FEP Award 2015

A little unexpected, but truly amazing, I received a message I was a finalist in the FEP 2015 competition, portrait category!! A little later, I discovered one of my entries made it to an “Excellence Award”. This means a score of 90-100, and equals “gold”. I entered with 3 photos, and “human wrecking ball” made…

wet dancer

Yesterday I had the pleasure of shooting another dancer. Ann recently graduated a professional dancer, and this was kind of a promotion shoot for her, providing something a little different. Again, I visited a nearby (as in close to my studio) location and we made our way through assorted vegatation to find decent spots. Also,…

speedthrough of “youth portrait”

A short and speedy video of my process with “youth portrait” (seen in my previous post). 10 minutes made to 3:-) Music is by the great and fairly unknown (in Norway) Jack Savoretti!

The Player

Several years ago I came across a photo that inspired me to create “the player”, a photo by the image-genious Dave Hill. My main problem was finding a chess board that matched the idea, and I was fortunate to find one in a fashion shop, Carma. They had no problem lending me this one for…

comeback kid

Shutterblock has been more or less inactive during 2013…but this will hopefully change in 2014! This week, a client cancelled his appointment, allowing me to play for 30 minutes. The result was a couple of self-portraits. Although composited rather quickly, I found them presentable enough for my website. Of course, this is a mix of…

Youth

During the last month I have had the pleasure of doing some confirmation photography. My aim is to make these a little informal, and create photos with a more lasting effect; a portrait telling the world who they are/were at the time rather than during the specific session. Hopefully the girls/boys themselves are proud to…