I enthusiastically started photography when I was eleven, a long time ago.
I never lost this enthusiasm.
I am male.
Köln / Cologne, Germany
viele denken, Photographie hätte nichts mit Kunst zu tun
es ist aber Kunst - wenn man es kann.
manchmal denke ich - ich könnte ich es schon ... :)
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"Interesting stream of work in here."
March 6th, 2018
"Großartige Fotografie. Und grandiose Kommentare."
July 13th, 2010
"my... i just love your pictures!"
May 27th, 2010
expensive destruction says:
"Anspruchsvoll und elegant"
June 17th, 2010
impossible whistle says:
clean, simple, effective,
I'm a fan."
May 9th, 2008
"... excellent compositions with such a hight aesthetics impact ... it's truly a risk to visit rainers work ... you can't stop to press the fave-button !
and last but not least you gotta love his honest and humorous way to communicate.
thank you for everything !"
May 12th, 2007
"Rainer's photography is a constant source of inspiration and amazement for me. There are few people on flickr I know who publish photos at such a constant high level of quality.
His work is full of quiet beauty, it's complicated and very easy at the same time. He is a master of composition, bringing complex scenes to life with a gentle hand and incorruptible eye. His talent is not only for photography but also for selecting locations. Rainer is a great observer of other peoples' images as well, mostly providing excellent feedback.
Rainer's love for light and mood is one of the things I enjoy so much in his images and he always seems to take a step back and let his images speak for themselves. He never tries to force a way of seeing on his viewers and allows us to make our own discoveries. This is a wonderful quality and makes him stand out in an environment that can be ego driven, attention seeking and superficial.
I am so glad I found him on flickr, he is a much loved friend and great artist who has changed the way I approach my own photography."
April 18th, 2007
"a unique vision.
a truly special talent.
so good i sometimes wonder why i bother..."
December 16th, 2006
cumbersome roof says:
"Rainer is a wonderful photographer and an equally wonderful contact.
It's always a pleasure to see what he's up to.
His sense of composition is inspirational.
He is always ready with an honest opinion and it's usually spot on.
I strongly encourage anyone unfamiliar with his work to take the time and look. You will be very happy that you did!"
September 13th, 2006
- May 2006
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