Our November speaker was Rogier van Bakel who is a full time professional photographer here on MDI. Rogier is a native of The Netherlands, and before becoming a photographer he had a thriving journalism career in Amsterdam and later in New York. His work has been published in Wired, Playboy, Creativity, Road & Track, Rolling Stone, and the New York Times.
He came to Maine in 2005 and founded Eager Eye Photography in Somesville. He shoots weddings, portraits, events, and also does editorial assignments. From Holland he brings the famous Dutch sense of light, order, and composition to all of his photographic endeavors.