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MY STORY

I'm Esther Heleen, a passionate portrait and art photographer from the Netherlands. Since the age of 14 I've been entranced by the art of photography, delving deep into its realms to capture not just images, but emotions, stories, and the essence of the human experience.

For me, photography is more than just a profession; it's a profound journey of self-discovery and expression. It was through the medium of self-portraiture that I unearthed a way to explore my innermost thoughts and emotions. 

My creative process is intuitive, often sparked by fleeting visions of colors, settings, and moods that linger in my mind until they demand manifestation. These images, born from the depths of my imagination, evolve into visual tales that resonate with themes both personal and universal. Each photograph serves as a reflection of my ongoing journey, a testament to the intricacies of the fabric of existence.

Bold colors, stark contrasts, and unexpected twists are the hallmarks of my work. I aim not only to capture the eye but to ignite curiosity, wonder, and awe. Through my lens, I invite viewers to delve into the depths of their own emotions, to ponder the complexities of existence, and to find beauty in the unexpected.

Thank you for visiting and for supporting my art.

Xx, Esther Heleen
Portrait of the artist Esther Heleen.
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