Erasmus Schröter works as a free fotographer in Leipzig. He left the GDR in 1985 and moved to Hamburg. He published in renowed magazines (Stern, Spiegel, Art, Zeit.Magazin, Tempo, FAZ). From 1990 on he took a close look at light-stage-managed photography and realized the projects Bunker, Arbours, Phoenix, Weapons and Flora. Since 1997 Schröter has been living in Leipzig again.