Ava was born in Starnberg, Munich into an artists family. After gaining some work experience in Hamburg, San Francisco and New York she decided to settle in Berlin, where she is currently based.

Ava is available for requests worldwide.


Her passion for photography started with horses - When Ava started out with photography she  specialised on taking pictures of horses. After her first job for Rolex Ava started adding fashion and portraits as an addition to her portfolio.


Ava studied design and photography at University and got her degree.

In 2007 she had her last photography jobs - still analog photography, before taking a break to fully focused on her other career -> Graphic design & Illustration.


In 2012 Ava slowly took up photography again and started working digitally.

2013-2016 Ava was working as the Creative Director of an internationally printed and monthly issued fashion & lifestyle magazine based in San Francisco. After doing this for several years,

combining being an Creative Director, mother of twins and freelancing as a photographer,

she decided in 2017 to fully focus her work on PHOTOGRAPHY and is working worldwide.


Photography is and always has been her biggest passion. Now in her primary thirties,

Ava feels like it is the perfect moment to focus on her career as photographer.

She still work as a graphic designer and illustrator but on request only for special projects.