• 1979 born in Carinthia/Austria.
  • 1999-2004 studies at the institute for theoretical and applied translatology at the University of Karl Franzens in Graz. Magister degree in translation for Spanish and Italian.
  • 2005 start to work as freelance photographer.
  • 2006 internship at “Stern” magazine in Hamburg.
  • 2007 winner of “Gabriel Grüner Stipendium” together with Alexandra Frank powered by the reportage agency Zeitenspiegel. Project: Investigations on the position and role of women and girls in the neo-fascistic environment in Germany today.
  • 2008 one of 12 worldwide winners of “Focus on Monferrato”-Masterclass, powered by Toscana Photographic Workshop.
  • 2009 short-listed for Joop Swart Masterclass.
  • 2010 participating at LUMIX festival für jungen fotojournalismus with exhibition on Circus Roncalli.
  • 2012 VG-Bildkunst scholarship granted for long-term project on "pimps and prostitution".
  • 2014 ongoing bookprojekt: "Hajusom. Theater of the future".
  • Member of laif photo agency.
  • Languages: German, English, Spanish, Italian, Austrian sign language.
  • Published at:  Stern, Stern.de, Geo Wissen, Financial Times Deutschland, WWF, Die Zeit, Der Spiegel, GEOlino, National Geographic World/Kids, View, Die Presse, Welt am Sonntag, Rolling Stone Magazin Italia, Chrismon Plus, Impulse ecc.