Dirk Bogaerts, born in 1971, lives in Rahier in Belgium. At the age of 18, he fell particularly in love with the magnificent Ardenne Bleue region, the region of the Spa Francorchamps racetrack. He started photography in 1989 while studying to be a master in mechatronical engineering. He calls himself a World Photographer for his interest in a wide range of photographic subjects. He is passionate about people, travel, nature, technology & books.