Jörg Rothhaar was born in a small town close to the french broder called St. Ingbert in Germany 1973. After attending The JOHANNEUM in Homburg he studied DESIGN at the FH DORTMUND, university for applied science. Always wanting to be a Photographer he started his professional carrier in his second year by taking over a friends professional photostudio.

In 2000 he became a member of the BFF, German Association of Freelance Photographers. After graduating with a degree in 2002 he moved to Düsseldorf. 5 years later he moved to Hamburg. Today Jörg Rothhaar is an international working sports- and people-photographer based in Hamburg. He shoots advertising campaigns in the USA, South Africa, France, Belgium, Finnland for various international clients.