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 […]

Færøyene ligger 600 km vest for Bergen og består av 18 vulkanske øyer. Det bor ca. 45 000 mennesker på øyene,  og det er fantastisk vakkert selv på vinteren. Gresset går helt opp til toppen av fjelltoppene noe som gjør at landskapet er helt grønt om sommeren. Færingene sier selv at de ikke regner avstand […]

Growing up I was always fond of the visual. I was fascinated by the skill of some people who could take an idea or an impression and make it last. Paintings, drawings, sculptures all represented what I saw as genuine artistic expression. However, I was incapable of drawing a straight line or replicating these forms of art that I admired. I became frustrated with not having a way to express myself.

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