How I got here:
Created pixel-art in DPaint on the Amiga way back in the day. Founded Internet startup while studying Informationswissenschaften at the University of Saarland, became interested in 3D graphics with 3D work subsequently featured in numerous publications as well as Maxon Cinema4D marketing materials. Worked as freelancer at various agencies. Founding member of med4you interactive devision (now: Haus & Gross) in 2001, moved on to build and lead the Haus & Gross TV/Motion Devision in creating and directing close to 100 national and international commercials as well as award-winning music videos and virals (Crew United Profile).
Awards & Honors:
2000 - MAXON Cineversity Award
2011 - "Saarländischer Staatspreis für Design" (2 Awards)
2013 - "Designpreis der Bundesrepublik Deutschland" (Nominee)
Weapons of Choice:
Earl Grey, hot.
Been there, done that:
Screendesign, Usability Engineering, HTML/CSS/Flash, CI, Illustration, Print-Design, CGI/3D Graphics, music sequencing, Editing, VFX, Compositing, Photography
Painting, playing the guitar, cooking, rare camera lenses (Iscoramas), good food, great wine and fine single malt scottish whiskey.
I live by this:
"People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and if they can't find them, make them." - George Bernard Shaw