Axel O. Carp


Born in Essen in 1941.

Studied mechanical engineering at the TU Berlin initially. 1964 to 1968 study of photography with Otto Steinert at the Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen. 1969 worked as photo reporter for BILD in Hamburg. 1970 to 1992 photo reporter and 1992 to 2006 image editor at the STERN.


  • 1976 World Press Photo Awards, category "Humour / Singles": 2nd Price

Selection of photographs