workshops postponed

Sorry, due to Covid measures, these workshops were cancelled/postponed

I will focus on the Brussels Staycation now for this summer 2021

Street photography

Learn digital street photography by practice

easter holidays Tuesday and Wednesday 6&7 April 2021

We'll stroll the streets of Brussels.

With digital cameras, smartphones or anything that can shoot we'll be actively looking for the best light, exposure and compositions of your beloved city.

2 days of intense street photography.

You will learn about the history of street photography.

You will see lots of inspirational street photographers.

You will get loads of advise on better photos.

Atelier: Woluwe Saint Pierre, Brussels.

Lessons are in English, French and Dutch

Coke printing

Be an artist using Coca Cola and other print techniques

easter holidays Thursday and Friday 8&9 April 2021

2 days we'll do intense graphic art workshops.

2 days of learning how to use some easy graphic techniques like Kitchen Litho, Coke Printing, and Cyanotype.

During this workshop we'll make graphic art using alu foil, empty milk packaging and we can even use cyanotype and more. The results are astounding, and you'll find out that you don't have to be a drawing master to make beautiful work.

Are you the new Rembrandt?

Come find out.

Atelier: Woluwe Saint Pierre, Brussels.

Lessons are in English, French and Dutch

B&W analog photography

Develop and print your own b&w photos

easter holidays Monday and Tuesday 12&13 April 2021

2 days of intense analogue photography.

2 days of visualising your ideas and feelings in B&W on film.

You can bring your grandmoms' camera,

or we'll provide you with an analogue camera.

You'll learn how to make great images.

You'll learn how to develop your own films in the dark.

You'll learn how to print your own artwork in a real darkroom.

Atelier: Woluwe Saint Pierre, Brussels.

Lessons are in English, French and Dutch

Pimp your own T-shirts

Screen printing and cyanotype

easter holidays Thursday and Friday 15&16 April 2021

2 days of graphical exercises ending up on your own T-shirt. Even if you can't draw, you're an artist!

2 days of fun doing collage, printing on paper or fabric, in bright colours.

Design your logo, image and tell your story. We'll use several screen printing techniques and cyanotype as a way of transferring images on fabric.

Bring your own t-shirts, pillows, tote bags or socks, and you'll personalise them with your own work. Bring your pictures, on phone or memory card and we'll transfer it to your preferred medium.

Atelier: Woluwe Saint Pierre, Brussels.

Lessons are in English, French and Dutch


Groups are small (around 6 persons) .

All workshops will take 2 days and you can sign up for any workshop combination up to all 4 of them.

1 workshop: 85€

2 workshops 160€

3 workshops 235€

4 workshops 290€

The 2nd child of the same family gets a 10% reduction.

Those workshops are history

sorry, these workshops are finished, but who knows we'll organise it again. Follow our social media and get noticed on time.

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Photo workshop Corona 2020

For young adults we offer a totally free online challenge experience during the Lock Down.

It's in Dutch and started on March 30 2020.

Check it out on FB or follow this YouTube Channel or IGTV @dewildephotos

For Adults that already followed some courses at the Photoacademy or elsewhere, we offer an online challenge course of 5 times a 1 hour workshop in English.

You log on every day to have a live experience with your teacher.He'll let you learn more about advanced techniques, all while staying safely in your home during the Corona Lock Down!

More info on Picsmentor


Nous organisons 2 séries de 8 séances d'ateliers photo.

Vous pouvez choisir entre notre cours BASIC populaire et le cours de photographie avancé RUES.

En petits groupes, nous allons travailler sur vos compétences en photographie, et faire des exercices stimulants qui vous aideront à faire de meilleures photos.

Bases de l'atelier: ouverture - Lumière - Composition - Portrait - Reportages - Editer



Les cours ont lieu le mercredi soir, toutes les deux semaines. Vous avez donc 2 semaines pour travailler sur les exercises. Leçons seront donné a le Centre Culturel Elzenhof, Ixelles Bruxelles.

Langues parlées: Anglais/ Néerlandais et Français si souhaité.

pour photographie de rues il y a 5 lecons en classe, 3 ont lieu au centre ville Bruxelles.

Le photographe Sander de Wilde est connu pour son œil journalistique et ses portraits intenses. C'est un professeur expérimenté et ses cours sont amusants et dynamiques.

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Flanders photo week

by photographer Sander de Wilde

#staycation Summer 27/7- 31/7 Flanders

5 days of intense photography workshops in Overijse.

5 days of surprising exercise, fun, culture and nature.

5 days of learning about visualising your ideas and feelings, or just to capture the beauty

in and around Overijse, Flanders, close to Brussels.

Lessons are in Dutch French and/or English.

Check it out on FB or book instantly on the PicsMentor website

Teenage Summer school Brussels

By photographer Sander de Wilde

#staycation Summer 2020 3/8- 7/8 in Brussels

5 days of surprising workshops for teenagers

Dynamic, fun, intense, running around Brussels, having fun while developing a personal visual language.

Lessons are in English, French and/or Dutch.

Check it out on FB or on the Picsmentor website

photography workshops online during Corona

Brand new in 2020

One week in France.

In the middle of nowhere. August 1st week.

In a very old but comfortable mountain house including all meals and a great teacher!


more info here

photography workshop weekin France


Brussels’ fotograaf Sander de Wilde is gekend om zijn intense portretten en foto-reportages.

Hij werkt als fotojournalist voor internationale media en werkt aan eigen projecten. Bovendien is hij een inspirerend verteller en houdt hij niet van stilzitten.

Actie dus, tijdens deze 8 reportage WORKshops.


Lessen vinden plaats op woensdagavonden van 7 tot half 10.

Straatfotografie is vijf lessen in de Elzenhof, 3 x buiten op straat.

Languages spoken : English and Dutch, French and German when necessary.

8 PHOTO workshops 2019

January - May 2019


We're organising 2 series of 8 photo workshop sessions starting January 2019.

Choose between our popular BASIC course and the advanced STREET photography course.

In small groups we will work on your photography skills, and do challenging exercises that will really help you make better photographs.

Workshop Basics:

aperture - Light - Composition - Portrait - Reportages - Editing . Practical and for all levels!

A refreshing course for starters, re-starters and even the more experienced photographer.

Fee only € 120 for 8 dynamic evenings.

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Basic photo course


BECOME a real street hunter in public space.

Fee is only € 120 for 8 DATES

In these five workshops we lean all about the history of street photography and it's most known photographers.

photo workshop Brussels

8 evenings full of photography practice, assignments and experiences. With real life models, using available light, flash, studio lights, in color and b&w.

After each lesson you will receive the content of that lesson by e-mail. Work you make can be uploaded to an online Drive.

Communicating with your teacher has never been easier.

Fun and photography, with a gallery exhibition as a final event. Like us on Facebook to know if we do this again.

Our workshops are hands-on. Seeing and doing are the only way to develop your photography skills and reach new levels.