Norbert Rosing

Norbert Rosing lives as a nature and wildlife photographer in Germany. His passion is the wildlife and natural wonders of the Arctic regions in Canada and Spitsbergen / Norway. He travels to these areas since two decades  on more than 50 separate journeys .

Blooming trees at springtime at the Rhine rivers near the town of Karlsruhe / Germany

Beautiful display over the frozen tundra on Hudson Bay / Canada

millions of monarch butterflies rest on the trees in the forests of central Mexico each winter

Alive Giants

Sequoia trees in the Giant Forest

Parquenal Lago de Camecuaro, b/w, Zentral Mexiko,

Polar bears congregate at the coastline of Hudson Bay to wait for ice to built up

The roots of cypress trees

In the forest of the Frankonia area near the town of Nuernberg / Germany

Rare opportunity, especially in b/w

Light phenomenon on the Altschloßfelsen in the palatinate forest. SW Germany

At -35 degrees C and 40km/h wind I saw this polar bear mother with twins on a snowbank.

One of the great wonders of the world for me

Monarch Butterflies spent the winter in central Mexico resting on trees.

In 2020 a few days got very cold and hug icicles were building up in the cave.

Since he saw his first polar bear, this

animal became his big passion. The big story “The world of the Polar bear” startet.
The Yellowstone National Park has been another destination were he photographed over three years to all seasons.
Also his home country Germany became a favored place for him to photograph. Especially the nature parks from the North Sea coast to the Alps
he covered over the years. Several articles appeared in NGM along with a very successful poster. Norbert published more then 20 coffee table books
on the Arctic and polar bears, as well as on the Yellowstone and the German landscapes. The book “Wild Germany” became a bestseller. In 2020/2021 he published a “Trilogie” of coffee table books: WILDNIS,  Verborgen (hidden) about caves in Frankonia / Germany, and WILD WEST. WILDNIS & WILD WEST are b/w books. Both books earned a bronze medal at German Photo book prize.
Norbert is well known to a brought number of people from TV Shows to multimedia presentations in front of up to 1000 people.
The German mail system (Post) published 9 stamps with his images from the wild Germany story.
His wife Elli is supporting him since 30 years and keeps his mind free to photograph.
Norbert is a member of NANPA, a fellow of ILCP, PBI (Polar bears International, GDT (German Society of Wildlife Photographers) and the DGPh (German Society of Photography)
Norbert uses Leica Camera equipment: M10R, M10Monochrom, R9 analog with all R lenses.