Tjahjadi was born in Jakarta, Indonesia and is now working as a professional photographer based in Hamburg, Germany.
He started in commercial, art and reportage photography in the early nineties. After years handling cars, fashion, food and people he spent a couple of years in the darkroom as the partner of black and white fine printer Larry P. Lazarus in Hamburg. They were simply the best in town being reliable partner for art and commercial photographers.
Tjahjadi finally specializes in adventure, travel and documentary themes since 2001. His work is driven by wanderlust and passion for outdoor life, which´s taken him to many parts of the world.