Dutch Courage with photographer Betsie van der Meer – The Story Behind the Image

De Ruyter The Story Behind The Image

For this De Ruyter Dutch Courage event on Thursday 26 October we are joined by award-winning photographer Betsie van der Meer for The Story Behind the Image.

Betsie is a London-based photographer specialising in shoots for international advertising and design agencies and photo libraries. Campaigns include Johnson&Johnson, NatWest, T-Mobile, Barclays, Twinings, Habitat, Tkmaxx.

Betsie van der Meer - Lost IslandGuided by a set of striking photos, Betsie will give an insight into the stories behind some of the photos, their context, the production challenges and how to tell a story with an image.




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Her photographs have received several industry awards and prizes including the Association of Photographers Awards, the Sproxton Award for Photography, and the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize and have been exhibited in a variety of solo and group shows including in the National Portrait Gallery.

The bar opens at 18:00, the talk starts at 19:00 and entrance is free but please RSVP via Eventbrite!