Born in 1963
Studies in Biology at the ETH Zurich; PhD in Entomology

Since 2000: Self-employed Photographer
Founder of FineArtPix Ltd – perfect FineArtPrinting in Black and White
(Carbonpigment prints) and Color 

Several books published: nature/wildlife, landscapes, architecture and cooking. 
Publisher of Edition Castel 

Yearly workshops in FineArtPrinting and Digital Capture
Author of the book "From Capture to Print" – a comprehensive guide to the digital
RAW workflow 

Phase One ambassador since 2014 
Works with PhaseOne/Alpa, Pentax 645z and Canon 5DsR 

Engaged for sustainability and environmental protection 

Several photo trips in different countries of the world