Closing Out – Behind the Scenes

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Behind the scenes video of the making of my latest photo Closing Out. From sketch to final image in 97 seconds. Read the full article

Endless stories

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An image created for The Swedish Childhood Cancer Foundation (Barncancerfonden). By supporting cancer research more children can survive and fulfill their dreams, like for example reading all the books in the world. Read the full article

Landfall – Behind the Scenes

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About a year ago I shot the first material to the the image that would become Landfall. Although the final image contains about 230 layers it didn’t take me a year to make it. Instead I learned that liquid is very hard to work with. I wanted this image to turn out as realistic as possible and therefor I knew that I had to build a model of the scene and actually apply liquid to it. I do spend a lot time in photoshop but I always try to capture as much as I can in camera. Read the full article

Building Photoshop Computer

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This post is about building a computer specialized for Photoshop. Perhaps a bit nerdy but I wanted to show you that it’s not that complicated. Read the full article

Volvo Art Session 2014

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Volvo Art Session is a unique live art project taking place in Zurich’s main railway station. The event features selected Swiss and international artists.  Read the full article

Drifting Away – Behind the Scenes

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This is a project I’ve had in mind for a long time. I wanted to create a happy place within a bottle, drifting away. A few months ago I found a nice bottle at a flee-market in Berlin, when I saw it I knew that it was time to try to realize this project.

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Photoshop prank in Stockholm

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Last Monday I did some live retouching of people waiting at a bus stop in Sweden. The event is part of the upcoming CreativeDay in Stockholm on Tuesday. I’m also invited as a speaker to the event and the talk will be available Live online on Tuesday here: http://www.adobecreativedays.com/

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Adobe MAX 2013

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Last week I spoke at the Adobe MAX conference in Los Angeles about my work. I want to show that it’s all about the material you have to create something, not the camera itself but imagining how something could be captured. Capturing the imaginable and realizing the impossible, what you can imagine is what you can create. Have a look at the video below… Read the full article

Cut & Fold – Behind the Scenes

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Behind the scenes video of my latest creation Cut & Fold, from shooting to final photo. The post production took about 15 (effective) hours, the clip contains a selection of that process played back at 80 times normal speed. Video was filmed and cut by me, music by Justice – New Lands (Falcon remix). Enjoy.

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Skrapan illusion

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In the summer of 2012 I was contacted by the event agency Awesome Project about doing a commissioned perspective illusion for the 5:th anniversary of the shopping gallery “Skrapan” in Stockholm, Sweden. Since it’s one of the tallest buildings in Stockholm they wanted to incorporate the 85 m view from the top of the building in the illusion. The idea was that it would be like standing on the top of the building looking out and down. I went to Stockholm to take measurements and do the necessary preparations. It was put up at the location 28:th September 2012 and will be up for a couple of weeks outside the gallery in Stockholm. If you’re in Stockholm in October, please come by and have a look for yourself!
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