FINALLY I HAD THE CHANCE TO PORTRAY THE AMAZING TRIBE MEMBERS OF WASTELAND WARRIORS. THESE GUYS ARE MORE THAN POST-APOCALYPTIC.

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EARLY MAI WAS THE FIVE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THUISHAVEN.  A PLACE CREATED BY LIKE MINDED CREATIVE DREAMERS AND ENTREPRENEURS, WHICH BY NOW HAS BECOME ONE OF AMSTERDAM’S MOST EXTRAORDINARY AND UNIQUE VENUE.  FOR THIS SPECIAL OCCASION WE BUILD A PHOTO-STUDIO BACKSTAGE TO PORTRAY EVERYONE INVOLVED CREATING THIS SPECIAL VIBE WEEK AFTER WEEK, YEAR AFTER YEAR TO MAKE THUISHAVEN TO WHAT IS HAS BECOME TO THIS DAY.   WHAT AN AMAZING DAY OF LAUGHTER!

Thuishaven, Crew, Members, groups, Amsterdam, 2018, 5 years anni

SHOT A CORPORATE - EDITORIAL STORY AT POLYMOUNT INT.  FOR THE EMPLOYEE MAGAZINE  »INSIDE:TESA«  PUBLISHED GLOBALLY THROUGH  TESA SE, GERMANY.  IN COLLABORATION WITH THE HAMBURG BASED AGENCIES FOTOGLORIA AND AGENTUR PLAN P.

Tesa Germany, Inside Tesa Magazine, Polymount International HQ,

ON SET FOR GENTLEMAN MAGAZINE (IT) COVERSTORY

- MARCEL WANDERS & LOUIS VUITTON - 

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BTS OF OUR SET AT WASTELAND SUMMERFEST 2017 - APOCALYPTIC

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       DURING EASTER I TEAMED UP AGAIN WITH FELLOW PHOTOGRAPHER DARREN SMITH     (WE JOINED FORCES, THE OFFICAL SITE - SMITH & KÖPPEN -)  TO BUILT OUR MIRROR WALL PHOTOSTUDIO FOR THE 1ST EDITION OF THE SURREALIST BALL IN AMSTERDAM.

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DURING THE HONG KONG TRIP I HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO COLLABORATE WITH THE INTERNATIONAL FINE JEWELLERY BRAND - QEELIN - TO PORTRAY SELECTED GUEST WEARING THE NEW QEELIN COLLECTION AND THE TRADITIONAL CHINESE FORMAL LADIES WEAR - CHANGDHAN

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2017 WAS A GOOD START.

HONG KONG BASED BOUTIQUE PAPER MERCHANT - ACUMEN PAPERS - INVITED ME TO THIS BEAUTIFUL VIBRANT ISLAND TO PRODUCE THE VISUALS THAT WILL CAPTURE THE SPIRIT, HEART AND SOUL OF ACUMEN PAPERS. THEIR PASSION AND DEEP ROOTED LOVE FOR PAPER AND THE INSPIRATION AND CREATIVITY THEY FIND IN THIS DIVERSE CITY. 

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LITTLE B.T.S PHOTO OF OUR SET AT THE WASTELAND VOODOO EDITION PARTY.   I TEAMED UP AGAIN WITH FELLOW PHOTOGRAPHER DARREN SMITH TO CAPTURE THE PERFORMERS THAT CELEBRATE THE FETISH LIFESTYLE BATHING IN A NEON FUTURISTIC SCIENCE-FICTION ATMOSPHERE.

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HOUSE OF VINEYARD INVITED US AGAIN TO BUILD A PHOTO STUDIO BACKSTAGE TO PORTRAY THE VOGUERS THAT BATTLE FOR THE TITLE OF THE CAROUSEL BALL LAST MONTH. I TEAMED UP AGAIN WITH FELLOW PHOTOGRAPHER DARREN SMITH TO CREATE A NEW STYLE OF LIGHTING AND ATMOSPHERE.

AMAZING PERFORMERS AND JUDGES THAT NIGHT. WATCH THIS SIDE FOR UPDATES.. WE ARE STILL BUSY WITH THE POSTPRODUCTION

ON TOP WE GOT SO LUCKY TO HAVE THE LEGENDARY ARCHIE BURNETT SHOWING SOME SERIOUS DANCE MOVES IN FRONT OF OUR LENS.. CHECK THE LITTLE BTS VIDEO I TOOK WHILE DARREN GOT ARCHIE MOVING

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Marcus Koppen, Marcus Köppen, Photography

IF YOU DID NOT KNOW YET HEATH ROBERTS (AMAZING DUDE AND MULTITALENTED) AND I TEAMED UP A WHILE AGO PRODUCING FREE WORK BASED ON THE BEAUTY AND CONFIDENCE DEFINED IN THE GOLDEN ERA OF PIN UP PHOTOGRAPHY.
 
END OF AUGUST WE CAUGHT THE LAST WARM SUMMER AFTERNOON SUN IN THE AMSTERDAMSE BOS TO CAPTURETHE FREE SPIRIT OF NATURE AND BEAUTY.

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TOGETHER WITH DARREN SMITH WE SET UP A LOCATION PHOTO STUDIO TO CAPTURE THE PERFORMERS OF THE 2016 MILKSHAKE FESTIVAL IN AMSTERDAM. OH BOY WHAT AN AMAZING EVENT AND CHALLENGE TO BUILD UP A PROPER LIGHTING SET WITH FESTIVAL CHAOS AROUND US.

AT SOME POINT I SPOTTED SUPER STAR AMANDA LEPORE AND CONVINCED HER TO BE PHOTOGRAPHED BY US TO - SHE AGREED BUT ME GIVING DIRECTIONS WAS A NO NO..

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WE PORTRAYED THE MAYOR OF AMSTERDAM AND THE CEO OF THE AMSTERDAM GAY PRIDE FOR THIS YEARS PRIDE MAGAZINE - VERY HONORED TO BE PART OF IT AGAIN

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I GOT INVITED TO THE MERZ AKADEMIE IN STUTTGART, GERMANY AND SPEND A GREAT WEEK OF TEACHING PHOTOGRPAHY STUDENTS ON HOW TO PRODUCE AND DELIVER AN ASSIGNMENT TO A COMMERCIAL/EDITORIAL CLIENT WITHIN 3 DAYS.... VERY IMPRESSIVE WITH WHAT THEY HAVE PRODUCED IN SUCH SHORT TIME!

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CREATING THE DOUBLE PORTRAIT OF REMCO VAN DER SLUIS - CEO AND EUGENE BAY - CHAIRMAN FOR VBAT AMSTERDAM

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SHOOTING PORTRAITS OF THE PERFORMING ARTISTS AT WASTELAND

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I MET WITH THE DUTCH HOCKEY PLAYER AND OLYMPIC CHAMPION TEUN DE NOOIJER ANDTHE RISING STAR JORRIT CROON TO CREATE A DOUBLE PORTRAIT FOR HELDEN MAGAZINE

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