How your camera works 4: Meet the Shutter

By | January 15th, 2013|Categories: Amateur|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

How Your Camera Works 4 Meet the Shutter. My previous articles How Your Camera Works 1 on neutral grey, How Your Camera Works 2 on exposure and How Your Camera Works 3 on aperture are a part of me trying to explain the things that affect the exposure, or brightness and darkness, of a photograph in a simple way. Following on from [...]

Inspirational films: Blow Up

By | January 10th, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Blow UP "Some people are bullfighters, some people are politicians. I’m a photographer." Michelangelo Antonioni's 1966 film "Blow Up" starring David Hemmings. The thing that I find inspirational about this film is the way it reflects on the nature of reality vs perception. The film is inspired by the life of photographer David Bailey.  

How Your Camera Works 3: Explaining the Aperture

By | December 1st, 2012|Categories: Amateur|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

How Your Camera Works 3 If you haven't read How your camera works 1 on Your Camera Loves Neutral Grey How Your Camera Works 2 on Exposure, then go read that first! The next three articles deal with the factors that affect exposure. This article is on Aperture. Shutter and ISO will follow. Aperture The aperture is [...]

How Your Camera Works 2: Understanding Exposure

By | October 20th, 2012|Categories: Amateur|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

How Your Camera Works 2 If you have read How Your Camera Works 1 on neutral grey, then the next four articles will deal with exposure. As there are a few different factors that affect exposure, I will break it up into four separate posts; Exposure, Aperture, Shutter and ISO. It should also be noted that [...]

How your camera works 1: Your camera loves neutral grey

By | October 1st, 2012|Categories: Amateur|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

How your camera works 1: Your camera loves neutral grey About the series This is the first in a series of articles where I will explain how your camera works. My aim is to help both amateur and professional level photographers. This article in the amateur category is about how your camera works, and is written [...]

Florence Design s/s 2011 campaign

By | September 27th, 2012|Categories: Advertising|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Florence Design Florence Design, website & facebook, is a client of mine and we have built up a strong collaboration after a couple of years of shooting their campaign material. Capturing summer light in winter can sometimes be a little tricky and Florence Design always shoot their spring/summer material in winter. Considering that the Norwegian winters [...]

Scarves by Holzweiler Agency

By | September 26th, 2012|Categories: Fashion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The product I recently did a very fruitful collaboration with Holzweiler Agency creating campaign material and a lookbook for their new scarf collection. Holzweiler Agency's concept was to get involved with some noted artists from around the world and print some of their selected works on rolls of fabric that can be cut and sold per [...]