Hans van de Vorst is an international operating, versatile photographer living in The Netherlands. In his journalistic style portraiture he's very present without being visible. He gets to his characters in a subtle revealing way.
He also shoots a limited number of weddings a year with a journalistic approach.
In September 2010 he published "Colourful Connections" a book about his journey through Tibet, Nepal and India.
Favourite camera's are Nikon (digital), Leica and Hasselblad (film).
"A portrait is not a likeness. The moment an emotion or fact is transformed into a photograph it is no longer a fact but an opinion. There is no such thing as inaccuracy in a photograph. All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth." Richard Avedon.