The Landsby, CA

On one of the last days of our West Coast roadtrip, we headed towards Santa Barbara wine country. Driving through vineyards, jazz music on the radio, we suddenly entered Solvang - a little Danish village. It was still sunny, we were surrounded by wineries, and the iconic coastline wasn't too far from us, but this place looked [...]
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Recap – Food & Lifestyle Photography Workshop at Numeroventi in Florence, Italy

Although this feels so far away already (because, roadtrip on the other side of the world), it was just a month ago. Together with Sanda, I hosted the workshop food & lifestyle photography at Numeroventi in Florence, Italy. It was 4 days filled with practice, Florence explorations, gelatos and the best food we could have ever wished for made [...]
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Renee Kemps / Santa Clara 1728

Santa Clara 1728

I have lost my heart to Lisbon. This city, where I had never been up to 2 months ago, has impressed me enormously during my two short visits. The first time, I arrived in the Portugese heat - mid summer, sweaty, blue skies, full sunshine. The city is hilly, with beautiful old houses, many soft [...]
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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 [...]
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Greece / Renee Kemps

Summer feels in Andros

This was my first time in Greece, my first time to Andros. I know many people who have been, and I've heard many stories about the warm sunshine, the blue ocean, the good food, the relaxed life. And yes, there was sunshine, there was blue sea, and lots and lots of food. The shoot location [...]
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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 [...]
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