Archive for January, 2011

Oslo tonight

Oslo tonight

Tweet I cross this square on my way from work. It has been foggy all day, and I shot both this morning and this evening. This shot is my favorite from today: And after a Twitter discussion about what on earth I was doing on the tracks, here is a bit more detail on how […]


Birthday Party

Birthday Party

Tweet I went to my camera club friend Håkon’s 50th birthday yesterday. One of the things I love about being in a camera club is that you get to meet lots of new friends who even share the same interest as you do! We had a great evening with lots of wonderful food (and drinks!) thanks to […]


Just Shoot!

Just Shoot!

Tweet To improve my photography skills, I have to practise. So I try to bring the camera with me wherever I go. Preferably hanging over my neck or shoulder and with the lens cap off. I was sitting in the front row of the bus with a protective glass in front of me. So I […]


Portfolio Review with Jonas Bendiksen

Portfolio Review with Jonas Bendiksen

Tweet Photo by Frank Hesjedal The day finally came! I had applied for a free portfolio review with Jonas and was one of the eight that was chosen by Foto dot no. I had printed a bunch of my Kathmandu images to get some feedback and ideas about things to work on to improve my […]


About Jonas Bendiksen

Tweet Cover image from Jonas Bendiksens book “The Places We Live” Copyright Jonas Bendiksen I first came across Jonas Bendiksens work a little over two years ago, when he had an exhibition at the Nobel Peace Center here in Oslo. It was the exhibion “The Places We live“, which is still on tour. Jonas had […]


Yellow and Blue

Yellow and Blue

Tweet I’m a sucker for street lamps! Especially when I can find lamps next to each other that have different color temperatures. I love this part of Oslo, one of the areas where they built a lot of buildings at the same time. Around 1890-95. I hope this area stays like this forever and that […]


Waiting for a snowfall

Waiting for a snowfall

Tweet I keep watching the weather forecast because I can’t wait to go out and shoot during a heavy snowfall. It has been very cold for the last month – when the wind comes down from Siberia apparently it is dry but very cold. So i’m waiting for wind from the south or east :-) […]