Born in 1986 in Hamburg. After her Bachelor degree in theater and media at the University of Bayreuth, she completed her studies at the Art Academy for Media Cologne in 2017 with the specialization in artistic cinematography. Her diploma film “MAMA told me not to look into the sun” won an honorable mention at the Cologne International Women’s Film Festival for Emerging Cinematographers in feature films in 2018.
She is a founding member of CINEMATOGRAPHINNEN, the German-speaking network for women cinematographers and has been part of the INTO THE WILD mentoring program for female filmmakers since 2017. Her production company LEUCHTFEUER FILM received a scholarship from the Mediengründerzentrum NRW in 2018. She is a junior member of the BVK professional association for cinematography.
In the winter semester 2019/2020 she taught at the KHM as an artistic and academic assistant. She is based in Cologne and Berlin.