|About the Artist:
s t e f f e n s c h r ä g l e
October 24th 1973 born in Freudenstadt, Germany
1993 Apprenticeship as a forestry expert at the forestry office
in Freudenstadt, Germany
1994 University-Entrance Diploma in Stuttgart
1994 – 1998 Freelance Photography-Assistant in Stuttgart, Madrid and Barcelona
Since 1998 Photographer for various German and Spanish Fashion- and Automobile Magazines such as Woman, Tendencias, Neo2, Mujer21 and BMW Magazine
Member of Association for Photojouirnalists, Freelens
Photographer for International agencies such as Tiempo BBDO, Publlicis, TBWA, Typoweb, Hakuhodo G1, Standard Creative Inc., TBWA Chiat Day, Shoot, McCann Erickson, Euro RSCG, Lukkien, etc.
1999 Reportage about Colombian displaced people all over Colombia
2000 Travelling exhibition of the reportage about Colombian
„Los Desplazados“ in Spain and Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
2001/2002 Reportage about refugees in Kabul, Afghanistan
2002 Travelling exhibition of the reportage about Afghan refugees from Kabul
„Las Mujeres de Afganistan“ in Spain
2003/2004 Reportage about refugees in Kabul, Afghanistan
2004 Additional travelling exhibition about Afghan refugees from Kabul
„Las Mujeres de Afganistan“ in London
2005 various photography jobs (Hakuhodo G1, etc.) in Tokyo, Japan
2007 Reportage about orphans in Cairo, Egypt
2007 Travelling exhibition about orphans in Cairo „I live here – Encounter with Muslim orphans in Cairo“ in cooperation with Workcamp of ejw and with the association Yalla e.V. in Stuttgart
2007 3rd winner in the category bronze at the International Kodak Calender Competition in Stuttgart for the calender entry „orphans in Cairo“ in cooperation with Yalla e.V.
2008 Won first place for the Gruner + Jahr (German Publisher) Photo Award in the category “architecture”
2009 Member of the German Association of Freelance Photographers – BFF
2009 Member of the Association of Photographers – AOP, UK
2009 Selected for Luerzer’s 200 Best Ad Photographers worldwide with 8 images in 3 categories
2010 PDN AWARD for www.steffenschraegle.com website
2010 AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD for landscape image “CUBA”.
2010 COMMUNICATION ARTS PHOTOGRAPY ANUAL AWARD for landscape series