Herbert Boettcher
Herbert Böttcher was born in 1962 in Rietberg.
He lives in Düsseldorf, Germany and works as a freelance photographer since 1993.
His photographic focus includes the conception and realization of photo projects for companies, exhibitions and publications.
Both, his free and applied works are presented as a series in numerous exhibitions, as well as in various publications to the public. His work have been multiple awarded.
From 1988 to 1993, he studied Visual Communication in the department of photo/film design at the University of Applied Sciences in Bielefeld, Germany. 1995 to 1999 he taught in the department of art at the University of Paderborn.
Herbert’s work demonstrate his photographic attitude, based on his very individual picture language and always following a strong concept. He looks in quiet and highly concentrated approaches to the motif, and works as photographer with a passion.




Awards:

2015
gregor international calendar award in Gold für den Wandkalender Meereswelten
2014
gregor photo calendar award 2014 für den Wandkalender Sand- und Kieswelten
2013
gregor photo calendar award für den Wandkalender Seamotion
2012
gregor international calendar award in Gold für den Wandkalender Seamotion
2011
gregor international calendar award in Bronze für den Wandkalender La Mer
2010
Auszeichnung in Silber für den Wandkalender La Mer durch die int. Kalenderschau Stuttgart
2009
Nominierung des Bildbandes Seamotion für den Designpreis der Bundesrepublik Deutschland
2008
red dot design award für den Bildband Seamotion
iF communication award für den Bildband Seamotion
2007
Internationaler Kodak Fotokalenderpreis für den Wandkalender des Verbandes Deutscher Reeder
2004
Sophie-Smoliar-Award für Fotografien zur Architektur von Frank O. Gehry und Zaha M. Hadid


Exhibitions & publications:
Solo exhibitions, group exhibitions and publications at home and abroad since 1990.