2020 Shot a visual story on Colonialism Congo Belgium and Matonge following the Black Lives Matter protests and the 'vandalising' of statues of former King and coloniser King Leopold II in the day Conga remembered it's independence.


My travel to Transnistria (Moldova, Europe) was a great experience and I ended up with some beautiful memories, publications in National Geographic and others..

New Corona measures in Belgium

5 images published for this story on the new Corona measures in Belgium, where cafés are closed, and restaurants are open. 3 images in print, 2 other images published online.


Police in the streets of Brussels for Capital, bought from my agency.


Visual story on speed biking during Corona times in Flanders for Dutch newspaper Trouw

Le Soir

Portraits during an interview with Commissioner Paul Hogan at the European Commission

Het Laatste Nieuws

Self initiated story on a Belgian artist Alain Verschueren working on the Covid pandemic.
Instead of face masks he designed the greenhouses to wear.


Portraits of warcrime researcher in Syria and around, photographed on a secret location.

De Standaard

Just some street photography I always do when walking, immediately used by Belgian newspaper De Standaard to illustrate the new situation during Covid-19 where the center of Brussels is even more friendly to pedestrians and bicycles.

New Cold war

Writer and historian Jude Woodward as I portrayed her for a new book launch in Antwerp. Just a few months later her portrait was used for this obituary.

De Standaard

The Government in Belgium came together at the beginning of the Corona Crisis, to inform the people about the total Lockdown. This picture was used in De Standaard.

Prime minister of Belgium in close up after the press conference on Covid-19 and the Lock Down in March 2020


Self motivated photography of the new now, bought from my archive to illustrate shopping and eating from plastic wrapped packaging during covid-19

De Standaard

Riots during the Corona Lock Down in Brussels. During the Lock Down I stayed with my girlfriend in Anderlecht, exactly in the street where the riots between young guys and the police took place, after the death of Adil, a boy on a scooter, by a police car.


For Pitchfork I did a portrait session of these musical dance-hall producers  from Jamaica called equiknoxx right here in Brussels. Great guys, really nice to work with at the train station Chapelle. Go listen!

Eye of Photography

A street photo I did a few years ago of a sexy tourist shooting a selfy on the Grand Place in Brussels ended up in the Eye of Photography, an online magazine on Photography.

Photographer of portraits and stories from Brussels, Belgium.

Professional photographer based in Brussels Sander de WIlde is specialised in shooting portraits and visual stories for editorial and corporate clients.
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