Lucas Dewaele, dagboek

Over fotografie en leven.


The yearly ‘memento mori’, by my beloved students.

A book, an exhibition, enthusiasm. Find us in Roeselare, the old city hall. Till end of this month.

Holidays : time to seduce future students.

September, 7 weeks to go….

Real diary (358)

(Yesterday was teacher’s day. I keep on being challenged by the fruit of silence and a planned kind of emptiness)

Real diary (354)


My Austrian postcard collection.

My Austrian postcard collection is dedicated to Belgian Art Networking Stations.

Painting Class Heroes

(Searching eternal glory and smelling paint)

Old School Thoughts.


‘There is one kind of prison where the man is behind bars, and everything that he desires is outside; and there is another kind where the things are behind the bars, and the man is outside.’

Upton Sinclair

Notice to my students.

(Replace ‘book’ by ‘photo’, and ‘literature’ by ‘photography’)

Some people…

…I passed today.


Some people…

…I met today.

Another exhibition.

(Only tomorrow in SASK, Roeselare)

Missonary student position.

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(Today in Flanders most eminent newspaper and tomorrow, for real.)

Academic ins and outs (2).

(Academy versus Asylum Centre)

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Academic ins and outs.

(It happens at night)

Real people (4)

(This week, in a monochrome buddhist mood)

Available light.

(Academic studio)


Everyday people.

(Spending some hours in an asylum centre, somewhere in Flanders. I met quite interesting people – I forgot some art teachers for a while, again… )

Labour always wins in the academy (2).

(Things we do, before going to sleep)

Some people in the Academy….

…have patience.

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‘Udivitelniye Lyudi’ (Geweldige Mensen – versie Vlaanderen)

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Real people (3)

(This week, in a colorful rebel mood)

No wet-collodion process tonight…

(Confronting my students with images of the 21h century)

Real people

(This week)

Square titans.

My unavoidable encounters.

Talking (this morning)…

….about the existence of eternal love.