Peter Nitsch got his start in the early eighties German Skater scene. He is co-founder of Playboard Magazine, ADDICTED TO SNOW, rupa design, and rupa media, and has won several international awards both as designer and photographer. His work as designer has been in the area of print and on-air design for clients such as Universal Studios, ProSieben, 13th Street, SciFi Channel and United Nations.

Peter Nitsch is among the representatives of fine art photography in Germany. The cultural process of upheaval in Southeast Asia and especially the conflict between Thai identity and the globalised living conditions in the region are focuses of his photographic work. Nitsch lives and works in Munich and Bangkok.