I'm very happy to share that my story Nights at the Neonatal Unit has been awarded a 1st prize in Pictures of the Year International in the category "Newspaper Local Picture Story" and a 3rd prize in Best of Photojournalism in the category "Best Published Picture Story (Smaller Markets)". I will post the story here on the website soon.
I'm very happy to share with you that I have been nominated for this year's Press Photography of the Year in Denmark. The winners will be announced on Friday March 6th.
I've finally updated updated my website with new pictures! Check out the People and Places, Stories and Tear Sheets sections.
I've been nominated in this year's Danish Press Photography of the Year. The full list of nominees is available here. The award ceremony will take place on March 1st.
I'm thrilled to announce that I will be working at the Danish newspaper Berlingske from September 1st! Also, my story AfriChina is now shown in Øksnehallen, Copenhagen, as part of the Personal Projects group exhibition. Hope to see you there...
I'm very pleased to announce that my story AfriChina will be exhibited in the group exhibition Personal Projects in Øksnehallen during Copenhagen Photo Festival 2012. I am also part of Personal Projects' large scale exhibition at Kongens Nytorv in Copenhgen, which is up already. Meanwhile, I'm still in the process of updating the website, stay tuned as the sections are updated. Today I've added two stories to the story section, AfriChina and Grandmothers.
I'm currently updating my website with new stories and tear sheets. Subscribe to RSS to receive news when I'm done or check back regularly...
I've updated the tearsheet section with a story about Chinese influence in Zambia. The story was printed in the Norwegian magazine Aftenposten Innsikt.
I've received first prize in the category Daily Life in the Danish Press Photography of the Year competition. I won the prize for the cover picture of my book about poverty in Denmark.
My book "Overset" - which means overlooked in Danish - is now published. The book is made together with journalist Tine Johansen for Ekstra Bladets Forlag and Dansk Folkehjælp. Click here to order the book (in Danish). In the book Tine and I document the lives of three families living below the poverty line in Denmark.
I've put a story about the 24 hour endurance race in Le Mans on the website. Click here or go to the stories section to see the pictures.
My story A Star in the Sky was exhibited at the 2nd Lumix Festival for Young Photojournalism. It received the audience award as well as honorable mention in the FreeLens Award for Young Photojournalism.
My story A Star in the Sky has won first prize in Danish Picture of the Year in the category Reportage Denmark.
One of the pictures from the series also won the prize for best picture of the year. The same picture won first prize in the PGB Photo Award in the category Feature Picture of the Year.
My story A Star in the Sky has won World Understanding Award, one of the premiere categories in Picture of the Year international.
I've received honorable mention in UNICEF Photo of the Year 2009 for my story A Star in the Sky. Click here, scroll down and click my name to see the images.
My story A Star in the Sky has been awarded the jury's special prize at the 24th Festival du Scoop international journalism festival in Angers, France.
My story A Star in the Sky will be exhibited at the 24th Festival du Scoop international journalism festival in Angers, France. The festival runs from November 16th until November 28th 2009.
One of my pictures is currently exhibited at Noorderlicht Photofestival 2009 in the group exhibition The Pursuit of Happiness. The photofestival ends 4 October 2009.
My A Star in the Sky story is now online in full 68 picture edit on this website. Check out stories section or click here to see the pictures.
My story A Star in the Sky was screened during the 21st Visa Pour l'Image in Perpignan, France.
My A Star in the Sky story is exhibited in Forhallen at Politikens Hus, Rådhuspladsen 37, Copenhagen. The exhibition is open monday to friday from 8.30 am until 6 pm, saturdays from 10 am until 4 pm. Sundays closed. Last day is tuesday august 11th.
The Lost Children of Senegal. Story in the French newspaper Libération 15th of June 2009.
Black Water story prints for sale now at MediaVU.
I've been nominated in this year's New York Photo Awards in the categories Editorial Single Image and Editorial Series.
Today, Sunday 8th of March, the last chapter of my Fighting Cancer story is published in Ekstra Bladet. See tearsheets.
On Friday the 6th I received first prize in the Danish Press Photography of the Year in the category Reportage Denmark for pictures from the first part of my story A star in the Sky about the little girl Vibe and her fight against a brain tumour. Thank you to Vibe and her family for letting me into their lives and to Ekstra Bladet for giving me the chance to tell the story.
Finally it's ready - so welcome to my new website designed by Sofus Comer. Feel free to browse around, hope you like what you see.
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