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Eagles of Death Metal

Jesse Hughes of Eagles of Death Metal. Performing at Øya 2016. Oslo, Norway.

PJ Harvey

PJ Harvey performing at Øya 2016. Oslo, Norway.

Amanda Bergman

Amanda Bergman performing at Øya 2016. Oslo, Norway.

Axwell^Ingrosso at Palmesus 2016

Axwell^Ingrosso at Palmesus 2016

Karpe Diem at Palmesus 2016

Robin Schulz at Palmesus 2016

Måkeskrik 2014

Lovely evening at Måkeskrik 2014.

Steve Aoki

Steve Aoki at Palmesus 2015. Kristiansand, Norway.

OMFG dancers @ Palmesus 2014

OMFG dancers performing during Fedde Le Grands DJ set @ Palmesus 2014.

Hold Fast

Hold Fast, Måkeskrik 2014. Kristiansand, Norway.

DeLillos

Lars Lillo-Stenberg, DeLillos. Kick 2015. Kristiansand, Norway.

M.I.A.

M.I.A. live at main stage Hove festival 2014. Arendal, Norway.

Naughty Boy

Naughty Boy live at Hove festivalen 2014. Arendal, Norway.

Aurora

Aurora performing at Hove festivalen 2014. Arendal, Norway.

Fans

What it looks like being a fan.

Bastille

Dan Smith from Bastille live at Hove festivalen 2014. Arendal, Norway.

You me at six

Josh Franceschi from You me at six live at Hove festivalen 2014. Arendal, Norway.

London Grammar

Hannah Reid of London Grammar at Hove festivalen 2014. Arendal, Norway.

The Offspring crowd

Audience at The Offspring concert at Hove festivalen 2014. Arendal, Norway.

The 1975

Matthew Healy from The 1975 live at Hove festival 2014. Arendal, Norway.

Banks

Bank performing at Hove festivalen 2014. Arendal, Norway.

Audience at Backstreet Boys concert

Backstreet Boys performing at Odderøya Live 2014. Kristiansand, Norway.

Morten Harket

Morten Harket performing at Odderøya Live 2014. Kristiansand, Norway.

Backstreet Boys @ Odderøya Live 2014

Backstreet Boys performing at Odderøya Live 2014.

Anne Grete Preus

Anne Grete Preus performing at Odderøya Live, 2014. Kristiansand, Norway.

Backstreet Boys

Brian Littrell of Backstreet Boys at Odderøya Live 2014. Kristiansand, Norway.

Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar. Øyafestivalen 2013.

Kraftwerk

Kraftwerk. Øyafestivalen 2013.

RZA, Wu-Tang Clan

The RZA, Wu-Tang Clan. Øyafestivalen 2013.

Slayer

Slayer. Øyafestivalen 2013.

Slayer

Slayer. Øyafestivalen 2013.

John Olav Nilsen og gjengen

John Olav Nilsen og gjengen. Øyafestivalen 2013.

Blur

Damon Albarn, Blur. Øyafestivalen 2013.

Angel Haze

Øyafestivalen 2013.

Haim

Haim, Øyafestivalen 2013

Avicii

Avicii at Odderøya Live 2013.

David Guetta

David Guetta at Odderøya Live 2013.

Avicii

Avicii at Odderøya Live 2013.

David Guetta

David Guetta at Odderøya Live 2013

Avicii

Avicii at Odderøya Live 2013.

Oslo Faenskap

Oslo Faenskap. Måkeskrik 2013.

Kvelertak

Kvelertak. Måkeskrik 2013.

Kvelertak

Kvelertak. Måkeskrik 2013.

Timbuktu

Timbuktu at Ravnefest 2013.

Mikhael Paskalev

Mikhael Paskalev at Ravnefest 2013.

Kaizers Orchestra

Kaizers Orchestra at Ravnefest 2013.

Kurt Nilsen

Kurt Nilsen at Ravnefest 2013.

Faithless

Faithless performing at Palmesus 2013.

Phoenix concert

Hovefestivalen 2013 - Phoenix crowd.

Hovefestivalen - crowd

Hovefestivalen 2013

Macklemore

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis performing at Hovefestivalen 2013.

Hovefestivalen - crowd

Crowd at Hovefestivalen 2013.

Beth Hart

Beth Hart at Odderøya Live 2013.

Kim Larsen

Kim Larsen at Odderøya Live 2013.

The Hooters

Eric Bazilian, The Hooters. Odderøya Live 2013

Tenderleaves

Tenderleaves at Odderøya Live 2013.

Bigbang

Bigbang at Odderøya Live 2013.

Lissie

Lissie at Odderøya Live 2013

David Guetta at Odderøya Live 2013

David Guetta performing in the skerries at Odderøya Live 2013.

Palmesus Kick 2013 - Wyclef Jean

Palmesus Kick 2013 - Wyclef Jean

Måkeskrik 2012 - Purified in blood

Måkeskrik 2012 - Årabrot

Måkeskrik 2012 - Wolves like us

Odderøya Live 2012 - Lidolido

Punkt 2012 - Reggie Watts

Punkt 2012 - Brian Eno live

During Punkt 2012 artists live-remixed previous concerts. The live remix from Brian Eno was of Reggie Watts concert just 20 minutes earlier.

Supersonic 2012 - Kilden & DJ Dust

Supersonic 2012 - Gary Clark Jr.

Supersonic 2012 - First aid kit

Supersonic 2012 - Thelma and Clyde

Farewell concert.

Supersonic 2012 - Sivert Høyem

Odderøya Live 2012 - Roxette

Marie Fredriksson

Odderøya Live 2012 - CC Cowboys

Odderøya Live 2012 - Kaizers Orchestra

Odderøya Live 2012 - Hanne Kolstø

Odderøya Live 2012 - Honningbarna

Odderøya Live 2012 - Jarle Bernhoft

Honningbarna

Honningbarna. Odderøya Live 2012.

Odderøya Live 2012 - Raga Rockers

Michael Krohn

Odderøya Live 2012 - Daniel Norgren

Odderøya Live 2012 - John Fogerty

Palmesus 2012 - Taio Cruz

Palmesus 2012 - Benny Benassi Dancer

Palmesus 2012 - Vinni

Kollenfest 2012 - Rihanna

Rihanna

Kollenfest 2012 - Rihanna

Kollenfest 2012 - KISS

Hove Festival 2012 - Snoop Dogg

Snoop doggy dogg

Hove Festivalen 2012 - The Horrors

Hove Festivalen 2012 - Lido Lido

Hove Festival 2012 - Lido Lido crowd

Hove Festival 2012 - Jonas Alaska

Concert, wednesday.

Hove Festivalen 2012 - Dropkick Murphys

Hove Festival 2012 - My morning jacket

Quart 2009 - Black Eyed Peas

Norway Rock 2010 - Twisted Sister

Norway Rock 2010 - Airbourne

Palmesus 2010 - Excited

Quart 2009 - Immortal Technique crowd

Palmesus 2011 - Kelis

Quart 2009 - Ludacris

Studiestart Festivalen 2010 - Karpe Diem crowd

Odderøya Live 2011 - Clutch

Palmesus 2011 - Veronica Maggio

Norway Rock 2010 - Crowd

Hove 2011 - Deadmau5

Palmesus 2011 - Lars Vaular

Punkt 2010 - Supersilent

Madcon

Madcon performing at Palmesus 2010.

Ravnerock 2009 - Thom Hell

Ravnerock 2009 - Kurt Nilsen

Hove 2011 - Pure joy

Quart 2009 - Immortal Technique

Kick Scene 2010 - Ronnie Jacobsen

Palmesus 2011 - Salvador Sanchez

Quart 2009 - Vinnie

Vidar Busk

Performing at Blues i Fjæra 2010

Alice Cooper @ Hamar Music Festival 2010

Alice Cooper @ Hamar Music Festival 2010.

Hamar Music Festival - Vidar Busk

Hamar Music Festival 2010 - Knut Reiersrud

Punkt 2010 - SGROW

Quart 2009 - Smoker

Ravnerock 2009 - Marit Larsen

Quart 2009 - Crowd

Hove 2011 - Dancing

Quart 2009 - Marilyn Manson

Hamar Music Festival 2010 - Kjetil Grande

Playmood - Band photo

Quart 2009 - Downfall

Palmesus 2011 - Kelis

Pyongyang residential building, North Korea 2015.

About 3 million people live in Pyongyang, North Korea. A lot of people live like this. Most appartments these days have solar panels installed, due to quite common power outages.

North Korean farmers

Taken a few hours outside of Pyongyang, North Korea. Farmers in the fields. August 2015.

View from Juche Tower, Pyongyang

A concert going on at the base of the Juche Tower in Pyongyang, North Korea.

Laibach in Pyongyang

Photographed Laibach at the Kim Il-sung square in Pyongyang, North Korea. This was shortly before they performed the first ever rock concert by a western group in North Korea. I had about 15 minutes to set up three shots, and was helped by Mr. Morten Traavik in the directing of the shoot.

Malecon, Cuba

The famous Malecon, Havana 2015.

Havana ice cream shop

On a hot day - girls buying ice cream in the streets of old Havana. Cuba 2015.

All things must pass

Decaying parts of downtown Havana. Cuba 2015.

Streets of Trinidad, Cuba

In the old town of Trinidad, Cuba.

Girl in Trinidad, Cuba

Terribly hot day, this girl asked by-passers if they had caramels. Cuba 2015.

Cuban schoolgirl

A schoolgirl meeting her friends in Havana, Cuba.

Girl in Havana

A little girl sitting on the porch with her dog in La Habana Vieja, Cuba. March 2015.

Kim Il-sung Square. Pyongyang, North Korea.

A lot of kids play on this square. The area is often portrayed in media due to its large military parades and exhibitions. Usually you see kids on bikes and roller blades have fun.

Taedong river, Juche Tower. Pyongyang.

Looking at the Juche tower across the Taedong river. Pyongyang, North Korea.

Pyongyang amusement park. North Korea.

People being entertained. The price to enter is very low, and the day I visited it was mainly for people living outside Pyongyang.

Taedong river, Pyongyang

From the Taedong river in Pyongyang, North Korea. Taken October 2014.

Kyongsang Kindergarten. Pyongyang, North Korea.

A visit to the Kyongsang kindergarten. These kids were learning about rhythm.

Outside Kaesong city, North Korea.

The countryside in the southern parts of North Korea.

North Korean children.

Entertainment performed by children at the Childrens Palace in Pyongyang, North Korea.

Pyongyang station.

Pyongyang subway station, 100 meters underground.

Pyongyang. North Korea. October 2014.

Panorama of Pyongyang with the Taedong river on the right side.

Farmer outside Kaesong city, North Korea.

Daily life in North Korea for a farmer, when fall comes. Taken late October 2014.

Statue, Pyongyang, North Korea.

Surrounding the statues of Kim Il-sung and Kim Jong-il.

Pyongyang Subway escalator

The escalator goes 100 meters underground. The subway system was also used during the Korean war as a shelter.

Pyongyang, North Korea. October 2014.

A cloudy day. Seen from the Juche tower. Its all dark.

Kim Il-sung and Kim Jong-il. Pyongyang, North Korea.

The big bronze statues where all visitors to North Korea must go to show respect to the great leaders.

The road to the DMZ, North Korea.

Driving on the roads in North Korea is quite lonely. Not many cars, but quite a lot of people walking along the road. This is about two hours south of Pyongyang, towards Kaesong city.

Rollerskate girl, Pyongyang, North Korea.

At the Pyongyang skate park, with a lot children playing and having fun on roller skates.

Taedong river, Pyongyang.

I was one of the last visitors to the DPRK (North Korea) before the country closed its borders due to fear of Ebola. This photo is taken from top of the Juche tower.

NYC - Cityscape view

New York City

NYC - Statue of Liberty

The Statue of Liberty - a week before the hurricane Sandy arrived.

Picadilly Circus - London

Kina revisit

Beijing reflection

Tiananmen Gate

Tiananmen Gate, Beijing, China.

Beijing - life in the streets

Old man in a huton

Beijing - life in the streets

Hutong. Lensbaby.

Beijing - life in the streets

No more photos.

Beijing - life in the streets

Beijing - life in the streets

Beijing - life in the streets

Building

Beijing - life in the streets

Beijing - life in the streets

Beijing - life in the streets

Hutong life

Beijing - life in the streets

Hutong life

Of highest order

Child with guard

France - Parade

Parade of horses, close to Notre Dame.

Tour Eiffel

Brokke mountain 2

Easter in Dolores Park, San Francisco

San Francisco - Vantage point

Turn to clear vision

Healthy

From the streets of San Francisco 2005.

Drop Bush

San Francisco

San Francisco from Twin Peaks

Overview of The City.

Industrial London

London 2009

Glossy reflection

London 2009

Something fishy

Riga fish market, Latvia.

Akihabara, Tokyo at night.

View of Akihabara, Tokyo from above on a clear September evening.

Akihabara station

At Akihabara station, Tokyo.

NYC - Out on the town

Summer Palace

Summer Palace, Beijing 2011.

Oslove

North Korean Highway

This is the main road out of Pyongyang, taking you south. Even though traffic has increased over the past years, the roads are clearly quite empty...

North Korean concert

An open-air concert at the Juche tower in Pyongyang. Public holiday, and the ladies showed up in traditional outfits.

Kristiansand sunset

The bridges going into Kristiansand, Norway.

Sunrise in Kristiansand

Lundsbroa on an early fall morning.

Cold water

View from Odderøya, Kristiansand.

Great Wall

Beijing, China.

Brokke mountain 1

Brokke field

Another view of the Wall

The great wall, where the restored part starts. Taken using the Lensbaby Composer Pro, 50mm.

Pyongyang residential building, North Korea 2015.

About 3 million people live in Pyongyang, North Korea. A lot of people live like this. Most appartments these days have solar panels installed, due to quite common power outages.

North Korean farmers

Taken a few hours outside of Pyongyang, North Korea. Farmers in the fields. August 2015.

View from Juche Tower, Pyongyang

A concert going on at the base of the Juche Tower in Pyongyang, North Korea.

Laibach in Pyongyang

Photographed Laibach at the Kim Il-sung square in Pyongyang, North Korea. This was shortly before they performed the first ever rock concert by a western group in North Korea. I had about 15 minutes to set up three shots, and was helped by Mr. Morten Traavik in the directing of the shoot.

Portrait of North Korean school girl

Visiting Pyongyang Middle School #1 - 16 year old North Korean girl.

Taedong river, Juche Tower. Pyongyang.

Looking at the Juche tower across the Taedong river. Pyongyang, North Korea.

Pyongyang amusement park. North Korea.

People being entertained. The price to enter is very low, and the day I visited it was mainly for people living outside Pyongyang.

Outside Kaesong city, North Korea.

The countryside in the southern parts of North Korea.

Portrait series, North Korean students

Part of a larger set of portraits of North Korean students attending middleschool in Pyongyang.

North Korean children.

Entertainment performed by children at the Childrens Palace in Pyongyang, North Korea.

Taedong river, Pyongyang

From the Taedong river in Pyongyang, North Korea. Taken October 2014.

Pyongyang station.

Pyongyang subway station, 100 meters underground.

Pyongyang, North Korea.

View from the Juche tower.

Farmer outside Kaesong city, North Korea.

Daily life in North Korea for a farmer, when fall comes. Taken late October 2014.

Kyongsang Kindergarten. Pyongyang, North Korea.

A visit to the Kyongsang kindergarten. These kids were learning about rhythm.

Statue, Pyongyang, North Korea.

Surrounding the statues of Kim Il-sung and Kim Jong-il.

Pyongyang Subway escalator

The escalator goes 100 meters underground. The subway system was also used during the Korean war as a shelter.

Kim Il-sung Square. Pyongyang, North Korea.

A lot of kids play on this square. The area is often portrayed in media due to its large military parades and exhibitions. Usually you see kids on bikes and roller blades have fun.

Pyongyang, North Korea. October 2014.

A cloudy day. Seen from the Juche tower. Its all dark.

Kim Il-sung and Kim Jong-il. Pyongyang, North Korea.

The big bronze statues where all visitors to North Korea must go to show respect to the great leaders.

The road to the DMZ, North Korea.

Driving on the roads in North Korea is quite lonely. Not many cars, but quite a lot of people walking along the road. This is about two hours south of Pyongyang, towards Kaesong city.

Rollerskate girl, Pyongyang, North Korea.

At the Pyongyang skate park, with a lot children playing and having fun on roller skates.

Taedong river, Pyongyang.

I was one of the last visitors to the DPRK (North Korea) before the country closed its borders due to fear of Ebola. This photo is taken from top of the Juche tower.

North Korean Highway

This is the main road out of Pyongyang, taking you south. Even though traffic has increased over the past years, the roads are clearly quite empty...

North Korean concert

An open-air concert at the Juche tower in Pyongyang. Public holiday, and the ladies showed up in traditional outfits.

Denser

Birthday for a four year old

Celebrating the birthday of my niece.

Contemplative

Love the long shutter speed and stabilization at 1/30th second exposure.

Siri

Venturing outside my comfort zone with a studio shot. Great and talented model!

Gatekeeper

Untitled

Skerries

Jani

Portrett for Absolutt magasin.

Looking

Portrait

Lensbaby Sweet 35

Puzzled

Playtime is over

Uneasy

Lights, camera, action.

Sinking

Attempting to recreate a slight soft look, and at the same time create a feeling of unnerving motion in the image. Basically, just having fun. Thanks to Susann for modelling once again. Also, I never know what category to put my photos in...

Butterfly

Angry

My niece putting on her "angry playtime face". Its just for fun, but it cracks me up every time.

Siri

Lovely model Siri Lehland. Taken at Odderøya, Kristiansand. Postprocessing using Lightroom and the Google NIK plugin series.

Frida

Lovely Frida!

Missing

What am I thinking?

Surprise!

Movement

Oslo, July 24th 2011

The army controlling downtown Oslo.

Oslo, July 24th 2011

Journalists waiting for Breivik.

First snow of winter

Winter 2009 - its soon happening here again.

Ballllonger

Fencing World Championship 2010

Foil - preliminary

Off to work

Just another day at the office.