I landsbyen Zaachila i Mexico avholdes det fest og parade arrangert av 10-15 transvestitter i februar hvert år. Transpersoner og homofile har tøffe kår i det «maskuline» Mexico, men denne festen og paraden er akseptert av lokalbefolkningen. Alle foto: Terje Bringedal,VG

Det var en drøm. For en norsk fotograf. Nesten like lenge som jeg selv hadde vært fotograf, i Adressa og VG hadde jeg bladd i bøker og magasiner og blitt fascinert av Mary Ellen Marks bilder. Kanskje det var bildene fra sirkuset i India som først fanget meg? Eller bildene av de prostituerte, de lutfattige, […]

Like some sort of man made Pompeii the sculptures rise in front of you, forever frozen in a single moment of time. I love the challenge of trying to make the sculptures come to life. The Vigeland Park in Oslo is the world’s largest sculpture park made by a single artist. It is Gustav Vigeland’s […]

«Limit» is a series of photographs shot in Oslo, Norway. Oslo is a small, but rapidly developing capital. It is in fact the fastest growing city in Europe. Surrounded by the green forest and the blue fjord, Oslo is a city caught in between two natural reserves. These reserves are protected against human intervention, mostly […]

In the northern parts of Norway at latitide 70° 39′ 42″ N you find Hammerfest, a town with 10.000 inhabitants. What do people from more than 60 countries do in a town like Hammerfest? The project «60 faces» presents one person from each nationality – to show you the diversity. All images are photographed with Leica M9, 50mm and 35mm. Photographer Jan Harald Tomassen captures […]

Photographs from Jo Bentdal’s series Common Sensibility are currently exhibited at Høstutstillingen in Oslo. Common Sensibility is a series of portraits of girls between the age of 12 to 15 in a formal setting, with no styling and minimal alterations in the post processing. The models are my best friends children. Most of my close childhood friends have […]

What does it look like when «World Idol Winner» Kurt Nilsen packs up his Gibson acoustic, and board the double-decker tour buss, to hit the road with his band for a full on summer tour throughout all of Norway? In 2013 Kurt celebrated 10 years as one of the biggest artists in Norway with a […]