Jan van IJken (Netherlands)

Jan van IJken (1965) is a documentary photographer and filmmaker from the Netherlands. He is self-taught and is working mainly autonomously on long-term projects. As a photographer, he developed a strong eye for natural light, composition and detail. Lately he has become more and more interested in human/animal relationships and nature. He is developing himself as a microscopist.


  • Facing Animals
  • Nevermore
  • The Art of Flying
  • Becoming

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