About

My name is Yannick Vandermolen. I studied graphic design at the ERG (école de recherche graphique) in Brussels. Afterwards, I took a training in computer graphics followed by studies in webdesign.  I work mainly as a freelance webdesigner. I've always been interested in photography and most particularly in urbex (urban exploration). I've done a few exhibitions and have already won some prizes with my pictures. My photographic work focus primarily on abandoned places. The themes discussed in my works are the dereliction, the forgetfulness and the memory. The aesthetic side prevails on the documentary side. My vision of these places could be described as romantic, filled with melancholy and feelings. The atmospheres tell stories. Every wall, every little object left behind is more significant than ever, giving clues about the life that filled this place in the past. I try to highlight the personality of each place through my photographs, particularly by the use of colours and light. If you're interested in buying prints of my works, you can contact me for the prices and size. All my pictures are signed and numbered. If you want to book me for an exhibition, don't hesitate to contact me ! You'll find the list of my past exhibitions and awards as well as my photographic gear below.

Gear

  • Nikon D3000.
  • Nikon D7100.
  • Nikkor 18-55mm 1:3.5-5.6G.
  • Nikkor 18-105mm 1:3.5-5.6G.
  • Nikkor 55-200mm 1:4-5.6G.
  • Nikkor 35mm 1:1.8G.
  • Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4.
  • Sigma 10-20mm F3.5 EX DC
 
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