Starting Out

I remember when I first started out studying photography. It was an exiting time, and very nerve-wracking, because I had no idea if I was gonna be good enough. My passion for photographing people and creating stories got me connected with the modeling agencies in Oslo, Norway. Luckily they put their faith in me, and allowed me to work with their models. One of them is the beautiful Lise-Anitra Johnsen, and we did a bunch of shoots together that helped shape my style. Thank you for that. Here’s a previously unreleased photo of her, taken 6 years ago.

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The Line

Last month I did a shoot with designer Jose Isaías and stylist Amanda Hörlin, featuring model Sebastian Kuhn (Fashionmodel.it) on an amazing location in Milan. Take a look (click to enlarge):
Photographer: Alexander Habesland
Stylist: Amanda Hörlin
Clothing design by: Jose Isaías
Make-up/Hair: Amanda Hörlin
Model: Sebastian Kuhn (Fashionmodel.it)

Renfang Hu – Part I

Here’s some photos I did last week with designer Renfang Hu and model Courtney B (2morrow models). The different designs were to be shot in different moods. Wednesday I’ll post the mens design shooting.
Make-up/Hair: Virginia Rizzo and assistant Nicole Krunić.
The first outfit will be a part of the Eco Fashion contest and exhibited at the Hub King’s Cross during London Design Festival.

Aber Gazzi & Vogue.it

About 2-3 weeks ago, I worked with designer Aber Gazzi for her new collection. It was almost ready so we did some photos with model Simone before the event ‘A New Anthology’ – A selection of Italian fashion talents on display at the Province gardens. After the event, Vogue.it wrote an article about it and published a couple of these photos. 
Tomorrow I’ll publish the final look-book that I did for her latest collection.

Vogue (click on the image below to read the article)

Blog and Work

These past few weeks I’ve been working more than ever, which is good. What’s even better is that a lot of it will probably be published in different magazines. The downside is that it’s most likely a few months from now since I’m shooting the new autumn and winter collections of different designers.
And until then, I can’t show you anything. But, I’m gonna get some of the behind the scenes photos and write a little bit about the different projects.
These are from a shoot I did a couple of weeks ago with stylist Ellen Mirck.
Doing a shoot of the new autumn and winter collections in Milanese heat is no picnic, but the result is amazing. Will hopefully be out by September.

Working

I’ve been working hard this week doing some photo-shoots, hence fewer updates on the blog. Just thought I would show you a photo from a shoot I had on wednesday. 
I’ll upload the rest this weekend.
Did another shoot which will come out next week.
Photographer: Alexander Habesland. Model: Ronnie (Boom Agency Milano). Stylist: Veronica Mazziotta.

Project Runway, no sorry, photo-shoot

Yes, so I’m finally done with the fashion-shoot (though not the retouching part). We had our second shoot yesterday and I had my posse there doing their magic. After incredible heat and sunshine all day it had to get clody, windy and did I mention; freezing!

I don’t have a lot of sexy, interesting “behind the scenes” pictures, because I have people for that! (word) But here’s a couple of tests though, and I’ll show the finished series real’ soon.

One freezing model
And one happy stylist (who brought wine)