Annual competition for the press photos of the year and competition for the photojournalist of the year. Exhibition from 17 Mar to 08 Apr 1969.
Trained as a sports press photographer at Pressefoto Schirner in Berlin.
Employee at Presse-Bild-Zentrale Braemer & Güll (PBZ) in Berlin.
Olympic Games in Berlin and Garmisch-Partenkirchen from 6 to 16 February 1936. With participants from 28 countries, there was a new record number of participants. (Poster: Ludwig Hohlwein, 1874-1949)
Infantryman and photojournalist in the propaganda company PK 501. More pictures from this period can be found in the Federal Archives.
In February 1997, the picture archive was sold to the Berlin Sports Museum, Olympiapark Berlin.
After the end of the war he worked with Kindermann & Co from 08 May to September 1945. On 01 October 1945 Heinrich von der Becke founded his own company. (Photo: Here the company sign from Lietzensee-Ufer 3 in Berlin, the company headquarters for many years.)
In thanks and appreciation for the photographic achievements.
1952 Helsinki (summer) – Oslo (winter), 1956 Melbourne – Stockholm (riding) – Cortina d’Ampezzo, 1960 Rome – Squaw Valley, 1964 Tokyo – Innsbruck, 1968 Mexico – Grenoble, 1972 Munich – Sapporo, 1976 Montral – Innsbruck
2nd prize for the picture of pole vaulter Manfred Preussker at the 1958 European Championships in Stockholm.
Head of Department Sylvia Tromsdorf of the Landessportbund Berlin e.V. awards Heinrich von der Becke the Zeus Medal of the Berlin Sports Youth on his 75th birthday on 20 March 1988.
1st prize and Sport Photo of the Year for the picture “Falling into the moat” at the Horse Performance Show in Berlin-Spandau. H. Henning fell with Obir.