Jeroen Oerlemans (1970) studied Political Sciences at Amsterdam University before taking up photojournalism at London College of Communications. As a freelance photographer he's no stranger to areas of conflict, such as Afghanistan, Haiti, Iraq, Iran, Pakistan, Lebanon, Sudan, Libya, Syria, Israel and the Palestinian Territories. His work has been published in Newsweek, Time Magazine, the Guardian, Sunday Times, International Herald Tribune, Courrier International and numerous other publications. Got awarded a couple of times too: World Press Photo, American Press photographers Association, Prix de la Photographie Paris and the dutch Zilveren Camera photojournalism awards. Jeroen lives in Amsterdam. He is represented by Panos Pictures Photo Agency in London and Hollandse Hoogte Photo Agency in the Netherlands.
Dutch, English, basic French and German