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Carsten Stormer

Carsten Stormer

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Manila / Philippinen

War and crisis reporting, social issues

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Vita:

Born in 1973, Carsten Stormer began his free-lance career with the Phnom Penh Post. He studied journalism in Bremen and Chennai India (IIT) and was in the first graduating class of the Zeitenspiegel Reportageschule. He settled in Manila in 2008. Regular assignments include Focus, Playboy, Amnesty International Magazine, Cicero, and other major German dailies and weeklies. He has received media awards from the Red Cross and Kindernotfhilfe and one of his photos was nominated for UNICEF’s 2009 Photo of the Year.

Feature

Shades of war

Appeared in Wiener Zeitung of Vienna, 8-9 Oct. 2011

Von Fotograf Carsten Stormer und Autor Carsten Stormer

Thirty years after hostilities in Cambodia officially ended, hostility continues. Its most readily visible aspect: routine dousings with battery acid that leave victims disfigured and even blinded.

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The struggle of the Nuba

Appeared in Playboy, November 2011

Von Fotograf Carsten Stormer und Autor Carsten Stormer

One of Africa’s many forgotten civil wars is taking place in the southern Sudanese region of South Kordofan. A Nuba rebel movement has brought down the wrath of the Sudanese military. Civilians are not spared. Reporters are unwelcome. Carsten Stormer of Zeitenspiegel made his way to the front lines.

Feature

The open range of Mongolia

Appeared in Lonely Planet Magazine, November 2011

Von Fotograf Carsten Stormer und Autor Carsten Stormer

Mongolia is one of the last pristine regions in Asia. Carsten Stormer traveled the former realm of Genghis Khan by pack pony.

Feature

Underwater flight

Appeared in Neon 09/2011

Fishermen hunted them. Environmentalists saved them. Now ecotourists are hugging them to death: the whale sharks of the Philippines.

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The last Christians

Erschienen in "Kontinente", 03/2011

The violence against religious minorites in Iraq is streadily increasing. Christians, above all, are in the crosshairs of fanatics and extremists. A Catholic priest in Iraq’s Kurdish northern provinces is trying to stem the tide of violence.

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Hip-hop in Gaza

Appeared in "Amnesty Journal", 08-09.2011

The latest from Gaza: Youth culture in protest against the Israeli blockade, religious extremism and stolen childhoods. Their methods: parcour, breakdancing, art, hip-hop. They are still unsteady on their feet, but they are convinced they can learn to fly - even with virtually no resources.