`59 : born in baden-baden, germany `79 : diploma from german secondary school. qualifying for university admission or matriculation. `80 : trainee at the german broadcast südwestfunk baden-baden. `80 -`82 : study at the national school for optics and fototechnics, tfh, berlin. `83 -`85 : study at the film and television school, munich. `95 : member of the german society of cinematography, bvk. `03 : opening TheGallery-fineart.com an internet gallery. `04 : member of the trinity agency munich. `04 : exhibition ” VIETNAM ” at VCC perfect pictures Ag, Hamburg. `06 : opening of the packshot Studio in Munich. Producing motioncontroled packshot sequences for TV-commercials and stills photography for advertising. `07-`08 : The oliverMAIER I filmprod. based in munich, directed and produced the int. TVC of ” The Essence by Porsche Design ” 12″ + 20″.
experience : Ultimate Arm, Russian Arm and Shotmaker ( FlightHead V Advance / XL, Maximus + Scorpio Head – Gyro Stabilized RemoteHead ), ARRI Alexa & Amira, blue/green screen, motion control, analog/digital high speed, Phantom FLEX 4K/2K and in the earlier days Photosonic, WEISSCAM HS-2, black and white, digital effect, digital cinematography ( HD ), analog-photography ( 6×6 Hasselblad up to 4×5″ field camera ) and digital-photography ( Canon EOS 5D Mark II/III+IV, Hasselblad dig. back phase one >65+ ).
`14 / `15 : Relocation of the packshotstudio – Mai33.
sports, languages & foreign countries : ski- and off-piste-snowboarding, mountainbiking, tennis, travelling. german, english + ( italian ).
china, canada, ecuador, france, great britain, italy, indonisia, kroatia, romania, russia, saudi arabia, serbia, south afrika, spain, tunisia, united arab emirates, turkey, ukraine, usa, vietnam.