Hi! I’m Marc.

I am a photographer and a musician. I like to take pictures of musicians onstage and offstage, I love to play the piano, Chapman Stick and modular synthesisers, and I love to record, produce, mix and master albums. And of course, I love everything in between.

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Music & Concert Photography

My current primary interest is photography, mainly concerts and musicians, but also portraits and headshots. This page is about all my pictures and projects.
Below please find just two examples…

Billy Sheehan
Eric Gales

The HANDS Project

I portrait musicians – but I do it by photographing their hands, the part of their body that initiates the sound, that plays the note. Explore the list of more than 250 legendary musicians already in this project like Joe Satriani, Steven Wilson, Carla Bley, Steve Gadd, T.M. Stevens, Nils Landgren, and many others, plus a virtual gallery walk with a selection of their hands.

My Music Releases

I released some albums in the last few years, and there will be more in the future. Here you will find all my releases including the latest album of NOTOPIA featuring Mike Keneally and Peter Hammill. You can even subscribe to my music and get the complete back catalogue along with exclusive unreleased music for free.

The Lab

Have a look into my laboratory, my room for unlimited creativity — the recording studio for experimental, improvised music close to Dortmund, Germany. The lab is, where all the magic happens…

Upcoming Events

Stay Up To Date

Sometimes there’s good news to tell: new album releases, stories from my HANDS shootings or insights into the recording sessions in the lab. Every few weeks I put stuff like this in a newsletter and send them using the MailChimp platform.
If you like to stay up to date with my projects, please follow the link and subscribe.

“As Above So Below – No Piano Music” preorder starts today!

90% of the things you will hear on this album is a grand piano. But it is not piano music. The piano was played using several playing techniques,...

Schubladendenken

Erstaunlich, welches Herdenverhalten und Schubladendenken sich mittlerweile in Deutschland manifestiert hat. Jeder, der derzeit versucht, sich ein...

Hello & Goodbye

Last week my friend Markus Hücking died unexpectedly. I met Markus a few months ago for the first time in 30 years. We spent an afternoon with...

“Deceleration – Deep Loops” – get the new release with a wonderful deal!

As you might know, BandCamp today tries to raise more awareness around the Covid-19 pandemic’s impact on musicians everywhere. They are waiving...

Q&A With My Entrepreneur Dad And Me

For her studies, my daughter Lia needed an interview partner on the subject of entrepreneurship. I was more than happy to jump in, as this is always...

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