Zitat: “Der Mensch lernt oft fremde Sprachen, nur seine eigene nicht. Er studiert auch eifrig fremde Menschen, doch seinen eigenen inneren Menschen lernt er niemals kennen.” (Gottlieb Moritz Saphir)

This website exists to show my photography that I shot in and around Aachen.

  • Nature, Street, Urban, Architecture, Landscape, Plant, Astronomy, Decay,
  • Abstract, Minimal, Sharp, Blurry, Pixelated, Pattern, Serene, Symmetry, Lines,
  • Black & White, Color,
  • Retro, Modern,
  • Film, Polaroid,
  • 35 mm, Medium format,
  • Analog, Digital
  • no selfies, no food porn and no lovely cats.

This website:

  • is fast (even on mobile)
  • is compatible with lynx (text-based browser of the 90s)
  • is independent,
  • is ad free,
  • is sponsor free,
  • is tracking free,
  • is self-financed,
  • has no affiliate links,
  • has no product placements,
  • has no on set placements,
  • has no creative placements,
  • has no generic placements,
  • has no information placements,
  • has no corporate placements,
  • has no country placement,
  • has no landside placement,
  • has no celebrity placement,
  • has no verbal placements,
  • has no visual placement.
  • has no modern web nonsense
  • has no funky page layouts
  • does not use scripts


Andreas Schniertshauer born and raised in Aachen also known as Aix-la-Chapelle the westernmost town of Germany in the so called Dreiländereck (border triangle) where the borders of Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands meet in one point.

Aachen Cathedral (Silhouette) with a fish on a lance, shot during the {European market} in 2014

He loves the district of Aachen the Frankenberger-Viertel, you can start a virtual 360° panoramic tour in Aachen.