About

Brenda de Vries graduated from the Fotoacademie Amsterdam in 2003. She has since received numerous prizes for her work at The International Photography Awards, Prix de Photographie, The Photography Masters Cup (USA) and Luerzer’s Archive, 200 Best Advertising Photographers Worldwide. De Vries is accomplished in the whole photographic process, from concept, styling, make-up, lighting to retouching and cropping the final image. What sets her apart is her Renaissance approach, excelling in diverse photographic styles: Portraits, commercial, editorial and fashion… 
Clients
10Feet, 113Online, Asics, Adidas, Balmain Hair, Casema, CJP, Coiffure Awards, Connexys, Corel, Dekamarkt, Deloitte & Touche, Donorregistratie, Drum, Eneco, Easy Comfort, Eyewish, FNV Horeca, Funda, Gillette, Haarlems College, IAA, Jack Klijn, Keylane, Kruidvat, Libresse, Moxy Hotels (Marriot), MTV Networks, Nederlandse Energie Maatschappij, Nederlandse Film Festival (NFF), Nutrilon, Oger, Olympus, Oogmerk, Ordina, Peugeot, Prins Bernard Cultuurfonds, Philips, Pink Ribbon, Postcodeloterij, Radio 538, SANL, Shell, Sony Ericsson, Sportweek, Topicus, Vigor & Sage, Universiteit van Amsterdam, Wrangler Europe.
Magazines
Ad!dict, Avantgarde, Avantgarde Man, Credits, Esquire, Elegance, FashionCult, Glossy, JeansCult, La Vie en Rose, Miljonair, Popular Science, Het Parool (PS van de Week), Quote, Style Magazine and the family Tunes, Ssst, sQueeze, Troskompas, TwentyTen Magazine, Visura Magazine, Watch.
Awards & Nominations
2015  Communication Arts – Award of Excellence – 56st Annual – Category Nude & Beauty “Moxy Hotels”
2014 Photography Masters Cup / International Color Awards – Nominated in ‘Architecture” and “Nudes” – “Abano Terme” and “Extensions”
2013 Grand Prix ADCN / Silver Lion Cannes for NFF
2012 Luezer’s Archive – The 200 best Ad Photographers Worldwide 2012/2013
2012 Prix de la Photographie, Paris (Px3) – Portraiture Category Winner – Silver – “ ’74 – ’82 ”
2012 Prix de la Photography, Paris (Px3) – Portraiture Category Children – Gold – ” ’74 – 82″
2011 International Photography Awards – Honorable Mention – Category: Self Promotion “’74 – ‘82 ”
2011 International Photography Awards – Honorable Mention – Category: Editorial “Possession: A Tale of Fashion Cruelty”
2011 Photography Masters Cup / International Color Awards – Nominee in “Children of the World” “Puck”
2010 Communication Arts – Award of Excellence – 51st Annual – Category Nude & Beauty “Pierot”
2010 Photography Masters Cup / International Color Awards – Nominee in Fine Art “Dylan”
2008 International Photography Awards – Honorable Mention – Category: People “ Paul ”
2008 International Photography Awards – Honorable Mention – Category: Advertising/Fashion “Punte de Luce su Cristalli Scuri”
2007 International Photography Awards – Honorable Mention – Category: Advertising/Self Promotion “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”
Exhibitions
2016 Amsterdam Museum ‘De Schuttersgalerij’ – Photography for the project #AgFag
2014 De Toonzaal – Duo Exhibition Brenda de Vries & Lillian Wessels
2013 Noordwijk “’t Klooster” – Nude Colors
2012 Heesterveld Creative Community “ ’74-‘82”
2012 Arti & Amicitae “I own everything I see and like. I own the world.” – Blauwdruk
2011 W139 in collaboration with Judith Leysner
2010 Push 24, RC De Ruimte
2010 Miljonair Fair – Best 10 images of the last 10 years Miljonair Magazine
2005 Fotofestival Naarden
2004 Noorderlicht
2003 ExFaA