The land of milk and marsh
A holm is an island that consist of marsh. It is beeing flooded sevaral times a year. The residents live on articicially built hills, so called dwelling mounds. With a population of around 100 inhabitants and an area of ??11.57 km² Langeneß is the largest of the ten existing holms in Germany. What is it like to life in such an isolated place and how does the all dominant landscape affect peoples lifes onthe holm? A comparison of portraits, pictures of everyday occurrences, traditions and landscapes give subtle insights into the life on Langeneß.