Nelson, New Zealand
Beside his personal projects, Gebhard Krewitt is a producing photo-journalist, specialising in documentary photography including political, cultural and social subjects. Gebhard studied Art and History in Germany. His work has been published in various German magazines including 'Stern', 'Spiegel', 'Geo' and 'Mare'.
He has also completed assignments for other companies such as Volkswagen, BMW, Mercedes, Lufthansa, a number of German Banks and N.G.O.'s like Greenpeace. These assignments were to create distinctive corporate images for public advertisements. He has been the reciepent of serveral awards.
Meanwhile the focus of his work lies in the staged and journalistic advertising photography. He feels at home in dirty and loud industrial buildings and equally in boardrooms. He also uses his knowledge & talent for improvisation scenes that have little in common with reality. With his sensitive and easy manner during photo shoots, his clients feel relaxed and at ease while working with him.
Gebhard loves fly fishing and feels equally at 'home'with Hamburg, Buenos Aires and Nelson, N.Z., where he has lived since 2005 and feels the most at ease.