The Vigeland Park changes drastically from season to season and the ever changing light brings out new and exciting details in the sculptures. My favourite time of year to photograph the sculptures is actually late autumn despite the cold temperatures. The frost brings out interesting details in the sculptures and gives them an extra dimension. […]
Bli kjent med fotograf Jarle Hagen. Han er den første i Norge som har testet ut den nye Leica Summilux-SL 50mm f1.4 ASPH. Her er hans erfaringer. My name is Jarle Hagen and I work as a lifestyle and commercial photographer, specializing in life, people, food, travel and automotive photography. My background is actually as […]
«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 […]
Verden har definitivt gått videre siden jeg fotograferte Genesis, Uriah Heep, Slade og Frank Zappa på 70-tallet med Tri-X presset til 800 eller 1600 ASA. Etter at jeg i august 2012 åpnet boksen med min Leica M Monochrom har M9en ligget mye i bagen. Med sitt brede gråtonespekter, ekstreme skarphet og lysfølsomhet har Monochrom blitt en favoritt.
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.