I was born in 1984 in Lübeck.
2010 finished my apprenticeship as photographer in Hannover.
From 2010 to 2016 I studied photojournalism at the University of applied Sciences in Hannover, Germany, mainly taught by Prof. Rolf Nobel and Prof. Dr. Karen Fromm.
End of 2017 I graduated from the course Photojournalism and Documentary Photography at London College of Communication.

For the essay ‘Beyond the Sound of Castanets‘ I was awarded with the CNN Journalist Award 2015 in the category Photo.