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Bio:   Sander Martens (1973) is a Dutch freelance photographer who is specialized in black & white portraits, landscapes, and food. After many years of attending both photography and graphic art workshops, he became a professional photographer in 2014. According to New Dutch Photo Talent/GUP magazine, he belongs to the best 100 emerging Dutch photography talents of 2017. 

Having studied Psychology and Artificial Intelligence in Tilburg, Nijmegen, and Cambridge (UK), he obtained his PhD degree in Experimental Psychology at the University of Leiden in 2001. Currently he is an Assistant Professor in Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands, investigating individual differences in the temporal dynamics of attention within and between different sensory modalities. In both his photography and scientific research he strives to go beyond the visible.

Represented by Ann's Art Gallery, Groningen, the Netherlands    |    Member and founder of Contre-jour Photographers' Collective