Stephane was a pupil at the National Technical Institute for Radio and Cinematography in Brussels and at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent. He spent two years in London as an assistant to John Rawlings and Ed White.
For 20 years now he runs his own studio in Brussels and specializes in still-life photography,the last 3 years together as a business-partner with his ex-assistant Olivier Chenoix under the name Black Box Studio.
He contributed to a lot of national and international advertising campaigns for brands as:Stella Artois, Nestlé, Campbells, Coca-Cola, Delvaux,Danone, Mercedes, Toyota etc…
Stephane won several awards for his work (Gourmand International Award and nominations, International Pentawards, CCB advertising awards etc… All in collaboration with advertising agencies, packaging agencies or publishing companies)
He was the first advertising photographer in Belgium to be handed the "European Quality Award"
In Italy 2004, he was elected "European Photographer of the Year" by the European Federation of Professional Photographers.
For his personal work, he was selected by "World Wide Art Books" for the Volume 1 of the "International Masters of Photography" in 2012. Also selected for the book "International Contemporary Masters 2013"
Selected for several exhibitions:
- Las Vegas Exhibition International Masters of Photography.
- Verge Art Fair in NY.
- Art Spectrum-Art Basel Miami
- Los Angeles Art Show