Journal

Honorable Mention @ TIPA World Awards

Last year the Technical Image Press Association TIPA asked photographers for submissions in three categories worldwide that should explore the relationship between photographers and their photographic equipment... in their "Picture…

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Art project against hate

With my art project "Hate or... there is always an alternative" I am launching a campaign against hate speech and digital violence online. The increasing hate in social networks can…

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Interview in Profifoto 11/2023

In the current edition of Profifoto 11/2023 I answer some questions on the subject of "Online galleries"... take a look! What experience have I already had with online-only platforms? What…

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AI project “Relicts”: Offsets for a fictional graphic novel

My new AI generated project "Relicts" deals with the issue how a parallel world would look like if humans were already extinct due to climate change, geopolitical conflicts, social inequity…

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Key Visual for TIPA photo contest: CameraSelfie “Bella”

My CameraSelfie "Bella" is the key visual for this years' TIPA photo contest "Picture This! Camera Shots". The Technical Image Press Association, TIPA, has just announced a photo contest under…

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Selected artworks now available @ iCanvas

"We Heart Art"... that's the statement of iCanvas. Located in Illinois (US) iCanvas offers art wordwide. The artworks arrive ready to hang, with hanging accessories included and no additional framing…

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First AI-generated project: “Wesenheit”

What happens to our sense of agency when we rely on machines to generate creative output?​​​​​​​ The impact of AI-generated imagery tools like Midjourney on creativity raises questions about the…

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SaatchiArt features CameraSelfie on Insta & Twitter

The year 2022 ends with a nice surprise: SaatchiArt features my CameraSelfie No. 95 on their Instagram and Twitter channels. I feel honoured! This work features the Polaroid 660 Autofocus…

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NSFW: Editors Selection @STRKNG

I am grateful that my photograph "Behind the Window" with my beautiful model Julia was chosen for the STRKNG Editors Selection.... View it here... "Behind the Window" in my STRKNG…

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Artist of the Year @ Bold Modern

A nice end-of-year surprise: I'm pleased to be featured as one of The Bold Modern's Artists of the Year... please find my "Symbionts" works in their christmas edition PDF :)…

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Proud to have been elected to the PIC Board

I am looking forward to the new task as a board member of the german PIC Association. As an extremely active association for professional photographers and thus one of the…

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Feature: Obsessed with Art!

"Pop Art Photography by Jürgen Novotny": I am happy about the new feature in the online magazine "Obsessed with Art"! Jürgen Novotny’s pop art photography explores retro themes, incorporating analog…

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How does the Leica SL2 perform in still-life photography?

(german translation below) First, the camera. I don't really need to say anything more about the feel of the SL2 in view of the abundance of existing test reports; in…

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New: “CameraPixies” as NFT

Based on my better known CameraSelfies project "CameraPixies" is it's ironic sibling to collect for pixelart lovers: Historical, bizarre and beautiful camera icons on background of contemporary wallpapers. Digital CameraPixies…

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First NFT project launched

As a transformation of my ongoing "Symbionts" project I just minted my first NFT, not only to join the bandwagon but mainly to learn about this visionary concept to digitally…

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Featured on Bored Panda again

"I Wanted To Show The Ephemeral Beauty And Dignity Of Faded And Withered Fruits" ... well, my latest photo series "Decent Decay" is on Bored Panda now ... thanks a…

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Decent Decay is on BEHANCE

I just finished my latest series "Decent Decay" which tries to celebrate the ephemeral beauty and dignity of faded and withered objects. Which feelings do we encounter when we face…

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2 works featured in STRKNG Editors Selections

Again two of my nude works have been featured in the STRKNG Online magazine No. 50 as well as No. 51... thanks a lot! Just follow the links below to…

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VintagePop!

While browsing thru old photographic family memories I couldn't hesitate to create the new "VintagePop" series as ironical popart-esque, surreal digital collages: VintagePop This year, many things have changed (also…

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Kleinformatige Edition der CameraSelfies

[english version below] Der Werkladen als Produzent der FineArt-Prints der CameraSelfies auf Barytpapier hat nun eine kleinformatigere Edition der CameraSelfies aufgelegt - und zwar aller 95 bisher produzierten! Jedes Motiv ist im…

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