Bert Janssen has been working as an independent photographer since 1988. Much of his commissioned work, especially photography and portraits, has been published in magazines and annual reports. In recent years he created several photo books on social issues, some of which have been self-published. (Autonomous) studio work has been shown in exhibitions and included in permanent exhibitions in public spaces. In addition to his professional practice Bert Janssen is a teacher, a board member and an advisor in the world of photography.