Kim Paffen Photographer, Content Creator, Travel Blogger


Add a personal touch to your home or office with my 'Wild Heart' photo collection. A great way to decorate your interior with endless possibilities.

Kim Paffen Photographer, Visual Storyteller


Travel Writer Kim Paffen

Kim Paffen: NatGeo-published Photographer, Travel Writer & Safari Guide

Helping businesses in the travel, tourism, and conservation industry to increase their bookings or participation by showcasing their brand, destination, or cause at its very best through attention-grabbing images and highly engaging content! Also taking people with me on (photo) safaris.

In the Media

Invited on TV regarding National Geographic nomination

Kim Paffen in the Media

What I do

Kim Paffen wildlife photographer, content creator and photography coach

Unique Photography

Award-winning photographer creating high-quality images & visual stories for your website, (social) media, and projects

Content Creator Kim Paffen

Content Creation

Promoting your brand/destination or NGO with SEO-rich attractive blog content, social media updates, and photography

Our Planet in my Lens, Travel and Photography Blog

Travel & Photography Blog

Founder 'OUR PLANET IN MY LENS', a blog for responsible travelers, nature/wildlife enthusiasts, and photography lovers

Photographers Coach Kim Paffen

Photography Mentoring

Helping beginner photographers to improve their photography/editing skills

image licensing, fine art prints, wall art

Wall Art & Image Licensing

Decorate your interior with fine-art prints, and wall art, or license an image

Kim Paffen Wildlife Photographer

Photography Trips Africa

Organizing photo safari trips to Africa. Ask for upcoming trips or more info

Curious what else I can do for you? Have a look at my services.
Kim Paffen award-winning Photographer from the Netherlands


  • Award-winning travel & wildlife photographer from The Netherlands;
  • 1982-visual storyteller, freelance travel writer, and travel blogger @ourplanetinmylens and @traveltomtom;
  • Winner National Geographic Photo Competition;
  • Finalist Africa Geographic Photographer of the Year;
  • Published in NatGeo Magazine, NatGeo Calendars, ZOOM.NL, The Telegraph UK, Africa Geographic, and other travel-related media;

 Kim Paffen

  • Helping businesses in the tourism industry with travel campaigns, f/e brand ambassadorships, destination marketing, travel content creation for travel articles, magazines, travel blogs, and websites;
  • Advising travel lovers about (sustainable) travel and helping them plan their next adventure via the platform;
  • My heart beats for Africa and its wildlife, FGASA apprentice Field Guide;
  • Organizing mindful photo safari trips to Southern and Eastern Africa.
Kim Paffen Travel Photographer on L1 TV

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Kim Paffen Travel Photographer on L1 TV

About Kim

  • Dutch award-winning travel and wildlife photographer;
  • Winner National Geographic Photo Competition;
  • Published in NatGeo Magazine and NatGeo Calendars;
  • Visual storyteller and travel writer;
  • My heart beats for Africa and its wildlife, certified FGASA Apprentice Field Guide;
  • Finalist Africa Geographic Photographer of the Year;
  • 9 years of photography experience, 15 years of travel