I am a Belgian portrait and fine art photographer currently based in La Roche-sur-Yon, France.

I love both digital and analogue photography. For my portrait work I prefer to shoot with film cameras, as I feel they give me the possibility to create a more intense image. For my self portraits, digital photography allows me to have more control over the outcome of a shoot.

I am partial to flowers (especially cherry blossoms), waterfalls and pastel colors. I love to travel. More recently, I’ve been trying to get more into video as well.

If you are interested in working with me, want to buy a print or have a question to ask me, please don't hesitate to contact me. I will be happy to hear from you!


Budapest International Foto Awards 2020, silver winner, category 'Fine Art Portrait'

Tokyo International Foto Awards 2020, silver winner, category 'People - Self Portrait'

Chromatic Awards 2018, 2nd place winner, category 'Conceptual'

Canon Grand Prix Benelux 2016, 1st place winner

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