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My first interview

Published December 12th, 2011

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I was born in Weiden, Germany, in 1985. I studied in Zittau where I am still living. I work for a software company, so I am no full time photographer.

Q: When or why did you decide to start taking pictures? Did someone influence you?

I started taking street pictures not long time ago. I think it was in March 2011 I took the first shot, please don´t ask about the quality of this one.
 I always liked to watch people when I was sitting anywhere drinking a coffee for example. I found it always interesting to see how they interact with each other, their faces when they talk. I imagined who they are, what dreams and fears they might have.
Then I watched a video of Joel Meyerowitz talking about his work, his thoughts and showing how he take his pictures. This was the moment I decided for me to go out on the street with my camera.

Q: Can you recall the first photo you took (or saw) that made you go WOW!?

I saw a lot of v ...

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