Robert Rieger is an editorial photographer and photo editor based in Berlin. Robert currently works at Freunde von Freunden, where among other projects, he is the photographer and photo editor for collaborations with Spiegel Online, USM and MINI. In his position at Freunden von Freunden, he liaises with international photographers on a daily basis and is responsible for the visual storytelling of the portraits produced. During his studies, he particularly focused on communication design, a key component of commercial photography and editorial photography.
A selection of commissioned works and independent projects. Each face tells its own story and required unique staging.
Portrait of Dalad Kambhu and her restaurant for the article "Dalad Kambhu Brings Thai Fine Dining to Berlin at Kin Dee" on Vogue US Online.
Sascha Ring, Gernot Bronsert and Sebastian Szary (Moderat), shot for the cover of Berlin based magazine LOLA issue four.
Orania Hotel in Kreuzberg Berlin photographed for the November Issue of Monocle 2017.
Co-founder of TOILETPAPER Magazine Pierpaolo Ferrari, shot in his studio and home in Milan for Freunde von Freunden. The story was co-published with ZEIT Online and Hypebeast.
Space can be interpreted many ways – this selection of interior images captures offices, museums and houses. Light and distance played a central role.
Artisan baker Ruth Barry, shot with her dachshund Sally in their home in Berlin-Mitte for Four&Sons, a print magazine about dogs and culture.
A shoot in the heart of the Black Forest, where founder of Monkey 47, Alexander Stein, discussed the success of his dry gin brand and how the southern German region influenced its flavour.
Photographs from shoots around the world for various magazines including Monocle, Conde Nast Traveler, Freunde von Freunden, BUST and Real Living.
A selection of candid, authentically treated food photography. All shot on location, while working closely with the chefs as they worked.
Multifunctional spaces in Berlin for the September Issue 2017 of Condé Nast Traveler China.