I am a German photographer and Photoshop artist.

My name is derived from cahaya, which means light in Bahasa Indonesia.


I have a day time job as a requirements engineer / system architect and usually work in large long time projects. Photography and creating pictures with Photoshop is not only a hobby but also gives me instant results, something i am missing in my job.


Most of my images show people (composites from studio shots as well as taken on location), wildlife shots and landscapes taken here in beautiful Bavaria or while travelling. On occasion i also shoot surfers and other sports.

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