Klaus Lenzen is a retired banker (born 1953) and lives in Ratingen, a neighboring city of Duesseldorf, which is located in the western part of Germany. Photography is his passion since 2011. With his mostly minimalist photographs, he tries to focus expecialy on shapes, colors and structures. He also tries to find and create art in our everyday surroundings in his current projects "pole vault", „wrapped“, „Berlin backyards“, "gable walls"„my home is my castle“.
Several of his pictures were awarded at national and international Photo awards. For example: Catergory Winner at the Sony World Photography Awards 2018 and the Siena International Photo Awards 2018, IPA 2018 Fine art Photographer of the Year, Editor's Pick Lensculture Black and White Photography Award 2018 and choosing for the LensCulture Winter Print Show 2017.