Michael Ackerman is an american contemporary photographer living in Berlin. His first notable work, "End Time City" was made in Varansi. He had a new and approach on India. Michael Ackerman seeks – and finds – in the world he traverses, reflections of his personal malaise, doubts and anguish. He received the Nadar Award for "End Time City" in 1999, and the Infinity Award for Young Photographer by the International Center of Photography in 1998. He is represented by galerie VU' in Paris.