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Géraldine. Lycée français, Brussels, 1974. Instamatic 133.
Lycée français, Brussels, 1974. Instamatic 133.
My brother Gurval. Brussels, 1973.
My Dad at 50, working on his 25th comic book. Brussels, 1973. Instamatic 133.
Dad on the go. A morning circa 1975, Brussels.
After a dinner, Tibet, Albert Uderzo, René Goscinny and my dad burnt a cork and draw themselves moustaches. Roquebrune-sur-Argens, France, 1976.
Self portrait at home with my parent's Canon FTb. Brussels, 1977.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1976. This picture won the school photo contest. I used this highest dinstinction to keep carrying a camera at school.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1979.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Lycée français, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Garage party, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Garage party, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Garage party, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Garage party, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Garage party, Brussels, Belgium, 1978.
Heartbreaking loss. Brussels, October 1978.
Italy, 1978.
Circuit Paul Ricard, France, 1977.
Hervé Regout at Circuit Paul Ricard, France, 1977.
My dad signing comic books. 1977.
Isabelle, Abbaye de La Cambre. Brussels, 1978.
Isabelle, Brussels, 1978.
Message in 1978's first snow.
Isabelle, Brussels, 1979.
Isabelle, Brussels, 1979.
Isabelle, Brussels, 1979.
Isabelle, Brussels, 1979.
Blurred self-portrait with my first own camera, an Olympus OM1. Brussels, 1979.
Anne and Gilberte Goscinny. Roquebrune-sur-Argens, 1977.
My two half-brothers trying to make one. Brussels, 1982.
My brother Jean-Claude. Brussels, 1983.
My brother Gurval. Brussels, 1979.
Self-portrait. Bomal-sur-Ourthe, Belgium, circa 1983.
Juan-Manuel Fangio the Greatest. Angoulême, circa 1985.
Jean Graton and Alain Prost, Formula 1 Grand Prix, Zandvoort, Netherlands, 1983.
Jean-Luc Thérier, Rallye des 1000 Pistes, Canjuers, France 1978.
Rallye des 1000 Pistes, Canjuers, France 1978.
Goodbye Soldier. Brussels, 1980.
Service National. 8e Régiment d'Infanterie, Noyon, France 1980-81.
Service National. 8e Régiment d'Infanterie, Noyon, France 1980-81.
Service National. 8e Régiment d'Infanterie, Noyon, France 1980-81.
Service National. 8e Régiment d'Infanterie, Noyon, France 1980-81.
Service National. 8e Régiment d'Infanterie, Noyon, France 1980-81.
R&R, Brussels, 1981.
Jean-Claude Van Damme in his California Gym in Brussels, 1981.
Jean-Claude Van Damme in his California Gym in Brussels, 1981.
Jean-Claude Van Damme in his California Gym in Brussels, 1981. He then weights 99 kilos and is prepared to win, the next day, a bodybuilding contest.
Karyn. Brussels, 1981.
Chez François Villon, Ixelles, 1984.
Beetle on ice, Bois de La Cambre, Brussels 1982.
Jacky Ickx  during the 4th Paris-Dakar rally with Claude Brasseur. A navigational error has earned them a penalty that cost them victory. On the banks of the Senegal River, Jacky discovers the letter from his main sponsor. Mali, 1982.
Thierry Sabine, organizer of the rally Paris Dakar, concerned about a competitor's injury. Mali, 1982.
My brother Gurval, Brussels 1982.
Keke Rosberg, Zandvoort 1983.
René Arnoux, F1 Grand Prix of The Netherlands, Zandvoort 1983.
Keke Rosberg and Alain Prost launched for qualification. F1 Grand Prix of The Netherlands, Zandvoort 1983.
Zolder, May 8th, 1982. The Press room follows on the screens the 
attempts to resuscitate Gilles Villeneuve, who just crashed during the practice session. Everybody knows that the most popular F1 champion is dead, but hopes for a miracle.
Alain Prost, F1 Grand Prix of The Netherlands, Zandvoort 1983.
My Dad at 60, working on his 43rd comic book. Brussels, 1983.
Gurval, Brussels, 1983.
Gurval and girlfriend, Bomal-sur-Ourthe, Belgium, circa 1985.
Paul Belmondo admiring my outstanding Nikkor 105mm. France, 1983.
Nanacondo, Bangkok 1989.
Nanacondo, Bangkok 1989.
François Walthéry's paranoid crisis, Québec 1989.
Karyn. Brussels, Christmas 1989.
Véronique Jannot, Véronique Genest with French boxer Jean-Claude Bouttier, France, circa 1985.
Saigon, Vietnam 1988.
Saigon, Vietnam 1988.
Children of American soldiers and Vietnamese prostitutes, living in the streets and rejected by all. Saigon, Vietnam 1988.
Trang-Dai shows me her home, Saigon, Vietnam 1988.
Trang-Dai's room, Saigon, Vietnam 1988.
Children playing on a defeated American M41 tank. Around Cu-chi, Vietnam 1988.
Street children, Saigon, Vietnam 1991.
Women gambling in Saigon, Vietnam 1988.
Gravestone near Dublin, Ireland, 1998.
Jean-Claude Van Damme driving his BMW in Las Vegas, January 1990.
Jean-Claude Van Damme during the shooting of "Full Contact", Nevada, January 1990.
Jean-Claude Van Damme and Dolph Lundgren on the set of "Full Contact". Mojave Desert, Nevada, January 1990.
Arnold Schwarzenegger and friend Franco Colombu (Mr Universe 1970) paying a visit on the set of Universal Soldier. Hoover Dam, Nevada, October 1991.
Arnold's visit on the set of "Universal Soldier", Hoover Dam, Nevada, Octobre 1991.
Marie, Brussels, circa 1990.
Côte sauvage, France 1998.
My Dad at 75, working on his 62nd comic book. Brussels, 1998.
Dad's tools. He used the same propelling pencil for all his carrier (the black one, third from the bottom left). Brussels, 1998.
Jean-Claude Van Damme's father Eugène shows me a drawing made by his son at twelve. Affligem, Belgium 1991.
Nounou and his low-rider. Brussels, 1990.
Bomal, Belgium 1991.
Mostar, Bosnia 1994.
Mostar, Bosnia 1994.
Card set, Zagreb 1994.
Hans Koschnick, European administrator of Mostar, the most damaged city of the war, wanted Croats and Bosniaks to work together again. He survived two assasination attempts. The week before I met him, a rocket destroyed his hotel room ; fortunately, he was at the bar at that moment. Mostar, Bosnia, October 1994.
Hans Rudi Giger riding his ghost train in his garden in Oerlikon. Switzerland, 1996.
King Albert II. Laeken, Belgium 1998.
Lieutenant Raoult and his Fat Boy, Obernai, France 1991.
Tango dancers at The Sounds. Brussels, 1992.
Tango dancers at The Sounds. Brussels, 1992.
Catherine, Brussels 1992.
Kristopher's dinner. Van Damme's home, Chatsworth, California 1991.
Gladys and Jean-Claude at home. Chatsworth, California, 1991.
Jean-Claude signing posters for fans, late at night in Chatsworth. California 1991.
Jean-Claude at home, answering fan mail. Chatsworth, California, October 1991.
Jean-Claude at home, Chatsworth, October 1991.
Jean-Claude Van Damme's parents Eliane and Eugène. Cannes Film Festival 1993.
In Rosanna's Saab. Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, 1992.
Breakfast in Belgium, 1992.
My brother Gurval and Jean-Claude Van Damme at La Bastoche, Ixelles, Belgium 1991.
Dominique. Brussels, 1994.
Zeno, Coin du balai, Brussels 1994.
Dominique, Saint Tropez, France 1994.
Zeno and the parrot. Saint Tropez, 1997.
Académie de dessin de Watermael-Boitsfort, Belgium, 1997.
Jacky Ickx revives his Ferrari 312B of 1972/72 Formula 1 season. Nürburgring, circa 1995.
David Coulthard, Formula 1 Grand Prix of Australia, Adelaide 1995.
Formula 1 Grand Prix of Australia, Adelaide 1995.
On the road from Croatia to Bosnia,1994.
Italian coffee, 1994.
Vaillante Courage number 13, 24 Hours of Le Mans, 1997.
Goossens, Cottaz and Pollicand, drivers of the Vaillante Courage number 13 at the 24 Hours of Le Mans 1997.
Dad in the pit of the Vaillante, 24 Hours of Le Mans 1997.
Vaillante Courage in trouble, 24 Hours of Le Mans, 1997.
Goossens, Cottaz and Pollicand, drivers of the Vaillante Courage number 13 at the 24 Hours of Le Mans 1997.
Pollicand, Goossens and Cottaz, drivers of the Vaillante Courage number 13, celebrates a 4th place at the 24 Hours of Le Mans 1997.
Children race at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, France, 2003.
Arthur's first bath at home. Brussels, January 1997.
Zeno and the ducks, Brussels 1998.
Sunday morning. Brussels, 1997.
Zeno and the baby frog, Roquebrune-sur-Argens, France 1998.
Zeno at the Barbershop, Brussels 1998.
Gurval, Brussels 1998.
Giant step. Roquebrune-sur-Argens, 1998.
First candlelight dinner. Roquebrune-sur-Argens, 1999.
Child of the corn. Belgium, 1999.
Jean-Claude's remarriage with Gladys, Knokke-le-Zoute, June 1999.
Jean-Claude's speech at his remarriage with Gladys, Knokke-le-Zoute, June 1999.
At the beach. Le Coq-sur-Mer, Belgium 1998.
Dad peeling pears for his grandson. Brussels, 1999.
Dad looking at Luc Donckerwolke's Vaillante designs. Brussels, 2001.
Zeno, Coin du Balai, Brussels 1997.
Jacky Ickx and his son, Anneau du Rhin, France 1998.
Javier Olave, a Spanish biker racing the Dakar Rally. He afterwaerds wrote a book, "El Rally Mas Duro Del Mundo" (The hardest rally on Earth). Burkina Faso, 2000.
Hubert Auriol and Roger Kalmanovitz announce in Niamey that the Dakar Rally is stopped because of 
terrorist threats. Niger, January 11th 2000.
Hubert Auriol's helicopter landing near a village. Dakar Rally, Senegal 2002.
Dakar Rally blocked on Niamey airport's tarmac for sereveral days, due to terrorist threats. Niger, 2000.
While the Dakar Rally is blocked in Niamey for sereveral days, French TV journalist Gérard Holtz improvises a football game on the tarmac. Niger, 2000.
Jacky Ickx at bivouac. Paris-Dakar rally, Niamey, Niger 2000.
Belgian Prime Minister Dehaene, visiting the Dakar rally in Bobo Dioulasso, lusts for Dagmar Liekens' cool drink. Burkina Faso, January 2000.
Antoine dancing with a gazelle. Niamey, 2000.
September 11th, 2001.
Breakfast fly. Brussels, 2001.
Larissa. Knokke, 2001.
Hippodrome de Boitsfort, Brussels 2001.
Wisdom teaching. Brussels, 2001.
Luc Donckerwolke, designer of the Lamborghini Murcielago. Munich, 2002.
Dominique discussing mobility with Luc Donckerwolke, Chief Designer of Lamborghini. Brussels, 2004.
Vanina. Knokke, 2001.
Elisabeth and Luc, Hodoumont, Belgium 2002.
Morning start. Brussels, 2002.
Joy and the bird. Lasne, Belgium 2002.
Luc Besson meets Jean Graton while adapting his coming "Michel Vaillant" for cinema. 24 Hours of Le Mans, France, June 2002.
Luc Besson gives the start of the 24 Hours of Le Mans 2002, where he came to shoot the movie "Michel Vaillant".
Luc Besson shooting "Michel Vaillant". 24 Hours of Le Mans, France, June 2002.
The Leader car. Shooting of the movie "Michel Vaillant", 24 Hours of Le Mans, June 2002.
Shooting of the movie "Michel Vaillant", 24 Hours of Le Mans, June 2002.
Jean-Pierre Cassel. Shooting of the movie "Michel Vaillant", Le Mans, August 2002.
Shooting of the movie "Michel Vaillant", Le Mans, August 2002.
Shooting of the movie "Michel Vaillant", 24 Hours of Le Mans, June 2002.
Shooting of the movie "Michel Vaillant", Le Mans, August 2002.
Emmanuel Clerico driving the Vaillante for the shooting of the movie "Michel Vaillant", Le Mans, August 2002.
Luc Besson shooting "Michel Vaillant". 24 Hours of Le Mans, France, June 2002.
The Vaillante crosses the finish line for real. 24 Hours of Le Mans, June 2002.
Lisa Barbuscia on the set of "Michel Vaillant", France, 2002.
On the Niger river, 2003.
Gurval in front of his new house. Belgium, 2001.
"Papa" Daniel Marchal enriching fields with sulfur. Dantiandou, Niger, 2003.
Jacky Ickx relaxing in friend Daniel Marchal's house in Niamey. Niger, 2000.
Home. Brussels 2003.
Arthur in his thoughs, 2003.
Zeno and Marie, Roquebrune-sur-Argens, 2003.
Arthur and his grandfather, Brussels, 2003.
On the road to the Nürburgring. Germany, 2003.
Nürburgring, Germany 2003.
Arthur and the homemade kart, Pégairolles, 2003.
Vanina Ickx, 24 Hours of Le Mans. France, June 2003.
Belgian weather. Jean et Arthur, 2003.
Georgia, USA 2004.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy's last sight. Elm Street, Dallas, Texas 2004.
Gérard Depardieu reading La Boétie texts on friendship. Brussels, 2005.
Zeno setting a scene for his amateur movie, 2006.
Zeno setting a scene for his amateur movie, 2006.
Louis training. Brussels, 2005.
Marie, Chloé and Arthur. Bomal-sur-Ourthe, 2006.
Abbaye du Val des Choues, France, 2005.
Piano mistress. Brussels, 2005.
Tokyo, 2007.
"Moto", musician and biker, with his girlfriend and Kawasaki 675 tuned into a Triumph T100. Taken in front of the Super Racer Café, Tokyo 2007.
Demonstration for Belgian unity, Brussels, 2007.
Inès, Brussels 2007.
Visiting Luc Donckerwolke in Seat Design studio, Martorel, Spain, 2006.
Blind man in Tehran's bazaar. Iran, 2005.
Young lady in Tehran. Iran, 2005.
Return from Iran with flowers. Brussels, 2005.
My parents, Brussels, 2007.
Real life in Hutong neighbourhood. At night, it's another story. Beijing, China 2004.
Inès and the Vaillante, Le Touquet, France 2007.
Vanina Ickx in her hotel room, after she had to abandon a DTM race. Zandvoort, July 2007.
Louise and the boys. Linkebek, Belgium 2007.
Roma, 2007.
Morgane, 2007.
Arthur and Zeno, 2004.
Bikers meeting, Eau d'Heure, Belgium 1990.
My biker friends. Ardêche Vets, France 2010.
Young bikers. Ardêche Vets, France 2010.
Young bikers. Ardêche Vets, France 2010.
Québec, 2006.
Wedding princesses. Brussels, 2006.
Porte de Namur, Bruxelles 2007.
Xavier. Paris, 2008.
With the Hasson family. Brighton, UK 2008.
Béa in the gardens of the Château de Ruisbroek, Belgium 2010.
Arthur before a 24 Hours bicycle race. Brussels, 2011.
Luc Donckerwolke and Christian Philippsen, France, 2000.
Jean-Marie Bigard, winner of a Stars Challenge race on a Vaillante. Albi, France 2000.
Alexandre Debanne signing autographs during a Stars Challenge race in Albi, France 2000.
My goddaughter Marie. Brussels, 2005.
"Blow me up" by Vivienne Westwood, 2005.
Self portrait, dunno where, 2007.
Artist Vincent Strebelle and daughter Adelaïde, Brussels, 2006.
Gurval, the last days. March 2009.
Gurval is missing.
Zeno and Justine, Manhattan, NYC 2009.
Zeno and Justine, Manhattan, NYC 2009.
Zeno and Justine, Manhattan, NYC 2009.
Chloé and Marie, Bomal-sur-Ourthe, 2012.
Carine Gilson's opening in London, 2011.
La Garde Freinet, Summer 2009.
Didier Van Bruyssel, Château de Ruisbroek, Belgium 2011.
SHOOT ! Rencontres d'Arles 2010, France.
The Magnificient Eight, Château de Ruisbroek, Belgium 2011.
Football in my studio's basement. Brussels, Belgium 2011.
Calanque de Morgiou, France, 2011.
With Kathleen and Frédéric in Marseille, France, 2011.
Unité d'habitation Le Corbusier, Marseille, 2011.
Inside the Inhabitation Unit of Le Corbusier, Marseille, 2011.
My friend Dominique in jail. Pratamnac,Thailand 2012.
Nap. Brussels 2012.
Embarkment for Formentera. Ibiza, 2012.
Good times have their flag. Formentera, 2012.
Blanc Pescador, Ibiza, 2012.
Capucine and Ambroise, La Garde-Freinet, France 2012.
Self-portrait in a passing train window. Frankfurt am Main Hauptbahnhof, Germany 2012.
Revolte. Vienna, 2013.
Zeno directing. Théâtre national, Brussels, 2013.
Juliette working with Zeno, Brussels, April 2013.
Shooting "Mouettes" in Tour & Taxis, Brussels, 2013.
Damien Chapelle on the set of "Mouettes", Brussels, 2013.
Judith Williquet on the set of "Mouettes". Brussels, 2013.
Self-portrait with a pancake.