photo by Annemarie de Villiers
I was born in Hilden,
near Cologne in Germany.
After high school I decided
that the compulsory military service was
me and I opted to work in a hospital instead.
fascinated with the medical sector and
went on to study nursing in Stuttgart. After the training I worked as
a nurse at a university teaching
hospital until my photography hobby ‘pulled’ me away to study at
the London College of Printing (now LCC
and part of The University
of Arts London).
with a BA (hons) in photography in 1997
and have been working
as a freelance
photographer since then.
In my view nursing and
photography as professions are not as far apart
as it appears as people
are at the heart of them. In
both, positive results rely on successful
trust and attention to detail.
I live in Camberwell, South
My mobile number is 0044 (0)7970
18 26 46 and my email: