Jaan was born and raised in Oldenburg, Germany. After moving

to Hamburg in 1999, Jaan started his career working alongside the

well-known photographer, Gabo. He later moved to New York

where he began his first independent projects and where he

developed an eye for beauty and fashion photography.

In 2009, Jaan’s relocation to Paris enabled him

to establish numerous working relationships with clients in the

editorial and commercial worlds in Europe.


He is currently based in London