Manuel Mittelpunkt was born in 1987 in Moers, Germany, and is now based in Cologne. He is mainly focused on still life, liquid, and cosmetics photography.

In 2010, Manuel started his own career as a freelance photographer. He has since completed a number of commissioned shoots by well-known clients, magazines and agencies.

Clients include Adidas, Montblanc, Schwarzkopf, Swarovski, Fila, Boxfresh, Karstadt and Deichmann as well as agencies Jung von Matt, Grey, Scholz & Friends and Bel Epok. Manuel has also worked for GQ, Lufthansa Exclusive, Page, QVEST, Sneakers and Eyewear Magazine.

Manuel is represented in Germany, Austria and Switzerland by PAM-Mirjam Böhm.