see 35 years of oktoberfest in volker derlath’s new images ebook

oktoberfest 1984–2019 by volker derlath


since 1984, award-winning photographer volker derlath has been capturing oktoberfest scenes on movie and now these moments have been immortalized in a brand new publication titled ‘oktoberfest 1984–2019’. from intimate moments to beer-fueled revelry, the 208-page ebook transports viewers to the center of the motion on a journey via 35 years of munich’s well-known people pageant. 

images by volker derlath



the ‘people pageant of all people festivals’


additionally know because the ‘wiesn’, oktoberfest in munich, germany, is taken into account the biggest people pageant on this planet. for 2 weeks in septmeber, individuals come from everywhere in the world to eat, drink, and trip on exhilarating fairground sights. sadly, like in 2020, this 12 months’s version has been canceled as a result of coronavirus pandemic. 


this new ebook paperwork a time when individuals might nonetheless unconditionally drink, flirt, and rejoice collectively. the images have all been captured by derlath on analog utilizing black and white movie and frontal flash. as an equally enthusiastic beer drinker and photographer, he sees himself as a part of the motion in a pageant that he says reminds him of the center ages.

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all of the images are captured on black and white movie with frontal flash

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oktoberfest is often known as the ‘wiesn’

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the ebook paperwork beer-fueled revelry over 35 years

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oktoberfest 1984–2019 is revealed by slanted publishers

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the ‘people pageant of all people festivals’



ebook data:


title: oktoberfest 1984–2019
images: volker derlath
editor: melville model design
design: lars harmsen, florian brugger / melville model design
writer: slanted publishers
introduction: christian topp
launch: september 2021
format: 210 × 280 mm
quantity: 208 pages
language: german + english
binding: stitched binding
cowl: refined ebook cowl
printing: druckerei vogl
ISBN: 978-3-948440-28-2
value: € 38.00


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