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A few days in the Belgian Ardennes (Part II: Caves Of Han )

Han-sur-Lesse | Photography by Brecht De ruyte

For the first time ever, I went to the Caves Of Han. The Caves Of Han is a park consisting of 250 hectares of unspoilt nature that accommodates a Wild Animal Reserve. The reserve consists out of animals of the region roaming around in their natural environment such as: the wolf, the lynx, the wild cat, etc… There… Read more

A few days in the Belgian Ardennes (Part I)


During my holiday, my fiancĂ©e an I decided to take a small trip to the Ardennes. Mostly because we are building a house, a big vacation was not possible this year. Since this vacation was also about relaxation for us I didn’t want to be behind my lens 90% of the time. We deserved some time away from… Read more

In the Belgian Ardennes for a bachelor party


A few weeks back I went to the Ardennes for a bachelor party. Although most of the pictures are not suited for publication on my blog, I was able to take a few landscape and nature photos. Since we walked about 9 miles that day, I just had to take some shots. The weather was good and I’m… Read more

On the first of May, the streets of Ghent are colored red.


In Belgium, The first of May is the International Workers’ Day. This is the day that we celebrate the beginning of the 8-hour working day. On this day the SPA (Socialistic Party) parades in the streets reminding the people of our need for cheaper healthcare, good working conditions, more work and other social problems that should be highlighted…. Read more

Flemish fields in the morning.

Flemish fields in the mist | photography by Brecht De Ruyte

Landscape photography has always been one of the things that I would like to do more. Unfortunately, I often find myself not having the time to get on the scene at the right time (during sunrise or sunsets). In Belgium you won’t see those amazing landscapes with mountains or skyscrapers. But one of the beauties of the region… Read more

Starting out my new job at Lavagraphics.


Some of you might have noticed that I haven’t written an article for a few weeks. This is because I started a new challenge as an interactive developer at Lavagraphics. This full service publicity agency has clients such as Film Fest Gent, The world soundstrack academy, Goed Gevoel Ladies Fair and many more. My job at Lavagraphics involves… Read more

A portrait of Silas. A musician’s life.

A portrait of Silas | Photography by Brecht De Ruyte

About a week ago I did a photo shoot with Silas Van Laeken, an upcoming musician living in Belgium. The shoot didn’t take place on a stage or a rehearsal, but in the comforts of his own home. From ska till blues, this musician is a warm-hearted person that knows how to amuse the crowd. With his bands… Read more