This is the white page or blank canvas on which I try to merge my love for words and my love for images, the place where my photography and writing meet.

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I recently got the opportunity to photograph my first maternity session in my natural light studio in my home in the Netherlands. I hope it’s the first of many! If you’d like to have some timeless images of your bump, shot on film, that you can cherish for years to come, here is some info […]

Fine Art Portraits

September 12, 2019

Maternity Studio Session

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“Our friends – how distant, how mute, how seldom visited and little known. And I, too, am dim to my friends and unknown; a phantom, sometimes seen, often not. Life is a dream surely.” Virginia woolf, the waves Model: Sascha Beemsterboer Mua: Leonique van Cruyningen Location: my natural light portrait studio

Inspired by Literature

May 5, 2019

Now you see me…

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model: Sascha Beemsterboer mua: Leonique van Cruyningen location: my new natural light studio “I say what other people only think, and when all the rest of the world is in a conspiracy to accept the mask for the true face, mine is the rash hand that tears off the plump pasteboard, and shows the bare […]

Inspired by Literature

April 21, 2019

Venetian Mask

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For my Dutch followers Mijn column ‘Het Echte Toscane’ zoals verschenen in editie 2 van tijdschrift ‘Wonen Landelijke Stijl’: “Het Echte Toscane Tijdens de lente komt Toscane langzaam steeds meer tot leven. Toscane is dan ook op zijn groenst. Steeds vaker zie je auto’s met buitenlandse nummerborden, in Cortona worden de terrassen tevoorschijn gehaald en […]

Tuscany

March 12, 2019

Column ‘The Real Tuscany’

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“I will write my story for my better self” Elizabeth Barrett Browning Unfortunately, I can’t remember how I came across this, but I do remember being struck by this quote and print immediately. Ever since then it has fuelled my imagination and acted as a source of inspiration for my short story and novel ideas. […]

Inspired by Literature

March 3, 2019

Literary Art Prints

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Autumn mini shoots Now that I’m staying in the Netherlands for a while, I thought it would be a fun idea to organise Autumn mini shoots! So if you’d love to have a few beautiful portraits of you and your loved ones or just you (100 % shot on film), sign up for a mini […]

Fine Art Portraits

November 6, 2018

Autumn Mini Shoots