March 25., 1945 in Reinbek, Germany
3 Canon EOS-1 V casings with power booster lens for F2,8/14 mm
super-wide-angle up to F 4,0/600mm L
2 Sachtler tripods & hydro decliner, 1 Gitzo Carbon, 2 flashlights
- Film material:
Fudji Velvia, Sensia 100
- Areas of Travel:
- Germany: Northern and Eastern See Coast,
Northern Frisia, Eastern Frisia, Lüneburg Heath,
Bavarian Forest National Park.
- USA: Yellowstone Grand Teton Nationalpark,
fall & winter
- Brasil: Pantanal (largest area of moisture
in the world).
- New Mexico: Bosque del Apache
National Wildlife Refuge
- Canada: Hudson Bay, Churchill, Polar
- Africa: Kenya, Masai Mara, Naminia, Etoscha
Pan, Namib Desert, Cape Cross.
- Norway: Spitzbergen, Varanger Peninsula,
Icy Sea Coast, Lofoten,
- Sweden: Västergötland, Hornborga Sea,
- European & Asia Turkey,
- Netherlands: Ijssel Sea
- Spain: Alfaro,
World capitol of the Storks
- Brasil: Pantanal
- Picture Publications:
Germany, USA, England, Switzerland, France, Spain
Personal Books: Pritz Pölking &
Uwe Walz "Storks" Tecklenborg Print,
various other books, magazines & calenders
In almost all major german magazines (KOSMOS, Abenteuer Natur
(Natur adventure), DAS TIER (the animal), HörZu TV Hören
& Sehen (TV magazines), various hunting journals.
Personal and numerous other calenders
USA: Natural History, International Wildlife, Outdoor & Nature.
- National and international prizes and
Photo of the Year contest from the Society of German Wildlife
1983 & 1984 each 1st place and medal of commendation
for the best animal photographic achievement
1993 1st place for plants, 2nd place for
1996 4th place in categorie "birds"
BBC Wildlife Photo Competition:1995 & 1996 highly commended
1999 - BBC - Wildlife Photo Competition: Animal Behaviour Birds
-- Winner --
prizes and medals in numerous other contests
- 20 photo agencies in:
Germany, USA, England, France, Spain