Patrick first started shooting in Berlin for fashion and portrait clients before resettling to Shanghai in 2006. He has since then been working as a freelance photographer in the fields of portraiture, photojournalism and advertising. His assignments and personal projects take him all over Asia and focus on the human subject.
His commercial clients include : Adidas, The North Face, Nike, Finnair, Suez Environment, Cathay Pacific, Sanofi-Aventis, VW Group, Allianz, Cartier, Bentley, Hermes, Shangri-La Group, L’Oreal, IKEA.
Patrick is part of the reknown German photo agency LAIF. He has recently shot features in Fukushima for The Sunday Times and in North Korea for The Sunday Telegraph. He also publishes on a regular basis for magazines such as The Monocle, The Good Life, Courrier International, Le Point, Tatler, EOS magazine and Travel & Leisure.
He is fluent in French, English and German and proficient in Mandarin Chinese.