2005 in Cameroon

"For me, leadership is first and foremost about motivating people and letting them shine! While photographing, a similar attitude is required, the photographer must be able to make himself invisible so that others can stand in the light."
b. 1970
German Dutch
Bert Meyer
The self-taught photographer grew up in Germany. His passion for photography began in the mid-90s in Cameroon, Central Africa. He is a member of a religious community, the Pallottines, which is active in 52 countries. His work is very much inspired by his experiences in Africa.
Member
Pallottiner K.d.ö.R.
International Leica Society, LHSA
Milestones
1989 - Joiner apprenticeship exams,
1996 - Emigration to Cameroon,
2008 - Handover of a training workshop for joiners in Cameroon,
2016 - Inauguration of a primary and secondary school in the capital of Cameroon,
2017 - Emigration to Malawi,

2022 - Handover of a non-governmental organization (NGO) with four new branches in Malawi.
Equipment
Leica M-D (Typ 262)
Leica Summicron-M 28mm f/2 ASPH
Leica Apo-Telyt-M 135mm f/3.4
Publication 
Leica Fotografie International - Magazine
Leica Fotografie International - Blog
KA+Das Zeichen
Pallottis Werk
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