Born in New York
Attends a two day photography class in Graz
Buys his first camera (a fully manual Nikon FM-2)
Joins the "Club der Amateurfotografen" ("Club of amateur photographers") in Graz
Buys his first digital camera (a Nikon D-50)
Starts analogue experiments with a technique that he calls "Organic Random Photography" ("ORP")
Combines digital infrared photographs with "High Dynamic Range" (HDR)
o Starts his blog "Images Of The Subconscious" (IOTS)
o Has ten of his ORP images exhibited in "artspace 191" in Vienna
o Has some of his ORP images exhibited in London at the "ArtFix Mock-Up Store Oxford Street: The 1st Experience"
o Displays his art as part of the "Q202 Freie Kunst- und Kulturinitiative" ("Q202 free art and culture initiative") in Vienna
o Launches his website www.klump.photo
Expanding photographic experience by attending professional photography classes at LIK academy for photography and design in Vienna
o "The Music Of Hope" is featured in the "Best of Revolog Calendar 2017"
o A b/w infrared picture of the Gloriette is among the 100 winners (out of more than 6,500 submissions) in the competition "So schön ist Wien" (="That's how beautiful Vienna is").
o Has four of his works displayed in the renowned "Vertikale Gallerie" in Vienna as part of the exhibition "70 Jahre Verbund – 70 Jahre Zukunft" ("70 years Verbund - 70 years future")
Displays a representative selection of his art at the „Kunst zu Recht“ ("art to law") initiative at the Justiz Zentrum Wien Mitte as well as at the "Verkehrsclub Österreich" (VCÖ), a public-benefit organisation working for a climate-friendly transport system.