Welcome to Bas Meelker Photography

Bas Meelker is a leading Dutch landscape photographer, writer, speaker and workshop leader. Dutch-based, he supplies a wide variety of national and international commercial clients with his Fine Art landscape prints and images. Bas has been working as a full-time professional landscape photographer since 2008 and is well-known for his striking and bold style of photography.

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Still working on my Norway images. Here’s one from the Låtefossen waterfalls. This is also a touristic venue and can be very crowded. It’s located on the western side of the Hardangervidda near Odda. Anyone who’s been here probably knows how difficult it is to […]

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A well known tourist location near the Hardangervidda mountain plateau but well worth a visit. There are two location from which you can take images but I would choose the higher one at the Fossli Hotel. You can have a great view there over the waterfalls […]

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Here’s another image from our latest trip to Norway. This is what I call an RR-image. RR-image stands for Rapid Respons image. ’RR-images’ can pop-up anywhere, often in the most unlikely places when you least expect it. They often get you by surprise and need […]

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It’s already more than a week ago since we’ve returned from a trip to Norway. And I’m just starting to work on all the images. As soon as I’ve returned, there were already three assignments waiting for me, images that needed to be sent to […]

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It’s 04:00 am. Time to get ready for an early morning landscape shoot. I’m not alone this time. Ron, a lifetime friend and fellow landscape shooter is joining me today. As we set of at 04:30 am, we can already see the early morning start […]

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It’s seven o’clock in the evening and it’s still warm and humid. I had planned to go on a sunset shoot this evening, but it looks like nothing is going to happen. But as the evening progresses, I get restless. Conditions are changing constantly and […]

  • Clients

    Bas Meelker supplies a wide variety of national and international commercial clients with his fine art prints and images. Bas has been working as a full-time professional landscape photographer since 2008 and is well-known for his striking and bolt style of photography….
  • Talks

    Bas Meelker is an engaging national and international speaker, enticing his audiences with his inspirational images. His landscape photography lectures and presentations are not only known to be inspiring and full of tips and tricks for enhancing your photography, but also a lot of fun…
  • Books

    In 2011 I published my first book. Titled ‘Focus op fotografie – Landschap en architectuur’. It is written in Dutch and co-auteured with Pieter Dhaeze. The book is aimed at the starting and intermediate landscape and architectural photographer eager to improve…
  • Gear

    As a professional landscape photographer using gear that can cope with the harshest conditions and at the same time deliver the best results is important. Having the right gear for the right situation means I am able to deliver a constant supply…