Archive for September, 2010

Scenes of gloom in an abandoned German town

I went recently to Dessau in the German state of Saxony-Anhalt. This former East German industrial town is a prime example of what has been happening for two decades now in the former East Germany: industries have collapsed, jobs have been lost and young people have moved out. Apartment blocks have been torn down, because […]

A tired music legend and some PocketWizards

A living legend of the music industry Quincy Jones visited Berlin recently and I had the pleasure of photographing him. Among many others, that is, and understandably the whole show was a clear burden to the man. Anyway, he has tons of fascinating stories to tell and a mindboggling careeer spanning several decades and involving […]