Sjoerd Valks is a photographer living in the Netherlands.

From the Seychelles to Vanuatu, he loves to travel. Lately he's been taking his camera into the Dutch woods, producing the 'Tak' series.

Currently he's working on the book of his trip around the world 'oneworld' and on his 'Amsterdam Nights' series.

Sjoerd enjoys (tour)skiing, cinematography, films, literature and he often goes mountainbiking.

Sjoerd uses only naturally available light. His photography often tackles the relationship between man and nature.

All photographs uncropped, unedited, unstaged; all as is.