Hans-Georg Esch, (b. 1964, Germany) completed a classic photo training, recognized by the Cologne Werkschule. Since 1989 he works as a freelance architectural photographer for national and international architectural firms and is now one of the most renowned in his field. In addition to commissions remain an independent oeuvre of free artistic work that opens the perspective to the entire city. His series like "Megacities", "City and Structure" or "Cities Unknown" ere exhibited in institutions worldwide and published in several book publications, dealing with today's Western and especially Asian boom cities. Esch lives and works in Hennef/Stadt Blankenberg, Germany.