Jürgen Becker is one of the most successful and well–known garden photographers worldwide. His ambition is to show the fascination of gardens and the beauty of plants, to create unique pictures of magic and beauty.
His photos are published in many calendars, books, postcards and international magazines. Since finishing his study at the academy of art in Düsseldorf, Jürgen Becker works as a freelance photographer.
2009, 2011and 2012 he was winner of the garden media guild award: Features Photographer of the Year. 2010, 2012 and 2015 he was honoured by the Garden Media Guild in London as Photographer of the Year.
More awards: Deutscher Gartenbuchpreis (German Garden Book Prize) 2014‚Bester Bildband’ (Best Picture Book) for he book ‚The Best of Jürgen Becker - Garden Pictures’ (BJV Verlag), Deutscher Gartenbuchpreis (German Garden Book Prize) 2015 for the book ‚Black Box Gardening’ (Ulmer Verlag), DGG Buchpreis der Deutschen Gartenbaugesellschaft (Book Prize oft he German Horticultural Society) 2015 for he book ‚Black Box Gardening’ (Ulmer Verlag). Jürgen Becker is co-founder of the publishing company Becker Joest Volk Verlag in Hilden, co-founder and editor of the magazine Garten Design Exklusiv, member of The Garden Media Guild and member of Focus on Garden, an international group of leading garden photographers.