Wouter Deruytter is a Belgian photographer known for his work in documentary and street photography. Born in 1967 in Ghent, Belgium, Deruytter developed an interest in photography at a young age. He studied at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent and began his career as a freelance photographer.

Deruytter enjoys traveling and has explored various parts of the world over the years, using his camera to capture everyday life and cultural diversity. His work often focuses on capturing powerful moments and intriguing compositions in urban environments.

His photographic style is characterized by a keen eye for detail, a sense of timing, and a talent for capturing the essence of a scene. His images often tell stories of human interaction, emotions, and the dynamics of city life.

Deruytter has had exhibitions worldwide and his work has been published in numerous international publications. He is recognized as an influential voice in contemporary street photography and continues to pursue his passion for capturing the human existence through images.