Eberhard Franke

EBERHARD FRANKE

"Better than sharp"

VITA

2010+2013

Member of the board of Freelens e.V.,
Association of photographers

2006-2011

Appointment to the DGPh / German Society of Photography e.V.
Retrospective "Selection 9490" Murnau / review of 25+ years of photography
Initiative and curator of photography exhibition
"In the beginning was the future" in Bad Tölz
Member of the board Kunstverein Tölzer Land
Joint initiative of the "Sinneswandel-Kunstwanderwegs" ("change-of-art trail") at the Blomberg near Bad Tölz

2001-2003

Photographer of the Hanover State Opera and the Ballet

1997-2003

Studio Franke + Franke Fotodesign GmbH
with Bhavana Franke

seit 1991 bis heute

Architectural photography since 1998-present
Photography for corporate presentation, business- and staff reports
of 1988-2014

Studio community with
Thomas Deutschmann and Carlos Rios †
from 1991-1997

International projects in Spain, Turkey, Italy, China, Italy, Austria, Switzerland, Sweden, Paraguay, Denmark, Holland, Poland, Russia, Czech Republic ....

1986-1991

Photojournalist for "Hannoversche Allgemeine Zeitung", agency photography for Reuters and DPA (German Press Agency)

City magazine "Schädelspalter", Prince Hanover

1984-1985

Photo traineeship in book publishing,
first book publications

1978-1981

Start of career

Mentors: Ansel Adams, Andreas Feininger, Ernst A. Weber, Reinhard Wolf and many others.
Reportage, musician portraits, experimental artistic photography, architectural photography,
Co-initiator of the "Eisfabrik Hannover" and its photo studio

1960

Born

Lindau/Harz, Germany