Sanne Derks is a documentary photojournalist and anthropologist from Arnhem, the Netherlands. During her Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology (2009) on how Bolivian women deal with gender, ethnic and class inequality within Marian devotion, she became...
Focus:Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist, Researcher, Reporter, Environment, Documentary, Photography, Culture, International News, Journalist Investigative, Freelance, Civil Rights and Social Inequality, Humanitarian, Assignments
Skills:Research, Photo Editing, Photojournalism
Rutopia published in National Geographic Magazine
Apr 24, 2022
So glad to see my work published in 18 pages in the Dutch edition of National Geographic Magazine. In this project I documented the repopulation of abandoned villages in rural Spain and investigated how people try to create ‘utopian’ mini-societies in search for a sustainable future. I have been working on the project for the past 1,5 year during the pandemic with the support of National Geographic Society and Matchingsfonds de Coöperatie