Hans grew up near Zutphen (Netherlands) and lives and works in Amsterdam. He discovered film photography in 2018 when his grandfather lend him his 35mm rangefinder camera. Later he learned the techniques of developing and printing in the darkroom. Combining photography with his passion for surf and travel, he likes to shoot with a loose approach, handheld with natural light. His work focuses on street- and surf scenes along with everything else that excites his curiosity.