Portrait photography blog

Flowers in the Dirt

Flowers in Dirt is a series of portraits of underprivileged children that I photographed in Cambodia. My aim is to show the potential of these children and look reality in the eyes.

Solo exhibition Joram Baruch portrait-compilation Michael Klinkhamer

Portrait photography Joram Baruch

On the occasion of the Solo exhibition of Joram Baruch that took place on 18 to 20 September 2020, I made a reportage and some portrait photographs of this Amsterdam painter.

portret dick maas en tatjana simec michael klinkhamer

Portrait photography from the 90s

In the 90s, the Dutch series Flodder, directed by Dick Maas, was a tremendous success. Below is this talented man who would later claim many more successes with his hand on the chest of former playmate model Tatjana Simec.

The spontaneous Cambodian model shoot

One day I was asked on very short notice by a photography workshop client who wanted to get into exploring model shoots on location in Cambodia. it is fun to use my local contacts and I always have liked the idea of combining traditional local culture and travel photography with something totally different.