I was honored to be asked to photograph the ten-year jubilee of Academie van de Stad: an organisation that connect students to society by coordinating countless social projects in various cities throughout the Netherlands.
A series of spontaneous, sunny portraits of a Persian woman, shot in and around Amsterdam. Model: Mona Atri. June 2015.
Representative yet personal. Two portraits created for the LinkedIn profile picture. Model: Marleen Mak. May 2014.
The Maya are not a thing of the past; in countries like Mexico and Honduras, Maya Indians make up sizeable minorities. The vast majority of Maya live in present-day Guatemala, where they maintain old traditions while trying to keep up with the modern world.
In Central America, the market is central to daily life. In this series, I have portrayed people surrounded by their merchandise: commerce in its purest form.