Merlin Daleman (°1977) is an independent photo journalist based in the Netherlands.

After attending a photography and design foundation course at the South Devon college in Torquay and University of Central England (now Birmingham City University) in the UK, he graduated at The Royal College of Art in The Hague, the Netherlands.

As a photo journalist he works for NRC Handelsblad and, the province of north-holland and north-Brabant and many other diverse institutions and media. In 2008 and 2010 he won Silver Camera awards for Documentary Photography in the Netherlands

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Merlin Daleman

Supported projects

Skype Villages in Ukraine

  • Europe
  • Media

Imagine a little town in rural Ukraine, with potholed roads, decayed public buildings, ill-looking gas pipes. And its broadband Internet. A few years ago, broadband Internet brought a second life to families in villages like that.