Norbert Becke (born 1961) studied graphic design in Mannheim. After a teaching assignment at the Merz Academy in Stuttgart, he first became self-employed as a graphic designer. Since 2001 he has been working as a portrait and wildlife photographer. His photodocumentary works have been published and awarded in various ways. Norbert Becke's photographs are part of many collections and have been shown in large solo exhibitions. For example, in the Leipzig Trade Fair on over 1,000 square meters, in the Theaterhaus Stuttgart with over 30,000 visitors and in the HafenCity Hamburg at a large open-air exhibition with 50 large formats.