Steppeland, alias for Lutgarde De Brouwer, is a self thought free lance photographer. Born in Flanders (Belgium), she lives and works since more than 25 years in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Her main interest goes to nature photography, street photography and photojournalism. She also loves to experiment with digital art and design based on her own images. Central in her work is the fascination with the beauty that surrounds us, and the experience of an intrinsic deep connection with all that lives.