the band with no name

Canon 5d ii ISO 3200

I had a very strange weekend. Actually the proper word is ‘boring’: I had two sets of photographs which had to be finished for my clients by Monday morning, so come Saturday and… Continue reading

“hope it goes smoothly”

If you have had occasion to read my blog before you will notice I like a little pun here and there. What can I say – I´m British! But there is nothing I… Continue reading

Tattoo Shop, Trondheim

Slow start to the year, as always, but had a fantastic the last week of the month. Did 7 shoots in all, including commercial work and stuff for the newspaper. It´s easy to… Continue reading

Christmas in St Anton am Alberg, Austria

I had a beautiful Christmas in Austria, skiing at St Anton am Alberg. I have recently got a couple of new cameras (Canon 5d II and Canon G12), but I didn´t have that… Continue reading

Leaving your mark

Right, it´s Sunday afternoon and I am in the studio, waiting for some photos to upload from the family shoot I have just done. Not the best way to spend a weekend, but… Continue reading

First of December, first julebilder shoot

First of December, first Julebilder shoot. I think Christmas photos are like all other Christmas things – you should not get involved until December. And that´s a rule. Today I will be having… Continue reading

Julebilder – big in Norway

I´ve been advertising my services as a Christmas Portrait photographer! Photos in the poster were of my nephew, from last year. Here are some more:

Another Location scout gone AWOL

Went out on early location scout this morning (same old same old), looking for a corner to shoot at later this week. Found what I was looking for pretty quickly and then got… Continue reading

Roller Derby

From one week to the next

I haven´t taken too many photos this week, but lots of the stuff I have been working on recently has come out in the newspaper this week. This shoot was of two local… Continue reading

Early morning location scouting


What am I doing… in Stiklestad?

I still haven´t really nailed down what this blog is all about. What’s its purpose? Who is my audience? Why do I take the time to publish these posts? Well, my one criteria… Continue reading


Rooting around trying to update my website ( and found this series of photos which I took for an article in Byavisa about the stonemasons at the  Nidaros Cathedral in Trondheim, some months… Continue reading

Sønner av Norge (not the film!)

The other day I assisted Øystein Hermstad on a shoot, taking photos of Sønner av Norge. When I received the invite to join this shoot I thought “cool, it must be something to… Continue reading

shooting back in time

Assisted on a shoot with Øystein Hermstad  yesterday at two of Trondelag’s historical highlights: the old castle at Steinvikholmen and the ‘Sugar Cube’ at Festningen. Awesome locations, awesome weather too. It was a long… Continue reading

Back to basics

Unedited, unadulterated, un-adulted. When I did my first exhibition (Kolkata in Colour, London 2010) I was quite proud of the fact that all the images were unedited – their strength lying in the… Continue reading

Cycle home from work

Where there´s smoke…

My real passion in photography is photojournalism, though at this stage, in in this location, opportunities for journalistic work are limited. One of my main sources of income is for a newspaper, but… Continue reading

The weather outside is weather

Me and my mates have been using this line a lot recently; sung to the tune of ”the weather outside is frightful”. Makes me laugh, but just found out it is actaully from… Continue reading