awards and recognitions

2016 Finalist for the Artist World Registry Grand, USA
2015 Secret societies of west Africa finalist in LensCulture portrait award.
2015 Secret societies of west Africa Nominated Athens photofestival 
2015 Benaki museum selected as key-visual for airport promotion
2012 Honourable mention at Zilveren Camera awards for the production and quality of my multimedia work
2011 Nominated for the TEGEL in the category best online documentary Roots of Evil 
2010 Nominated PANL Awards 2010 Best editorial feature series Chronic malnutrition in Guatemala 
2010 Zilveren Camera Awards 2nd Place Canon Innovation Award Detroit, stories from a city in free fall 
2009 Pre Selected for the DutchDoc documentary awards Detroit, stories from a city in free fall 
2009 Prix Italia 2009 winner of special prize with multimedia documentary Detroit, city in free fall 
2008 Nominated Journalist for Peace 2008 by Humanistic Peace Council War in Darfur, North Uganda
2007 IPA LUCIES awards Honarable MentionĀ­ feature story The War in Darfur and the water crisis 
2007 The Zilveren Camera 2nd Place Best International News Series Inside Darfur, war in Sudan 
2006 Dick Scherpenzeel prize Honourable Mention LRA and the Hidden War of North Uganda 
2005 IPA LUCIES 2nd place Editorial Feature Story Hidden War, North Uganda 
2005 IPA LUCIES Honorable Mention Feature Story Hidden Children, Madagascar 
2004 Best European newsphoto 2nd for the Sunday TimesMagazine