02 Mrz

+++ Grand Price Winner +++ 28th MML


Really honored to be declared Grand Prize Winner of the 28th edition of the Memorial Maria Luise Mountain and Adventure Photo Contest. 15,000 photographs were submitted by 1,586 photographers from 89 countries and the image from our ice climbing project @Felbertauern came out on Top. In addition to winning the mountaineering category, the image has been awarded the absolute […]

27 Nov

+++ Winner +++ IMS Photo Contest


Very honored to be a winner at this years IMS – International Mountain Summit photo contest with the ‚Prayer Flag‘ project. Winning in an international photo contest is as always a great achievement and of course a bit of luck. I am more than thankful to be amongst the winners at this years jury selection […]

07 Aug



Think big they said! I took it literally this time. Project „Amadé“ is the latest in a series of photographic installations and probably the most elaborated one. This is a single image exposure project. It was literally a big piece of work including countless hours of organization, planing, crafting, building test Riggs and of course finally realizing the actual installation of this […]

22 Mai

The Italian Job


Is it a bird…? Is it a plane…? We leave it actually up to your imagination what you make out of it ;) This time Ticket to the Moon set up their hammock-fleet at the incredible rock formation of Bismantova in the @Appenino Tosco National Park in Italy. The unusual design was built out of 12 […]

05 Apr

99 Red Balloons


#singleimage #nophotoshop #nofakenews #totalfun ––––––––––––– The story of 99 red balloons floating towards the horizon performed by the band @Nena was originally inspired by balloons raising over the Berlin Wall during the era of Cold War in the 1980s. In the song the balloons were mistaken for U.F.O.s what led to a quick escalation and […]

24 Nov



Verena Kern cruising the streets of Styria under the shadow of the supermoon. Lightpainting was realized with LED lightning in combination with outdoor strobes and long time exposure. All images are single image exposures. Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

12 Nov

High above Graz


Athlete Reinhard Kleindl realizing a long planed highline project at the Styria Media Center in Graz, Austria. This project was realized in cooperation with the Mountainfilm Graz festival. Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

04 Nov

Freestyle Football 2.0 | M Schopf


Freestyler and Red Bull street style finalist 2016 – Martin Schopf – here in front of the camera in Vienna . Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

02 Nov

One in the wild – Extreme Unicycling


Extreme unicycling athlete and world championship finalist Markus Prögelhöf sightseeing in Vienna. LED images were taken as single images as combination of a long time exposure and strobe photography. Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

27 Okt

The Explorer – SUP Vienna


Stand up paddle boarder Daniel Pavlovic goes on a ride into the Vienna underground. #nocrocodiles! The LED shot in this series is a single image done by long time exposures combined with strobe lightning.  Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

24 Okt

Above the clouds – Traunstein


Scenic highline at the ‚Traunstein‘ in Upper Austria. The highline is 80 meters in distance and is enthroned above lake Traunsee with an epic view over the lake and mountain range. The project was run by the Vienna Slackliners and friends. Featured athletes (top to bottom): Sarah Haras, Igor Scotland, Thomas Spöttl, Peter Auer Image ©: Sebastian […]

04 Sep



Tibetan prayer flags are not only a religious symbol but promote peace, compassion, strength, and wisdom and can already be found on mountain tops far beyond the Himalayas. The Tibetans believe the mantras will be blown by the wind to spread the good will and compassion into all pervading space. Therefore, prayer flags are thought to bring benefit to all and they are often hung […]

08 Aug



Experimental project created in cooperation with the Vienna Slackliners. This is a single image realized with a LED lightning equipment and a portable flash system manually triggered. The used exposure is 48 seconds | f/3.5 | ISO 800. Photo and Concept: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Highline Athlete: Harald Höglinger Light Painter: Igor Scotland And here is what […]

07 Aug

Urban Boulder Cup 2016


The Urban Boulder Cup made its stop already for the third time at the Reichsbrücke in Vienna this year. This deep water solo climbing event takes the athletes into the urban wilderness of Vienna. Make it to the top and you’ll probably be rewarded with a 8-10 meter drop into the chilling water of the […]

26 Jul

Sandstone | Saxon Switzerland


Highline Project in the Saxon Switzerland – natural anchors, traditional and demanding sandstone climbing, new records and a lot of fun. Thanks to Landcruising for making this possible. Athletes and Crew: Damian Jörren, Stefan Junghannß, Harald Höglinger, Emil, Simon Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

05 Jul

Freestyle Football | Europe’s Finest


Freestyle Football Battle in the heart of Vienna featuring Europe’s most gifted freestylers. Athletes: Szymon Skalski a.k.a. Szymo | Tom Folan | Yousef Ayman Riesco a.k.a. Yorok | Petr Karasek a.k.a. Kari | Dario Piantadosi a.k.a. Bambi | Philippe Gnannt | Roman Vu Thanh | Martin Schopf Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | […]

26 Jun

Bock auf Bouldern | Refugee Project


The „Bock auf Bouldern“ charity climbing event took place in the Vienna climbing gym Boulderbar with the purpose to raise funds for the refugee project of Ute Bock. The unusual climbing competition featured various celebrities as Kilian Fischhuber, Barbara Raudner, Bernhard Fiedler or Georg Parma. Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

20 Jun

Alpine Adventure Hammock


During the alpine highline project at the Oetscher in Lower Austria this adventure girl and highline athlete set up her Ticket to the Moon camping hammock at an unusual place. This line is 60 meter in distance and was rigged at the eastern ridge of the mountain. Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

16 Jun

Alpine Highline | Oetscher


Alpine highline project at the Oetscher in Lower Austria established by the Vienna Slackliners. This beautiful line is 60 meter in distance and was rigged at the eastern ridge of the mountain. Athletes: Peter Auer, Harald Höglinger, Helmuth Ronnacher, Angelika Wild Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

12 Jun

Atomic Reactor Highline


The crew members of the Vienna Slackliners pulling of yet another great action at an unusual location. This time the team gathered to realize a project at the atomic power plant in Zwentendorf | Austria. The controversial plant was built in the 1970s and just before firing it up a national referendum in Austria decided opting out of nuclear energy for good. Nowadays […]

08 Jun

Cover National Geographic Traveller


One of our images made it to the cover of the April issue of National Geographic Traveller (China). The image shows Dharma Vlad waking up after spending the night on a highline in his hammock suspended 50 meters above the ground and was taken in the early morning hours at around 6.00 a.m. The location […]

06 Jun

„Ewige Jagdgruende“ | Tirol


Highline Action at the Austrian Climbing Festival in the beautiful Zillertal in Tirol with the awesome boys and girls from the Tiroliners. The line is app. 90 meter in distance and 30 meters high. The spot is called „Ewige Jagdgründe“ (infinite hunting ground) and featured not only a great highline destination but also a variety of mint climbing problems. Image […]

13 Apr

In the park | Freerunning


Pro-Freerunning Athlete Alexander Schauer on his personal way through the „Stadtpark Vienna“. Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

01 Apr

Extreme Unicycling


Extreme Unicycling with the Pro riders Gerald Rosenkranz und Markus Proegelhoef Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

21 Mrz

Speedskiing in Kitzbuehel


Speedflying with Fred Haidegger in Bruneck (Brunico) in South Tyrol with his 9.5 m2 speed glider. Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

05 Mrz

Peilstein Project


Highline Project at the Peilstein in Lower Austria | 80m | with the Vienna Slackliners   Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

09 Nov

One Wheel Dream


Extreme-Unicycling in Vienna | Austria with the athletes Markus Prögelhöf and Gerald Rosenkranz. Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

11 Okt

1000 Liter Firewater | Andrea Maruna


Climber Andrea Maruna in the route 1000 liter firewater | 8b Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

20 Sep

Drill & Chill | Bosnia


The Drill & Chill Climbing and Highline Festival in Bosnia was established in 2015 by an international team of climbers to develop climbing in Bosnia. Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

16 Sep

Hammock Rainbow Monte Piana


Ticket to the Moon Hammock Session @ Highline Meeting Monte Piana, Italy 2015 | 2350m a.s.l. Monte Piana in the Italian Dolomites is a special place with a long history as the organizers of the annual Highline Meeting in Monte Piana Alesandro d’emilia & Armin Holzer explain: „JUST HUNDRED YEARS AGO WINTERS UP HEAR WERE […]

07 Aug

Business Casual


After Work Waterline Session | feat. Thomas Spöttl of the Vienna Slackliners Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

04 Jul

Dachstein Project


Special alpine highline project at the Dachstein Massive (2997m) in Styria, Austria at the „Western–“ (2832m) and „Eastern Dirndl (2818m)“. Watch out for the video from our film team @ Frischluft. Athletes: Reinhard Kleindl, Igor Scotland Film Crew: Matthias Aberer, Stefan Köchel, David Schickengruber Photography: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Supported by: adidas outdoor | AustriAlpine Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

06 Jun

Flying High


Highliner at the „Natur Park Hohe Wand“ accompanied by Paraglider Pilots Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

15 Mai

Yosemite Highline Project


Yosemite Valley is not only a place full of climbing history but also the birthplace of Slacklining and Highlining. In July 2015 it is exactly 30 years that Scott Balcome was the first to realized this vision of balancing on a one inch line in such rights. The first highline ever walked was the 17m […]

08 Mai

On the Run


Freerunning in Vienna | Austria with the Pro-Runner Alexander Schauer. Image ©: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography | @Swahlhuetter | www.wahlhuetter.net

10 Feb

The Story behind the hammock action


Most of you have probably seen images of the Monte Piana hammock project already. An epic event, loads of fun and a great story to tell. You can follow me here on an in depth journey behind the scenes of this project (from a photographers point of view). Let’s start from the beginning. It all […]