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The Open Range

The Open Range

Erschienen in "Lonely Planet Magazine", November 2011

Text und Fotos: Carsten Stormer

Mongolia is one of the few pristine places left in Asia. Carsten Stormer takes an epic journey into the former empire of Gengis Khan.

Death and routine

Death and routine

Appeared in the March 2011 German edition of Playboy

Text and photos by Carsten Stormer

A war consisting only of casualties: The U.S. Army’s helicopter medics are the final link in the chain of violence in Afghanistan. A visit to the body collectors of Camp Shank at the start of an aimless, pointless operation.

CS Syria publications

Zwiegespräch der Waffen

Erschienen in "Berliner Zeitung", 4./5. August 2012

Text und Fotos: Carsten Stormer

Die Situation in Syrien eskaliert. Die Rebelleneinheiten haben den Krieg in die Städte getragen, das Regime schlägt zurück und nimmt auch das Land um Aleppo unter Beschuss. Aber die Menschen sind sich sicher: Das Ende der Kämpfe ist nah.


Mein Kumpel, der Islamist

Erschienen in "Playboy", August 2013

Text und Fotos: Carsten Stormer

Eigentlich wollte sich unser Autor nach Damaskus durchschlagen. Daraus wurde nichts. Stattdessen verbrachte er zwei Wochen in einer syrischen Islamisten-WG.


In vollen Zügen in die Freiheit

Schwäbische Zeitung / Die Wochenendbeilage / 27. September 2014

von Autor Frank Brunner und Fotograf Christoph Püschner

Vor 25 Jahren flüchteten Tausende DDR-Bürger in die bundesdeutsche Botschaft in Prag – von dort aus durften sie gen Westen reisen

Jugendliche bei der Tabakernte in Malawi

Smoking is dangerous to their health

Appeared in "Neon", 03/2011

Text: Markus Wanzeck, photos: Oliver Reinhardt

Thousands of children in Malawi work in the tobacco industry. Skin contact with the poisonous leaves makes them sick. But in a nicotine-depedent country, they have no choice.


The Gathering Storm

Appeared in Rogue magazine, December 2011

Photos: Carsten Stormer

The strife in Sudan is far from over. Under the oppressive hands of its Arab militia, African tribes like the Nuba - the mountain people of oil-rich South Kordofan - are being slaughtered “like animals” for their land. Daily air bombings have forced them to seek refuge in caves to avoid the carnage—a terrifying Darfur-like crisis, but with muted international response. Carsten Stormer breaks the conspiracy of silence

Photos: Carsten Stormer

Erschienen in Rogue Magazine, Dezember 2011

Christen im Irak

The last Christians

Appeared in "Kontinente", 03/2011

By Carsten Stormer, photos by Ivo Saglietti

Violence against religious minorities in Iraq is on the rise. Christians in particular are the targets of extremists and fanatics. A Roman Catholic priest in the Kurdish autonomous zone is doing his best to smooth the Islamists’ ruffled feathers.

Der Kampf der Nuba

The struggle of the Nuba

Appeared in Playboy, November 2011

By Carsten Stormer

One of Africa’s little-known civil wars is that in the southern Sudanese province of South Kordofan. Carsten Stormer traveled, illegally, to the front lines and reports on the Nuba rebels’ desperate struggle against a militarily superior foe.

Of sharks and people

Of sharks and people

Appeared in Der Journalist, 1/2012

Text and photos by Carsten Stormer

Carsten Stormer has been traveling the world - and writing about it - for seven years. He paddled with shark callers in New Guinea, visited janitors in India, and dropped by a rebel camp in southern Sudan. On good days, it’s the best job in the world. On bad days, he asks himself when he’ll settle down and get a life of his own. Not that he’s planning to quit.