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GEO magazine No. 01/2016

GEO magazine, German issue No. 01/2016, publishes Solvin’s images about sea turtles  (‘Ein Tier taucht ab’). GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 01/2016 Solvins Bilder von Meeresschildkröten – (“Ein Tier taucht ab”).

Bild der Wissenschaft, No. 11/2015

Bild der Wissenschaft, German issue No. 11/2015, publishes Solvin’s images about curious birds – (“Neugier macht erfinderisch”). Bild der Wissenschaft veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 11/2015 Solvins Bilder über den Erfindungsreichtum neugieriger Vögel – (“Neugier macht erfinderisch”).


Wildnis Eiche

  Wildnis Eiche – Solvins neues Buch ist erschienen! Mario Ludwig hat es mit Worten gefüllt und ich habe in den letzten zwei Jahren jeden Bewohner der Eiche fotografiert, der mir begegnet ist. So ist ein Bildband entstanden, der mich mit viel Freude erfüllt. ISBN-13: 978-3-95416-143-0

GEO magazine, No. 06/2015

  GEO magazine, German issue No. 06/2015, publishes Solvin’s images about the animal Biodiversity living on a tree – (‘Eichen sollst Du suchen…’) GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 06/2015 Solvins Bilder über die Artenvielfalt in der Eiche – (‘Eichen sollst Du suchen…’).

Cover photo

  New deep sea book from Erich Hoyt out! – With Solvins photo on the cover…


GEO magazine, No. 08/2014

  GEO magazine (German issue No. 08/2014) published my pictures about the Sargasso sea ecosystem. Thanks to the crew from ‪Corwith Cramer‬ and the students from the ‪SEASemester‬ for all your help and support! http://www.sea.edu/voyages/blog_cramer_252

GEO magazine, No. 08/2014

  GEO magazine, German issue No. 08/2014, publishes Solvin’s images about the ecosystem Namib desert – (‘Manche mögen’s extraheiß ’) GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 08/2014 Solvins Bilder über die Artenvielfalt der Namib – (‘Manche mögen’s extraheiß ’).

TV Interview

  In the TV show “Mein Nachmittag” (NDR) Solvin spoke about nature photography. In der Fernsehsendung “Mein Nachmittag” (NDR) sprach Solvin über Naturfotografie unter Wasser.


OZEANE – BUCH TRAILER

ISBN-13: 978-3-89405-977-4 Buch bei amazon anschauen: www.amazon.de/dp/389405977X

GEO magazine, No. 09/2013

  GEO magazine, German issue No. 09/2013, publishes Solvin’s images about the GEO day of Biodiversity 2013 – (‘Es bewegt sich was’) GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 09/2013 Solvins Bilder über den GEO Tag der Artenvielfalt 2013  – (‘Es bewegt sich was’).

stern magazine, issue No. 35/2013

stern magazine, issue No. 35/2013, publishes Solvin’s honey bee image as a double spread. Der stern veröffentlicht in der aktuellen Ausgabe 35/2013 Solvins Bienenschwarm als Doppelseite.    


New freshwater images online…

…have a look at the portfolio freshwater.

stern magazine, issue No. 28/2013

stern magazine, issue No. 28/2013, publishes Solvin’s Deep Sea Viperfish image as a double spread. Der stern veröffentlicht in der aktuellen Ausgabe 28/2013 Solvins Vipernfisch als Doppelseite.

GEO magazine, No. 07/2013

  GEO magazine, German issue No. 07/2013, publishes Solvin’s images about Weevils (Curculionidae) “GUT GEBOHRT, KLEINER” GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 07/2013 Solvins Bilder über Rüsselkäfer (Curculionidae) “GUT GEBOHRT, KLEINER”    


GEO magazine, No. 06/2013

GEO magazine, German issue No. 06/2013, publishes Solvin’s images about cold water corals from Norway “Korallen. Im Fjord?” GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 06/2013 Solvins Bilder über eine Kaltwasserkorallen “Korallen. Im Fjord?”

Cover Story in Schweizer Familie Nr 18

  Magazine Schweizer Familie publishes Solvin’s story on Meerkats (Suricata suricatta) Schweizer Familie veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 18/2013 Solvins Reportage über Erdmännchen (Suricata suricatta)        

British Airways – high life – March/2013

British Airways inflight magazine prints Solvin’s Meerkat (Suricata suricatta) as cover.  


On assignment in Namibia

November and December Solvin is working on assignment in the Namib.

Deep-water decapod is part of the ‘MAGIC PLACES’ exhibition in Oberhausen’s Gasometer

MAGIC PLACES, the current successful exhibition in Oberhausen’s Gasometer, still open until 21 October 2012. The larva is only 1mm long and now presented as a large-format picture.

GEO magazine, No. 08/2012

GEO magazine, German issue No. 08/2012, publishes Solvin’s images about carbonate sand from Raja Ampat, Indonesia – (‘Reines Bio-Korn’) GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 09/2011 Solvins Bilder über eine Handvoll Sand: Die Typen vom Strand  – (‘Reines Bio-Korn’)


Biodiversity

For the last ten years on every first weekend in June GEO initiates a so called „GEO-Day of Biodiversity“. Around one hundred biologists, specialised in different groups of plants and animals, gather under a predefined heading to find as many species as possible in an according area. At the end of the day the species […]

Magazine GEOinternational 05/2012

Magazine GEOinternational No. 05/2012, publishes Solvin’s story on Bat-eared fox (Otocyon megalotis)   GEOinternational veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 05/2012 Solvins Reportage über den Löffelhund (Otocyon megalotis)

Magazine natur 07/2012

Magazine natur 07/2012, publishes Solvin’s story on Tisza blooming (Tiszavirágzás). It is when millions of  long-tailed mayflies (Palingenia longicauda) are rising in huge clouds, reproduce, and perish, all in just a few hours.   Die Zeitschrift natur veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 17/2012 Solvins Reportage über den Schlupf der Maifliege (Palingenia longicauda) – (Der letzte Akt)  


Magazine GEOinternational 12/2011

Magazine GEOinternational No. 12/2011, publishes Solvin’s story on Meerkats (Suricata suricatta). The story is published in 15 international editions of the reportage magazine GEO reaching over 10 million readers. GEOinternational veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 12/2011 Solvins Reportage über Erdmännchen (Suricata suricatta).

Magazine GEOinternational 11/2011

Magazine GEOinternational No. 11/2011, publishes Solvin’s story on Fruit flies (Drosophila melanogaster) . The story is published in 15 international editions of the reportage magazine GEO reaching over 10 million readers. GEOinternational veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 11/2011 Solvins Reportage über Fruchtfliegen (Drosophila melanogaster).  

Cold water corals

Barbara Lich editor from GEOlino and Solvin Zankl inside the submersible JAGO. Solvin Zankl is photographing cold water corals on board  RV POSEIDON for the next three weeks.


GEO magazine, No. 09/2011

GEO magazine, German issue No. 09/2011, publishes Solvin’s images about the GEO day of Biodiversity 2011 – (‘Alles klar?! vom Leben unter Wasser’) GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 09/2011 Solvins Bilder über den GEO Tag der Artenvielfalt 2011  – (‘Alles klar?! vom Leben unter Wasser’)

Meerkat

Meerkats (Suricata suricatta) definitely range at the top end of the charts of charismatic animals. Their social life – snuggling together in chilly evenings, sun-bathing with the whole group in the morning sun, standing guard for the others with this unmatched look in their face – makes them simply irresistible, as does their manlike appearance […]

Visions of Earth – National Geographic magazine

National Geographic magazine (June 2011) publishes Solvin’s Deep Sea Viperfish photo in Visions of Earth. The picture was taken on a research cruise within the Census of Marine Zooplankton CMarZ from Germany to South Africa aboard the icebreaker Polarstern. Census of Marine Zooplankton CMarZ is part of the Census of Marine Life project. More…


Magazine GEOinternational 04/2011

Magazine GEOinternational No. 04/2011, publishes Solvin’s story on the Chytridiomycosis Disease. The disease devastates amphibian populations around the world. (‘LEAPING INTO THE UNKNOWN: THE MYSTERY OF THE AMPHIBIAN EPIDEMIC’). The story is published in 15 international editions of the reportage magazine GEO: Brazil, Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, India, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Russia, […]

Kelp forest and cold water corals

Solvin Zankl just returned from a short trip to Norway. He documented Kelp forest and cold water corals. Over the next year there are more expeditions planned including a research cruise with RV POSEIDON and the submersible JAGO.

GEO magazine, No. 04/2011

GEO magazine, German issue No. 04/2011, publishes Solvin’s story on Meerkats (Suricata suricatta) – (‘Die Aufrechten der Kalahari’). GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 04/2011 Solvins Reportage über Erdmännchen (Suricata suricatta) – (‘Die Aufrechten der Kalahari’).


BBC Wildlife Magazine

BBC Wildlife Magazine No.03/2011 publishes Solvin’s story on the Arribada of the olive ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) in Costa Rica. BBC Wildlife veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 03/2011 Solvins Reportage über die Arribada der Oliv-Bastardschildkröten (Lepidochelys olivacea) in Costa Rica.

GEO magazine, No. 01/2011

GEO magazine, German issue No. 01/2011, publishes Solvin’s story on fruit flies – Drosophila melanogaster is one of the most studied organisms in biological research, particularly in genetics and developmental biology.   (‘Fliegen lernen’). GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 01/2011 Solvins Reportage über die Taufliege Drosophila melanogaster – Ein winziges Wesen hilft der Forschung, die Geheimnisse des […]

Winner of the Fritz Pölking Award 2010

Solvin receives the Fritz Pölking Award 2010 for his story on the Arribada of the olive ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) in Costa Rica.


GEOinternational 09/2010 cover story

 GEOinternational 09/2010 prints Solvin’s images of the Deep Sea plankton as cover story. The pictures were taken on a research cruise within the Census of Marine Zooplankton CMarZ from Germany to South Africa in November 2007 aboard the research vessel Polarstern. Census of Marine Zooplankton CMarZ is part of the Census of Marine Life project. The story is […]

ZEIT Wissen Magazin, Ausgabe 5/10

  Life along the fast lane ZEIT Wissen Magazin “Leben an der Überholspur” The soft shoulders alongside the German federal freeways effectively are a habitat for rare animal and plant species. A photo expedition to the neighborhood of crash barriers. Galerie: Leben an der Überholspur – ZEIT Wissen Magazin. Ausgerechnet Autobahnen sind ein Biotop für seltene […]

Cover page of the German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeinen Zeitung (F.A.Z.)

  The larva of the Sergestes crab can be seen on the cover page of the German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeinen Zeitung (F.A.Z.) (03.08.2010). The picture is from a Census of Marine Zooplankton CMarZ cruise from Germany to South Africa in November 2007 aboard the research vessel Polarstern. Census of Marine Zooplankton CMarZ is part of the Census of […]


GEO magazine, No. 07/2010

GEO magazine, German issue No. 07/2010, publishes Solvin’s story on the Chytridiomycosis Disease. The disease devastates amphibian populations around the world. (‘AUF DEM SPRUNG INS NIRGENDWO’). GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 07/2010 Solvins Reportage über die Verbreitung des Chytridpilzes (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis), der weltweit für den Amphibienrückgang mitverantwortlich gemacht wird – (‘AUF DEM SPRUNG INS NIRGENDWO’).

GEOinternational 06/2010

  GEOinternational, issue No 06/2010, publishes Solvin’s story on swarming long-tailed mayflies (Palingenia longicauda) – (‘When a River Blooms’). GEOinternational veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 06/2010 Solvins Reportage über den Schlupf der Maifliege (Palingenia longicauda) – (‘When a River Blooms’).

GEOspecial No 3/2010 – Schottland

  GEOspecial magazine, German issue No. 3 2010 , publishes Solvin’s story on the Northern gannet (Morus bassanus) in Scotland. GEOspecial veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe Nr. 3 2010 Solvins Reportage über die Basstölpel (Morus bassanus) auf Bass Rock in Schottland – (‘Auf dem Felsen der hunderttausend Flügel’).


National Geographic Magazine Turkey – Cover Story

National Geographic magazine Turkey No. 07/2010 prints Solvin’s images of the Loggerhead seaturtles (Caretta caretta) as cover story. Additional background information on how Solvin photographed the story can be found at the “On Assignment” page at the end of the issue. The photo expedition to Turkey was part of the Wild Wonders of Europe project. National Geographic magazine turkey  

GEO magazine, No. 05/2010

  GEO magazine, German issue No. 05/2010, publishes Solvin’s story on the Arribada of the olive ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) in Costa Rica – (‘Sie kommen!’). GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 05/2010 Solvins Reportage über die Arribada der Oliv-Bastardschildkröten (Lepidochelys olivacea) in Costa Rica – (‘Sie kommen!’).

Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition judge

Solvin has been chosen to be part of the judging panel for the for the 2010 Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. The 46th annual Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition again is looking for the best innovative and inspiring wildlife images. To get more information on the competition and find out how to enter, […]


GEOlino (Issue No. 12/2009)

  GEOlino (Issue No. 12/2009), publishes Solvin’s story on Deep Sea plankton as the cover article (’Tiefsee-Typen   Unbekanntes Leben im Meer’).

Photographs at WhiteWall Art Market

In cooperation with GEO magazine there is a limited collection of Solvin’s work available at the WhiteWall Art Market.

Wild Photos Festival 2009

Visit Solvin Zankl at the Wildscreen WildPhotos event, the UK’s premier photography symposium. The two-day event held in London brings together many of the world’s best wildlife photographers. Solvin gives a presentation on his latest projectes including his wide angle images. Friday 23 October – Saturday 24 October Find out more at www.wildphotos.org.uk


GEOkompakt Nr.20

    09.09.2009 GEOkompakt Nr.20 (2009) publishes a story on the biology of plant dispersal entitled ‘Wenn Pflanzen einen Partner suchen’

BBC Wildlife Magazine

14.07.2009 BBC Wildlife Magazine publishes Solvin’s story on the Norway lemming in the July 2009 issue.

GEOinternational 07/09

01.07.2009 In issue 07/09 GEOinternational published Solvin’s story on Golden lion tamarin.


GEO magazine, No. 06/2009

25.05.2009 GEO magazine, German issue No. 06/2009, publishes Solvin’s story on swarming long-tailed mayflies (Palingenia longicauda) – (‘Fliege für einen Tag’). GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 06/2009 Solvins Reportage über den Schlupf der Maifliege (Palingenia longicauda) – (‘Fliege für einen Tag’).

GEOinternational 06/09

24.05.2009 In issue 06/09 GEOinternational published Solvin’s story on the Namib Desert.

Golden Lion Tamarin Association

17.05.2009 Solvin has been supporting the Associação Mico-leão-dourado (Golden Lion Tamarin Association) for many years. Now Solvins Images are on the new education car. Education plays an important role to protect the endangered golden lion tamarin monkeys and the remains of Brazil’s Atlantic Coastal Forest.


GEOinternational 05/09

14.05.2009 In issue 05/09 GEOinternational published Solvin’s story on on Newts.

Outdoor PHOTOGRAPHY 05/2009

10.05.2009 In Outdoor PHOTOGRAPHY 05/2009 the Opening shot is Solvin’s harlequin ladybird (Harmonia axyridis).

NATURAL HISTORY 04/2009

10.04.2009 NATURAL HISTORY 04/2009 published Solvin’s Sidewinding adder (Bitis peringueyi) in THE NATURAL MOMENT part.


GEOinternational

22.02.2009 In issue 02/2009 GEOinternational published Solvin’s story on nudibranchs.

GEO magazine, No. 03/09

19.02.2009 GEO magazine, German issue No. 03/09, publishes Solvin’s story on Deep Sea plankton in an 16 page article (‘Die Typen aus der Tiefe’). GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 03/09 Solvins Reportage über Tiefsee-Plankton in Form eines 16 seitigen Artikels (‘Die Typen aus der Tiefe’).

GEO magazine, No. 02/09

15.01.2009 GEO magazine, German issue No. 02/09, publishes Solvin’s story on Newts in an 11 page article (‘Die Geheimnisträger’). GEO veröffentlicht in der Ausgabe 02/09 Solvins Reportage über Molche in Form eines 11 seitigen Artikels (‘Die Geheimnisträger’).


german award for science photography 2008

04.01.2009 Solvin received the german award for science photography 2008 1. prize for his picture story on biodiversity in an area of sustainable agriculture. The story was produced on assignment for GEO. Solvin erhält den deutschen preis für wissenschaftsfotografie 2008 Die Reportage über die Artenvielfalt in einer halboffenen Weidelandschaft wurde mit dem 1. Preis ausgezeichnet. […]

Deep sea plankton wins at POYi

Solvin won an award in the 65th annual Pictures of the Year International photojournalism competition. The photo of a deep-water decapod Sergestes lava resived a ‘Award of Excellence’ in the ‘SCIENCE/NATURAL HISTORY’ category. The image is part of a story on deep sea plankton for GEO.

Best GEO-Photo of the Year 2007

Solvin’s picture of a lady beetle on a dandelion clock is the winning image in a reader voting on www.geo.de. It was rated to be the best GEO-Photo of the Year 2007 – the previous vote in 2001 was also won by Solvin with his photo of a black macaque looking into a discarded mirror. […]