About Till Mayer

The long term effects of conflicts and wars have been captured by Till Mayer for many years. His photos and reports show them. That is the reason why the journalist and photographer has been awarded a prize many times so far. He currently works as an editor for the daily newspapers “Obermain-Tagblatt”. He has also worked as a freelance journalist for numerous newspapers, news portals and magazines. His photos are shown in exhibitions across the globe. In 2022 his line of work is focused on the war in Ukraine. For assignments please use Contact.

Awards: Coburger Medienpreis 2012, 2015, 2018, 2020 and 2022; Honor Award of Dr. Georg Schreiber Media Award 2016; European Newspaper Award 2021;  Medal of Honor of German Red Cross, Medal of Honor of Ukrainian Red Cross; „Humiroir“ of GRC-federal branch “Badisches Rotes Kreuz”.

He is the author of several illustrated books: “Beyond the battlefields” (2010), “Barrier:Zones” (2015), “Dark journeys” (2018) and “Donbas – a forgotten war in Europe” (2019) were published by Erich Weiß Verlag. The Herder Verlag published “Red Corner, hard life” in 2007.