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  • Fischer Ski Touring Shoot – Kitzsteinhorn // Austria

    It is always special to shoot a commercial for a big brand. Especially when there are rough conditions outdoors. The first day I did a portrait series of the Fischer Ski Touring athletes. I super tiny location which made it  hard to set up the whole …

  • Adidas Eyewear – Kiroro // Japan

    After getting a call from Tobi Tritscher and Josh Absenger at the beginning of January about going to Japan to shoot for Adidas Eyewear I didn’t take much time to decide if yes or no. Let´s fly, produce and for sure let´s have a good time …

  • Tamara Molinaro – Red Bull TV // Austria

    This time I did a shooting with the female Italian rally talent Tamara Molinaro. It was a production for Red Bull TV. A pretty interesting thing because I had never shot rally before. They tested some new setups, so it was interesting to see what effort …

  • En Route // Canada

    Every time I travel for an assignment I bring my Leica M cameras. I went to Canada over Newfundland / Labrador and via Toronto. The destination was Ottawa because I had to shoot the Red Bull Crashed Ice final stage in the city centre. In between …

  • Red Bull Crashed Ice – Ottawa // Canada

    The final stage of the Red Bull Crashed Ice in Ottawa, Canada. Shooting  the final stage with friends is always great. Great team work and effort made the time in Canada special. Spending hours on the super cold ice cross course, temperatures close to -30 degrees …

  • Bike Magazine – Livigno // Italy

    In autumn, last year, I spent a few days shooting for the Bike Magazine in Livigno, Italy. At the time temperatures were already rather cold but the beautiful weather made Livigno a super nice trip with few people around, endless bike opportunities and great company. What …

  • Luca Tribondeau – Leica Camera // Austria

    At the end of last year I shot a story about the Austrian Freeskier Luca Tribondeau. Luca competed at the Olympics in Sochi and he will for sure take part in the Olympic winter games next year. He’s a really cool guy who puts everything into …

  • Les temps changent. – Bad Gastein // Austria

    Les temps changent is a project I rolled out at the end of last year,. Great teamwork made this project a highlight of last year. I had the chance to shoot in one of the most impressing buildings of Bad Gastein, Austria. A short time frame, …

  • RBKTR World Final 2016 – Belgrade // Serbia

    Flying to Serbia is always nice, especially to shoot the Red Bull King of the Rocks World Final. A one on one Basketball tournament. A crazy atmosphere with a full stadium and people getting crazy, especially if a guy from Serbia wins the world final. A …

  • MTB Enduro Road Trip – Markus Pekoll // Montenegro

    At the beginning of the year I had the idea to go on a road trip with MTB Downhill Pro Markus Pekoll from Austria. He is a good friend of mine and he is always ready for new adventures at the end or the before the …

  • LUFTHANSA WORKSHOP – FRANKFURT // GERMANY

    What an honor to be invited to the Lufthansa HQ in Frankfurt to give a presentation and motivation speech. My cousin, Lukas Zeilbauer and me were super motivated to give it a go in Frankfurt. At the end it turned out to be a great day …

  • AIRPOWER16 – ZELTWEG // AUSTRIA

    Most of the time I have to travel far, but this time was great. I only had to drive to the location about one hour. I mean to shoot the Airpower for Red Bull is a big honor. This event takes places every third year, and …

  • PHILIPP JOSEPHU – SALZBURG // AUSTRIA

    As part of the Red Bull Photography Academy we had to shoot the theme ‚urban‘. So I was shooting with Phil Josephu, who is one of the best and most technical skaters in Austria. The location was the Cage Skatepark in Salzburg. I produced a series …

  • PASCAL BUEB – GUSSWERK // AUSTRIA

    Double exposure in Freerunning. My goal was to shoot double exposure straight out of the camera as back in the days. No photoshop, just straight images. I found a super nice location during the Red Bull Photography Academy and I produced real double exposure images of …

  • INSTAGRAM FEATURE

    Thanks for the roses and for the feature. It is great to see something like that. A big honor and a really good motivation boost. Keep this thing going and growing. Read more on redbull.com

  • FM4 FREQUENCY FESTIVAL – ST. POLTEN // AUSTRIA

    Shooting at the FM4 Frequency Festival was a completely new experience for me. We had the chance to give it a go during the Red Bull Photography Academy. I need to say I have never been at a festival before, so everything was new. The Leica …

  • MIKE SILLER – GUSSWERK // AUSTRIA

    Shooting a B-Boy in a random place in just a few minutes as part of the Red Bull Photography Academy can be quite tricky. But I found some nice spots to shoot him inside a building with available light. The Leica SL (Typ 601) was the …

  • DOMINIK HERNLER & FELIX GEORGII – AUSEE // AUSTRIA

    Shooting with the under water housing is always something special. This time I had the chance to shoot some of the best Wakeboard athletes in Austria during the Red Bull Photography Academy. If you don´t have a lot of time, make it happen, this was the …

  • FLO NEUSCHWANDER – KLEINARAL // AUSTRIA

    Shooting in the mountains is always great, especially when you are shooting with Flow. A super nice guy, always motivated and a cool person. Waking up at 5 in the morning, searching for spots, and shooting straight away with available light during the Red Bull Photography …

  • TOM OEHLER – KLEINARL // AUSTRIA

    Tom is a super nice guy from Austria, always motivated, always on the go, and never bored. The tricky thing was to shoot at a place, where it had not the best trails for MTB. But as I said there is always a chance to get …

  • JERICOACOARA // BRAZIL

    Spending time in Brazil is special. I have never been to Brazil before, so there was this chance to go there for 3 weeks hanging out on the beach. Surfing every day, chilling at the beach, meeting super nice people and making friends for life. It …

  • BERGWELTEN SHOOTING RAMSAU // AUSTRIA

    Linas first mountain. A telephone call and the question if I could shoot a story with a little girl and her father in Ramsau. My answer: Sure, I can, no problem at all. It was great to shoot with Lina, she is 4 years old, and …

  • RED BULL AIR RACE – BUDAPEST // HUNGARY

    Coming straight from the Swatch Beach Volleyball Major Series in Gstaad, Switzerland is not the most energy saving thing. But it is great to push the boundaries and your skills. The weather issues were a super hard thing in Budapest. Normally it is bluebird every day, …

  • SWATCH BEACHVOLLEYBALL MAJOR SERIES – GSTAAD // SUI

    A crazy atmosphere over the whole week in Gstaad. People over people in the stadium, super nice weather over the whole week, and action loaded games on the court. It is super exhausting to shoot the whole day, game after game, but at the end you …

  • SCHLADMING-DACHSTEIN GOLF COMMERCIAL // AUSTRIA

    Shooting a commercial for Schladming-Dachstein is special. I was not doing a lot for companies at home in the past, so this was one of first ones, where I was shooting at home. The Golfsafari, where we had to shoot four Golf courses in 2 days. …

  • BERGWELTEN SHOOTING – SOELKTAL // AUSTRIA

    Shooting for the Bergwelten Magazin is always special. Freedom, nature, nice people and being outdoors. It is great to shoot at the Sölktal because it’s super close to my home, some would call it home at such a distance. Finally we produced a nice story for …

  • EUROBIKE COMMERCIAL SHOOTING // AUSTRIA

    This year it was the second time, I was shooting the Eurobike Media Days in Kirchberg, Tirol. For me it is always a pleasure to shoot for the Eurobike. Such a nice team, with super nice people along the way. The bike marke is huge, and …

  • BERGWELTEN SHOOTING – ISTRIA // SLOVENIA

    Usually I shoot in Austria for the Bergwelten Magazine, but this time the location was in Istria, Slovenia. Pretty damn good. In Austria, it was still cold, so we had to go somewhere else to shoot for the upcoming issue. A nice hiking tour, nice people …

  • MOTO GP SHOOTING SPIELBERG // Austria

    Shooting in Spielberg is always special. No long travels, a nice atmosphere, nice people and loud engines. This time was really cool, to see and meet people like Marc Marquez, Dani Pedrosa, Jonas Folger, Sandro Cortese and Linsey Vonn. A lot of tasks to shoot the …

  • CHIBA – TOKIO // JAPAN

    To meet new cultures is always special. Especially when you land in Japan for a job. I always try to fill some times off during a job to walk around and experience a country. Most of the time, it is always a short experience but I …

  • RED BULL AIR RACE // JAPAN

    It is always a pleasure to shoot the Red Bull Air Race, but Japan was kind of special because I have never been to Japan. A new culture a new location and kind of a new experience. Sleeping was pretty tricky due to a time difference …

  • WINGS FOR LIFE WORLD RUN // GEORGIA

    Running for those who can´t. If you pair a great event with emotions, fun, amazing people and a good cause, love is the answer. It was such a nice experience to shoot this awesome event in such a nice country. I never thought to go to …

  • APIN SHOOTING HOCHKOENIG // AUSTRIA

    Shooting for the Alpin magazine in Austria. A nice E-Bike story, with super cool people in a great surrounding. A journey, with really good food, nice trails, and effortless riding. At the end we produced a nice story for the magazine.

  • PARIS // FRANCE

    After my assignment for Red Bull Can You Make It? 2016 I stayed in Paris for 2 more nights. I wanted to see, feel and experience this nice place. The only thing what was hard for me, was that I was kind of tired and feeling …

  • RED BULL CAN YOU MAKE IT? // EUROPE

    An assignment for Red Bull shooting Red Bull Can You Make It? 2016. A big event for students coming to Europe from all over the world. There were 5 starting points in Europe and they needed to make it to Paris in one week without any …

  • FREE SKI – POWDER ALERT // Austria

    Ski fellows called me saying that they would need some photos for their upcoming DVD, and they are going to bring out a booklet for it. So there was only one thing we needed, snow, a lot of snow. Luckily it was snowing a lot in …

  • FLORENCE // ITALY

    I had an afternoon on my own in Florence before my assignment started the next day. So I walked around to check out the beautiful city. There are so many beautiful places all over the planet, but as far as I can say, Europe is for …

  • ANNECY // FRANCE

    During my assignment for Red Bull where we driving through Europe we stopped in Annecy for 2 hours. Walking around at such a cool place is a pleasure. We had just a short stop in the morning, but it is always worth it to see such …

  • ALPENDORF – COMMERCIAL SHOOT // AUSTRIA

    This winter it was kind of a challenge to find the perfect snow conditions in the alps to get a commercial shoot in. We managed to get the shoot in at a perfect timing this year. I was shooting a campaign for the ski school Alpendorf. …

  • ISTANBUL – COLOR // TURKEY

    Istanbul is a city which you´ll never forget. For me it was quite challenging, because I traveled there for a job, which got canceled when I arrived in Istanbul. So I had to rebook my flight back home, but I managed to stay in Istanbul for …

  • FRANKFURT AIRPORT // GERMANY

    Traveling is always nice, but sometimes quite challenging. Especially when you land in Frankfurt and have just 40 minutes to get on the next airplane. Over Frankfurt, in the air. Leica M Monochrom (Typ 246) // Leica APO-Summicron-M 50mm f/2 ASPH

  • JYVÄSKYLÄ // FINNLAND

    The beauty of Finland is the silence, the loneliness and the nature. Frozen lakes, empty places and cold winter temperatures. I had a short stay in Finland for a job, but I am sure that I´ll come back to enjoy the beauty of silence. Leica M …

  • ATSX RIDERS CUP – RAUTALAMPI // FINLAND

    It was quite a challenge to fly to Rautalampi, Finland. After telephone call 2 days before take off that I flew out to Rautalampi to shoot the ATSX Riders Cup. Super close connections between the flights, no luggage when I arrived and the film crew got …

  • BERLIN TEGEL AIRPORT // GERMANY

    Flying out to to Finland, with a stop over in Berlin. I had some time to shoot the really nice and old airport Berlin Tegel. The architecture is pretty amazing in a photographic view. Traveling opens the mind. Walk around, see and feel the scenery. Leica …

  • MERCEDES BENZ SHOOTING // AUSTRIA

    The winter was super weird so far in Austria. Warm temperatures and not much snow made it hard to shoot winter sceneries. I shot this series for Mercedes Benz #giantsontour with Tobi Tritscher, a professional Freeskier from Austria who is supported by Mercedes Benz.

  • Red Bull Air Race – Monument Valley // USA

    After the Red Bull Air Race in Dallas we went straight to Monument Valley for a teaser flight. Yes, Monument Valley. One of the greatest journeys ever. The whole trip was amazing. We took off in Dallas early in the morning. But not a charter flight, …

  • Red Bull Air Race – Dallas // USA

    Shooting the Red Bull Air Race in Fort Worth, Dallas, USA at the world famous NASCAR race track. The fastest motor sports series came to the Texas Motor Speedway. The grand stand is so huge, you can´t imagine. Around 200.000 people fit in the stadium. So …

  • BERGWELTEN SHOOTING OBERTAUERN // AUSTRIA

    Obertauern is a really nice place in Austria. I got a phone call to shoot a sledging story for the Bergwelten magazine. Super lucky with the weather and the snow conditions we managed to get a nice story. Check out the print version which is available …

  • DOLOMITES // ITALY

    The Dolomites. One of the most remarkable mountain ranges in the world I would say. Placed in the heart of South Tyrol, they have an interesting historical and political background. Needless to say, many places in the area have been declared UNESCO world heritage. The Three …

  • RED BULL AIR RACE – ASCOT // UNITED KINGDOM

    The Red Bull Air Race in Ascot at one of the most prestigious horse race track. Spending a week in Ascot with so many different experiences. At the beginning of the week shooting the Teaser over Waddesdon Manor and the Uffington White Horse. The first time …

  • RED BULL FIVE BLOCKS // Austria

    Bernd Zangerl of Austria invited the best climbers in the world for his athletes project in Galtür. The best climbers had to clear some high boulder problems. Moving around in Galtür from one high boulder to the other. Those guys were super relaxed, focused and kind. …

  • RED BULL X-FIGHTERS – MADRID // SPAIN

    The most prestigious event of the whole Red Bull X-Fighters Tour. Last Ventas de Toros delivered an amazing atmosphere. A whole week of shooting in super, super hot conditions. A great week with great people, a unique location and an awesome atmosphere. A week you never …

  • RED BULLETINS SHOOTING – MARKUS PEKOLL // CHILE

    In the middle of the Austrian Winter hopping into the airplane and starting off to Chile is not one of the worst thing you could do. When I arrived there, Markus Pekoll, the Austrian Downhill hero, was already in Chile training. I flew in and we …

  • RED BULL X-FIGHTERS – ATHENS // GREECE

    Shooting with the climbing legend Stefan Glowacz in Spielberg for his 50th birthday. Stefan flew in with a helicopter from Munich. It was nice having lunch with Stefan and the film crew and shooting at the Red Bull Ring race track while Stefan drove a BMW …

  • STEFAN GLOWACZ SHOOTING SPIELBERG // AUSTRIA

    Shooting with the climbing legend Stefan Glowacz in Spielberg for his 50th birthday. Stefan flew in with a helicopter from Munich. It was nice having lunch with Stefan and the film crew and shooting at the Red Bull Ring race track while Stefan drove a BMW …

  • EUROBIKE MEDIA DAYS // AUSTRIA

    Shooting for the Eurobike their new introduced Media Days project in Kirchberg was quite amazing. We had perfect weather, good food and and an awesome atmosphere. Many journalists and a lot of brands spent some days in Austria to see the new bikes for 2016.

  • WINGS FOR LIFE WORLD RUN – VERONA // ITALY

    Shooting at an amazing location, Verona. I had to shoot one of the really important start photos in the world. Checking out the location to get the perfect angle was pretty difficult, because you didn’t have many options. But finally I managed to get a spot. …

  • STIHL TIMBERSPORTS CHAMPIONSTROPHY – FLORENCE // ITALY

    In the beginning the weather was not the best for Florence, but at the end of the weekend it turned out pretty good. It was a cool experience to shoot at the Piazzale Michelangelo. We had long nights and packed days, but an awesome location for …