Michael Trammer

Photojournalist / Mediadesigner Picture & Sound
     
Where it all began
Location: Hanover, Germany
Nationality: German
Biography: Freelance journalist based in Hannover. Searching for calmness among chaos. My work is mainly focused on social movements, breaking news, politics, far-right extremism and humanitarian crisis. I like multimedia storytelling and photo-essays. 
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Where it all began
Credits: michael trammer
Date of Work: 12/25/18 - 12/25/19
Updated: 10/03/19
In Betlehem, the birth site of Jesus - nowadays located in the West Bank, annually big celebrations take place. Pilgrim tourism often seems profane.

Text & photo assignment for Jungle World:
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Michael Trammer: Unter Pilgern in Bethlehem

In Bethlehem, Jesus’ im heutigen Westjordanland gelegenem angeblichem Geburtsort, finden zu Weihnachten stets große Feierlichkeiten statt. Der alljährliche Pilgertourismus erscheint oft sehr profan.
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"Querdenken 511" am 21.11. in Hannover

By Michael Trammer / Opernplatz, Hannover — Am 21. November versammelten sich über 500 Anhänger*innen der "Querdenken" Bewegung in..
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Conspiracy Ideologists rally in Berlin, as new German Infection Protection Act is decided

By Michael Trammer / Brandenburger Tor, Berlin — Several thousand participated in protests around the german parliament Reichstag in Berlin on November 18th,..
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Kundgebung des "Corona Infobus" in Hannover

By Michael Trammer / Opernplatz, Hannover — Am 13. November hielt Corona-Skeptiker Bodo Schiffmann gemeinsam mit Verschwöhrungsideologe Samuel..
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"Querdenken" protest in Leipzig

By Michael Trammer / Leipzig — On November 7th ten-thousands of people took part in a mass-rally organized by the group "Querdenken..
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Far-right Intrumentalizes Death of Young Man in Chemnitz

By Michael Trammer / Chemnitz — After a young man near Chemnitz city fair was stabbed to death potentially by a person seeking asylum in..
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Tower Block Quarantine / "We are also humans"

By Michael Trammer / Groner Landstrasse 9, Göttingen — In the small town Goettingen, in Lower-Saxony, "Groner Landstraße 9", a residential complex..
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Black Lives Matter Protest in (Northern) Germany

By Michael Trammer / Bremen — After the killing of George Floyd sparked protest against racist violence across the United States,..
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Lesvos Multimedia-Reportage

By Michael Trammer/Raphael Knipping / Lesbos, Greece — A longread multimedia project (in german) on the situation for refugees on Lesvos in February and March..
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1-O

By Michael Trammer / Barcelona — Catalan Independence Referendum 2017. Following a long history of separatist ideas, the Catalan regional..
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Observations 1

By Michael Trammer / Jerusalem — Along reporting and traveling I often observe my surroundings and attempt to collect feelings and moments...
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Cover "Dirty Laundry" Zoo Escape

By Michael Trammer / München — Glam Rock´n´Roll meets Powerpop! Welcome to the washing instructions for ZOO ESCAPE's new..
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Stranded in Bavaria

By Michael Trammer / Deggendorf — Since August 2018 refugees in Bavaria are isolated in so called "ANKER" Centers, large camps..
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La Dolce Vita in a Bowl

By Michael Trammer / Münster — The fair »Doglive« offers everything that can be capitalized on around the topic of the oldest..
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Burning Rage

By Michael Trammer / Athen — On December 6, 2008 a policeman on patrol murdered 16 year old Alexandros Grigoropolus near the alternative..
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Campaign ARRI Alexa Mini LF

By Michael Trammer / München — In March 2019 camera manufacturer ARRI introduced a new, digital, large format film camera for cinema..
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Welcome to Paradise

By Michael Trammer / Biarritz — Annually the seven leading industry nations hold a summit to meet and discuss topics moving international..
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The Bookbinder

By Michael Trammer / Buchbinderei Stranhöner — Jürgen Dederra, a small bookbinder in Munich, puts finest craftsmanship in every book he manufactures...
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End of so called ‘NSU’ anti-terror trial in Munich

By Michael Trammer / München — After more then 5 years, in June 2018 the trial against three members of the so-called 'NSU' ..
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Wildfire in Northern Germany

By Michael Trammer / Lübtheen — A heat-wave in early July in Germany led to fields and forest drying out. In Lübtheen a wildfire was..
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Bella Halben

By Michael Trammer / Bielefeld — ... is a well established german camera women with a lot of passion for her job. Becoming a camera women in..
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Keshvari Carpenting

By Michael Trammer / Keshvari Teppiche — Somewhere in the southern part of downtown Hannover a small Persian carpenter can be found. Mr Keshvari..
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Climate Activism in Germany

By Michael Trammer / Rheinland — During the past years the climate crisis, consequences of global warming, our habits  of consumption..
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LELEX

By Michael Trammer / München Hauptbahnhof — During terror attacks and disasters everyone on site turn into a broadcaster and reporter. Through social..
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Deportations to Afghanistan from Munich Airport

By Michael Trammer / Flughafen München — On a monthly basis since early 2017 the german government is conducting mass-deportations to Afghanistan...
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