Artist / Freelance Digital Creative

Personal Projects


Dries Depoorter
Born in Belgium
Living online in Ghent

About me


Trophy Camera v0.9
In collaboration with Max Pinckers


‘Trophy Camera’ is a photo camera that can only make award winning pictures. Just take your photo and check if the camera sees your picture as award winning.


This A.I. powered camera has been trained by all previous winning World Press Photo’s of the year. Based on the identification of labeled patterns, the camera is programmed to recognise, make and save only winning photos, which are automatically uploaded to the dedicated website:


Produced on the occasion of the exhibition Braakland, FOMU, Antwerp, Belgium, April 2017. With the support of KASK / School of Arts and the Arts Research Fund of University College Ghent, Belgium.


Raspberry Pi Zero W, Full HD Camera Module for RaspberryPi,
5000mAh powerbank, Monochrome 128×32 SPI OLED graphic display,
plastic casing, 115 x 85 x 191 mm

Trophy Camera at FOMU in Antwerp:

While we made this camera: