Ellen Kok

Photographer and Writer
 
On the Land
Location: Drewsville, New Hampshire, USA
Nationality: Netherlands
Biography: Ellen Kok is a photographer and writer from the Netherlands, who combines photo essays with written stories. She firmly believes storytelling is an important art, that can open eyes and connect people. Her photography is based on trust and... read on
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On the Land
Copyright ellen kok 2021
Date of Work 12/31/69 - 12/31/69
Updated 05/19/21
A selection of photos that I made for the book "On the Land. Farmers and Nature in the Netherlands".
Text by Ineke Noordhoff (Dutch). Publisher: Atlas, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 2006.


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