Archive for March, 2011

Street Photography workshop

Street Photography workshop

Tweet I had figured I needed some inspiration again so I signed up for a street photography workshop this weekend. On friday evening we listened to an inspiring presentation of the teacher’s work, so I was very inspired on the way home! Yesterday morning we were shown a sequence from “The Genius of Photography”, the […]


Warming up!

Warming up!

Tweet I am attending a course in Street Photography this weekend, and it actually started this evening. It has been some time since I have been “shooting” people and I feel it takes some time to get back into it. But it has to start with lifting the camera to the eye! I often find […]


Week-end at Väderöarna

Week-end at Väderöarna

Tweet Last weekend was spent on the Swedish west coast with my younger brother. The age difference between us is less than a year and I guess that makes us pseudo-twins according to popular psychology! Väderoärna, or “Væderøarna”, as I would write it in Norwegian, is a popular destination for sailors. The name translates to […]


Open Space

Open Space

Tweet I’ve spent most of the winter in town so I had kind of forgotten how quiet it can be in the mountains. Quiet may not be the right word as it was very windy. I was fascinated by how the sun lit up the blowing snow when I chose to shoot against the sun.


Foto.no slideshow from Fotomessen 2011

Tweet Before Fotomessen I was invited to participate in a slideshow for Foto.no, along with 40 other photographers. I felt honoured to be asked. They have now published this slideshow in three parts. Perhaps this slideshow could be said to be a summary or a hint of what is going on in Norwegian photography circles […]


WPGA Portrait and People

WPGA Portrait and People

Tweet I’ve spent the weekend in the mountains and got back to a wonderful surprise – this image won a Gold Award in the WPGA awards and was thus selected to be featured in the book Portraits and People 2011. The book will benefit Save the Children. The image was shot in my neighborhood a […]