For over 15 years, Michael has worked as a photographer in Hamburg and is an established figure in the media hub at the river Elbe. Besides his Studio in Hamburg he owns offices in Berlin and Majorca where he shoots and produces his work. At the center of Michael’s photography stands the multifaceted and mysterious human being. Whether he is faced with emotionality, a strong physical presence, fragility or a unique aura and atmosphere, Michael Heinsen always succeeds in capturing the fine nuances which make a photo or film sequence special and simply different.
Michael’s meticulous way of working aims to give creative impulses to initiate those rare moments, in which extraordinary pictures are born. Whether in a complex photo production or a hectic film shoot, he never fails to create unique situations, thanks to his intuition and his ability to connect easily with the people he meets and his experience as a photographer.
A growing number of domestic and international creative agencies and companies trust in Michael’s imagery and cinematic language as it makes their campaigns distinguishable, outstanding and unique. Michael’s work has received several domestic and international awards and has been displayed in numerous exhibitions. Moreover, Lürzer’s Archiv highly regards his creative input and has declared him one of the 200 best commercial photographers worldwide.