Ype Driessen is a Dutch creator of photo comics. Since 2007 he has been making autobiographical photo comics for countless papers and magazines and for his website fotostrips.nl (in Dutch).

In 2020, Luitingh-Sijthoff published Ype’s first photographic novel ‘Het nadeel van de twijfel’, to commercial and critical acclaim. A French translation, ‘Un petit doute en septembre’, was published in 2022 by Éditions Flblb. An English translation is underway.

Ype was born in Rotterdam and studied Artificial Intelligence at Utrecht University. He is a co-host of the podcast ‘De Eeuw van de Amateur’ and is one half of dance pop duo Popdorian. Ype is a vegetarian and lives and works in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

ype photocomic head shot