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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At The Chapel / Renee Kemps

All the Whites – At The Chapel

Last weekend, Leslie and I went on a little adventure. It was a surprise for his 25th birthday, and I had hired an old MG for the day for us to go on a road trip trough the English countryside together. We would go all the way down, through as many forests as possible, to the Jurassic [...]
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Aman, Tokyo

Aman, Tokyo

It's been just over a month that we came back from Tokyo, and almost 2 months since that summer night at Aman. A perfect sunset. The interior lightened up in first a bright yellow, to change into a deep orange and finish with a blue hue when the sun eventually set. There were coffees, pre-dinner bites, and [...]
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