Jan Beddegenoodts graduated as a journalist (Television KHM) in 2009. During his studies he was hitchhiking through Europe, couchsurfing in New York and helping to build a more human prison in Congo. He did his internship with STVS (The national Television of Suriname).
After he graduated as a journalist he started focussing on Photography and travelling the world. In one year he travelled through India, Cuba and North America. After every new adventure an exposition followed.
Last year he was raving and protesting in Israel / Palestine which resulted in his first photobook and documentary: `THE TASTE OF FREEDOM`. Together with Niel Iwens he just finished the post production from his second documentary `THANK GOD IT`S FRIDAY` a portrait from the Palestinian village Nabi Saleh and the opposite settlement Halamish. At the moment Jan Beddegenoodts is touring with the taste of freedom project through Israel, Palestine and Europe.