Sabine van Wechem is a Dutch photographer and a student of the Photo Academy in Amsterdam. Focus areas of her work include documentary photography and portraits, with as central theme: people and society, which she prefers to explain through storytelling on her own way. Her work includes subject matter both at home and abroad, for example she is currently busy with a long term project covering life in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro. Her photographs have recently been published in the Life After Football magazine and in various blogs including: streetwear label Patta and Real Game Olympics. Sabine also participated in the 2017 Nikon-NOOR Academy in Amsterdam. After this, she won with her long term favela project the 1st price of the Young Talent Photo Academy competition of her 2nd year and exhibited the work at Photofestival Naarden 2017.