2016 About half a year ago a friend asked me if I was interested to join the support-crew of the german cyclist Julian Eisenbeis, who was going to do the Race Across America 2016. The answer without too much thinking was YES! Having cycled down the East Coast of the US, my appreciation and respect for…

2,5 years of Tuxertal in pages; It’s finally done!

05-20-2016 Zweieinhalb Jahre sind vergangen, seitdem ich an dem Projekt über die Region Tux-Finkenberg begonnen habe zu arbeiten. Die Herausforderung einen neuen Bildband über die Region zu erstellen war eine große und wirklich schöne! 144 Seiten erzählen nun von den ruhigen, wilden, lustigen, tief gehenden, spektakulären, meditativen und vor allem menschlichen Dingen welche “man”  in diesem Tiroler…

Mamalila, flexibel wie ein Kangaroo

04-01-2016 Gemeinsam mit der Erfinderin der Mamalila Jacken, Vicki Marx, startete meine Woche. Im Tuxertal fanden wir die perfekte Location um die Outdoorjacken der Kollektion in Szene zu setzen. Ich kann zwar nicht aus eigener Erfahrung reden, aber das System hält was es verspricht, unsere Models schienen glücklich, während sie ihr kleines Baby durch die Berglandschaft…

Let’s get physical; A new lifestyle?

03-17-2016 Jeder hat seine eigene Motivation Sport zu treiben! Weg vom Büro, weg von der Arbeit, weg aus der Muckibude! Genau hier fängt der Sport an ein Lifestyle zu werden. Eine Art und Weise die Seele baumeln und laufen zu lassen, eine neue Art zu entspannen. Neue Werke zu sehen unter SPORT. Everybody has got their…

Bringing some warmth and love to this winter

03-16-2016 Am vergangenen Wochenende hat der Winter nochmal gezeigt was er kann. Das Brautpaar trotzte der Kälte mit aller Wärme, die Liebe eben so hervorbringen kann. Und siehe da es ist möglich, auch im grauen „Vor- Frühlingserwachen“ eine bunte und freudige Hochzeit zu feiern. Alles Gute dem Brautpaar! Last weekend winter reminded us that it is…