Month: January 2021

Knights of the windmill, a tribute to the miller’s craft

Jeroen Nieuwhuis is a commercial portrait photographer based in the Netherlands. Shooting professionally since the age of 17, he continuously works for clients all across the globe and has worked with some of the largest advertising companies such as Heineken, JBL, Harman Kardon, Shimano, Johnnie Walker, and more. Multiple personal projects gained international attention, for example, winning the Red Bull Illume in the category close-up, multiple awards at the Prix de la Photographie Paris, International Photo Awards, and the ND Awards. Can you tell us about yourself and how you got started in photography? My name is Jeroen Nieuwhuis, I’m a photographer based in the Netherlands and specialize in commercial and portraiture photography. I started photography at the age of 11 through my love for skateboarding. As a skateboarder, you want to learn new tricks, and back then you looked at skateboard magazines and DVDs to see how the pros do it. But I quickly realized that a professional skateboarding career wasn’t an option (I wasn’t that good), so I tried the other thing that …