Pre-Sale Boys Like Me

Do you know my feeling? Homosexuality has often been in the news in the recent months. But how is it when you grow up as a gay teenager?

It wasn’t until I was 38 that I felt safe enough to get out of the closet. Yet I still find it a difficult subject to talk about, but through my photography I can express myself better. That’s why I made my photo book “Boys Like Me”.

Yassin Toumi by The Dutch Photographer“Boys Like Me” is about me and how I felt, growing up as a teenager. As my longing for boys grew, it was in contradiction with my attempts to meet the expectations of people around me. I didn’t feel safe anywhere and walked away from myself. Where others proudly told about their first girlfriend, I avoided any question about it. What remained was frustration, sorrow and anger for who I was.

My book contains beautiful black and white photos that show how I have struggled over the past 20 years with sincere feelings that I couldn’t express anywhere else. The book has about 120 pages wrapped in a softcover, and I have ordered only 100 books.

What I could use now is your help! After all, printing a book costs a lot of money.

So if you’re a fan of my photography, just want to support me, or if you already know that you want my book : Buy it in the pre-sale! That saves you money, and it saves me a loan.

The selling price of the book will be 59,95 euro

But in the pre-sale (order below before May 1st 2018) it costs only 54 euro!

That is a 10% discount for you!

Preview of Boys Like Me

Check the video with a short preview with some of the photos that you will see in my book.

Order now!

Make my day and get yourself a great gift by ordering my book. If you fill in the form below you can pick your delivery option. I will contact you as soon as possible with a request for payment. When the payment has been completed you will be added to the presale list.

EXPO FRANK

The photobook will be available at EXPO FRANK which takes place from 25th until the 27th of May 2018. EXPO FRANK is my graduation exhibition where you can also see (and buy) some large prints of my work.

If you have any questions about my photography or about my book, please send an e-mail to arjan@thedutchphotographer.com

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Comment (1)

  1. Yves Broeckx says May 04, 2018 at 01:30

    Beste Arjan, ik kijk er echt naar uit je boek te ontdekken. Zelf ben ik een student fotografie aan de koninklijke academie van Antwerpen en heb je foto’s bewonderd sindsdien je beginnen volgen ben, eerst of IG, daarna ook op FB. Very inspirational! Ik kijk er dan ook Nasr uit om de kunstwerkjes in je boek te ontdekken. Met warme groeten,
    Yves

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