Bas de Meijer

Utrecht, Netherlands

I am a professional photojournalist and a very keen street photographer. I like to make documentaries, but I like editorial portraits and music and theatre photography as well. People are having a central role in my photography. Emotions and the acting of people are major ingredients. At location I am at my best, since improvisation is one of my strengths. I try to keep any manipulation to the minimum, during and after taking the photos. I photograph the things as they appear in front of my camera. Ambient light is my favourite light.
I have a daily weblog, with lots of street photography:

Books by Bas de Meijer