holger boening is the founder and owner of bilderschmiede der republik. he was born in 1970 in north rhine-westphalia (germany), he learned to walk (and talk) in swabia and came of age in berlin. after his a-levels in 1990, he dabbled in studying architecture for some time. however, in the mid-nineties he discovered his real vocation: cinematography. henceforth, he studied at the “staatlichen fachschule fuer optik und fototechnik (sfof)” in berlin and earned a degree as a „staatlich gepruefter kameramann“. since 2000 he is working as a freelance cinematographer and photographer. thenceforth, he understands his job as a symbiosis of craft and art, experience and inspiration. with an eye for detail he tries to implement the (visual) conditions creatively and with technical precision.
-> photographies: look at www.holgerboening.de