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Focus

106 jaar toonaangevend in fotografie

Focus is het oudste en meest toonaangevende fotografiemagazine in Nederland. Al 106 jaar is het een kweekvijver van talent. Bekende namen als Erwin Olaf, Carl De Keyzer, Inez van Lamsweerde en Rineke Dijkstra hebben in het verleden door Focus hun eerste stap naar roem kunnen zetten. Bekende en onbekende fotografen passeren nog steeds de revue waaronder Susanne Middelberg, Koos Breukel, Eddy van Wessel, William Rutten, Hans Aarsman, Saskia Boelsums, Bas Meelker, William Rutten, Ewa Cwikla, Maria Svarbova, Robin de Puy, Cynthia Boll, Anais Lopez, Marvel Harris. In Focus komen alle takken van sport aan bod: journalistieke fotografie, kunst-, sport-, documentaire-, natuur-, portretfotografie, etcetera.

Focus (English)

Leading in photography for 106 years

Focus has been the leading Dutch magazine on photography for over a century, and has always served as a talent pool. Well-known photographers like Erwin Olaf, Carl De Keyzer, Inez van Lamsweerde and Rineke Dijkstra all started their journey to fame in Focus.
Well-known as well as unknown photographers are shown every month. For example Susanne Middelberg, Koos Breukel, Eddy van Wessel, William Rutten, Hans Aarsman, Saskia Boelsums, Bas Meelker, William Rutten, Ewa Cwikla, Maria Svarbova, Robin de Puy, Cynthia Boll, Anais Lopez, Marvel Harris to name a few who all published their work. All branches of sport are covered: journalistic photography, art-, sport-, documentary-, nature-, portraitphotography and so on.

In 1982 Focus was co-founder of the renowned European institute EISA. This organisation of more than 50 European magazines grants the leading EISA Awards on a yearly basis. These awards are considered to be the Oscars of the worldwide consumer electronics industry. In the capacity of Photo Panel Manager, Focus is the most prominent player in the field of photography.