At the end of last year I was asked to contribute an image, to a recently launched photo edition by the German magazine “Emotion”. The idea behind the selection is, that the image possesses a strong emotional quality for the photographer. I chose a picture that was taken near a national parc in Thailand in 2010, where millions of bats leave their cave at dusk every night, to hunt for food. An overwhelming and poetic sight.
You can buy the photo HERE!
My first logbook entry marks a very sad occasion.
On Saturday, April 2 my soulmate Marc died in Berlin. He would have turned 41 today. The last time we spoke we talked about his new book ‘Hobalala’, how happy he was that he had finished it in time, and that we would meet up soon for his birthday.
Hard to believe that there will be no more mutual adventures, like the one last year, where we raced through Hanoi on dodgy motorbikes.
I miss him terribly. He made me laugh and drove me mad. Farewell old sport.
For my book “Toast Hawaii” he wrote a short story, which you can read here: