The Gardens of Versailles - Renee Kemps

Visiting the Private Garden of Versailles & lunching at Alain Ducasse au Plaza Athénée with AMEX

Paris in summertime is hot, sweaty, romantic and overwhelming. The city is full of people walking around, sitting down by the Seine, and watching the Eiffel tower late at night when the city lightens up. Of course, there's croissants and coffees during the day, cheese and wine in the evening, and the always happy buzz [...]
Read More
Stockholm Shoot / Renee Kemps

Shoot in Stockholm

I had the pleasure to spend one of the first spring weekends in Stockholm, shooting dishes for Michelin star restaurant Operakällaren, by NOBIS. There was sunshine and blue skies, a little cold breeze and everybody seemed to adore the warmth after the cold winter. During the day, we shot dish after dish - each one [...]
Read More
Atelier / Renee Kemps

Atelier Day with Marie

It's only been Christmas up until now - mid March - since I was home in Amsterdam, but things have changed so much these past few months. Specifically, my self perception, work, dreams, hopes. January and February were incredibly dark. I lost many things, yet I'm still living in London, I'm still meeting so many lovely people, [...]
Read More
Ceviche / Renee Kemps

Green Herb Ceviche

I've been super into Peruvian food lately. I think it started when I went to Andina, a Peruvian restaurant here London, about two months ago and got totally blown away by how good the food was, so colourful and so exploding with flavour. I wanted to know more about this cuisine, looked up dishes, started [...]
Read More
Madeleines / Renee Kemps

Madeleines & Marie

Two weeks ago, my friend Marie and I had planned a morning full of baking and shooting at her new home. We ended up spending the whole day in the kitchen, having lunch with her aunt, moving stuff around to welcome the new dinner table that she had ordered and immediately planning another day like this one two [...]
Read More