Frank Zauritz is worldwide known as on of the leading portrait photographers of politicians, Oscarwinners and megastars. The German photographer was born in Ebern in 1966 and he has a studio both in Berlijn and in Würzburg. He started his career as sports and features photographer for numerous magazines. As a visual reporter in crisis areas like Afghanistan and North-Korea he learned to appreciate his “models”. Nowadays his portraits of leading world politicians, artists, and actors are published in international magazines and books. Barack Obama, Tom Hanks and Rihanna were all in front of his camera. As viewer you sense the trust between the model and the photographer. The picture is a shared visual concept whereby a powerful representation of the personality is combined with a landscape or a space that seems to be an intimate setting.