Nicolas Draenert (M.SC.) was born in Munich, Germany in 1986 and currently lives in Bern, Switzerland. In addition to his doctoral studies in geography at Bern University, with a focus on neurosensorics and the perception psychology of human thought in relation to natural space in mountain landscapes, he completed a specialization as Visual Media Specialist at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts, US. The emphasis is on the development of the audiovisual soundscapes of natural spaces on the basis of analog and digital photo-videography in combination with acoustic and digital sound production. In his free time, he enjoys running marathons, writing creative short stories and poems, and plays the trombone and the piano.