Wim Hertog

Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

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  • Fluent in Dutch, English; learning French, German, Spanish
  • 30, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • Dividing time between playing with light, travelling and ...
  • Master in Electronic Engineering
  • From Bornem, Belgium
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me


Walk With Me...And See The World I See!


nature - colour - engineer - light - photography - easygoing - Gent - travel - tall - drums - relax - erasmus - green - live - contrast - Belgium - mess - technical - Bornem - brother - talk - discuss - thoughts - explore - Wim.


During my time on this planet I was lucky enough to meet a lot of people and not just locals...but people from all over the globe. It gave me a clearer view on the world...it opened my eyes.

It also created a desire to see more places, meet more people. This is Couchsurfing: making people realise that if you'd have to do one thing in your life...it's exploring our world.


Most of my interests are based on what I see or hear.

Seeing: photography. Setting a scene either with shapes or colours.

Hearing: music. Besides listening throughout the day I also like to hit it. The drums that is :)

The things above are usually combined with an obsession for their technical and scientific background. Knowing how things exactly work gives me full control over them. I like that.

Music, Movies, and Books

Music (in no particular order): Porcupine Tree & side projects, Pink Floyd, Pain of Salvation, Riverside, Ayreon, Dream Theater, The Gathering, Rush, Oceansize...

As you can see I enjoy complex music where every note has it's place and every word it's meaning. These bands are just 1 step above the rest :)

Film: I like visually interesting films (see photography) with a complex storyline mixed with a nice soundtrack. If I have to point out one genre of film I hate it would be "Romantic Comedies"

Ow, before I forget: I'm not all that serious about music when I go to parties. Usually I'm quite happy with some nice electro or IDM beats.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

meh. Later

Countries I’ve Visited

Andorra, Argentina, Austria, Brazil, Bulgaria, China, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Indonesia, Italy, Lesotho, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Paraguay, Portugal, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State

Countries I’ve Lived In

Belgium, Ireland, Poland, Spain

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