In der Überzahl.

Two and a half years ago, I took stills for the ZDF production >>In der Überzahl<< (English title: >>Comrades of Fortune<<). Written and directed by the amazing Carsten Ludwig and shot in the outskirts of Berlin, with two of my absolute favourite male actors of all time, >>Ulrich Thomsen<< and >>Max Mauff<<. It’s not only an hour long duel between a teenage spree killer and his hostage but also a match between the two congenial actors.   The movie is part of the series >>Das kleine Fernsehspiel<<, which gives aspiring directors the chance to realize movies with a bit less …

Burn.

I was picking up a train ticket tonight at Ostkreuz when I saw tons of police and firemen running around. Seems as if some crazy person had decided to burn some cars (again…). It was insane, especially because the fire didn’t seem to be controllable and the firemen actually pushed the flames from one car to another. I’m almost sure it was only one car that was put on fire (and it kept on lighting up again) – but the firemen concentrated on one car, while pushing the flames to the neighbouring cars, then trying to control those, while the …

Fashion Daily.

Last night I took some mood shots for my friends at >>Fashion Daily<< at one of their Berlin fashion week events. It was hard to stay sober while everyone was swimming in champagne and my belly decided to be extra big and iffy at once, but it was nice to whizz around, pick up lemonade and finger food and be the undercover photographer (while everyone’s camera was big and super-flashy, I tried to stay in the background and used my smallest analogue lens and a quite different perspective). Enjoy.   All photos: Carolin Weinkopf   I really do love shooting …