Our talented and accomplished WOMEX photographer, Eric van Nieuwland, is always on hand at the event to capture all the highlights: exchanges at the Expo; enthralling showcase performances; lively conference sessions; and more. Eric has been an official Classical:NEXT and WOMEX photographer for the past either years.
His work will be posted daily on his website, and selection of the photos will also be made available on the WOMEX Flickr page. The pictures on Flickr are covered under a CC-BY creative commons license, which allows you to distribute these photos free of charge, as long as you credit the photographer for the original creation with “at WOMEX, by Eric van Nieuwland”.
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Photo by Martyna Markowska
He discovered his passion for music photography while taking his first steps in Thessaloniki’s music scene in 1999. After finishing his photography studies in Spain in 2004, he worked for the national edition of Rolling Stone magazine for almost three years, covering many major music events and artists. Recently, he has completed assignments for artists, record companies and media from Greece, Spain and overseas. Since 2007 he lives and works in Thessaloniki as a freelancer specialising in landscape, architecture, advertising and music photography.
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Photo by Alexandros Oikonomidis
Jacob Crawfurd works as a freelance photographer within press, business, music and portraits. He has executed many music portraits and band photos and has a large archive of concert images from the world, jazz and rock scenes. He primarily directs his lens towards bands, concerts and cultural activities, but also produces music videos and short documentaries.
Jacob's interest in African culture and development issues has taken him to the continent on several assignments and he is also involved in arranging and promoting African-related events in Denmark.
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Photo by Maria Thandie