Tom is a Photojournalist and Marine Biologist specializing in the art of storytelling. His scientific background is a strong asset in creating appealing imagery, articles and short films. He founded livingdreams.tv in 2013 to show his photos, share his thoughts, report on his work and journeys and spread the conservation word. Tom won the German Prize for Science Photography in 2016 and his images and articles have been published in international magazines such as The Guardian, Welt am Sonntag, Diver, Tauchen and more. In 2017 he launched tomvierus.com for a wider portfolio and business requests.