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Resumé of Guido Koppes

Who & Where

  • I am: Guido (Guillaume) Koppes
  • I live at: 47-07 Tuinstraat | 5038 DA Tilburg | The Netherlands and I also live at: Koppenstrasse | Friedrichshain | 10243 Berlin | Germany
  • Phone: +31 6 129 16 325 | E-mail: visual@guidokoppes.nl
  • Nationality: Dutch (The Netherlands)

I am an experienced professional photographer and photo-journalist who aims at authentic, premium photography meant for publication. Besides my photography I work in image related environments, sometimes advising management, sometimes as Liaison, sometimes as an editor, and sometimes as a workshop leader. I am curious towards people, places and stories. Deadlines are mandatory. 

I am represented by premium agencies AGE FotoStock (Spain) & BSR PhotoPress Agency (Netherlands). My work is also represented by Getty Images (USA) and RooM The Agency (UK).

I am searching for a Photography related occupation in Amsterdam (NLD), London (UK), Paris (France) or, preferably: Berlin (Germany). Salary indication: between €30.000 and €45.000 a year. 

Besides being available for Photography related work, I may also be approached for photography and corporate communications related jobs and assignments: Photo Editor, Customer Support, Teacher & Trainer, Scanning Analog Archives, Trafficker are also considered.

Who am I?



  • 2010|2012 PhotoAcademy Rotterdam, Portrait & Documentary.
  • 2002|2006 Nima ICC-B Internal & Corporate Communication.
  • 1997|1998 Tilburg University: Text Science.
  • 1994|1995 Tilburg University: Introduction to (Dutch) Law.
  • 1991|1994 HAVO: Advanced Level Highschool.
  • 1982|1984 Electrical Engineering.
  • Additionally: 2019: Taxi Drivers Licence.
  • 2019|2020 Photographers Liaison at Photochain Photo Marketplace.
  • 2004|2020 Freelance Photo Journalist.
  • 1997|2004 Assistant at Studio Robin Cohen.
  • 1994|1995 Board member of Omega Photo Club at Tilburg University.
  • 1990|1997 Photographer & Laboratory Assistant at Photo Andron.
  • 1984|2020 Additional Experience: Electro Technician, Caretaker at Nursing Home; Caretaker at Daycare, Taxi Driver.
Work Experience


Projects & Assignors


  • 2020: Involvement in “Project Pakje Kunst” (Boxed Art Project).
  • 2015|2016: Several series for AGE Foto in New York, USA.
  • 2009|2013: NOAB’s Activa, Magazine & Cover Portraits of business professionals, politician’s and scientists.
  • 2013: Reportage on the Al Za’atari Refugee Camp in the North of Jordan for Trouw Newspaper and Dutch State Department.
  • 2012: Reportage on the Dutch Embassy in Berlin.
  • 2011: Reportage onboard container vessel “Flintercape” for AGE FotoStock.
  • 2008 |2019: Life and Times of Via Kunst, Streetart Gallery in Rotterdam.
Drivers Licence & Dutch Taxi Driving Permit | Professional Communication Skills | Adobe Bridge & Photoshop | WordPress. Project Management | Text Writing Skills | Basic, Financial Accounting | Languages: Dutch, English (Advanced) & German (Intermediary). Additional Skills