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#AREKUchallenge – Contrast feedback

As a part of my #AREKUchallenge, I give feedback to some of the entries each month. Here’s some I’ve picked for the last theme, which was contrast. This is a good example of a view that’s good for high contrast: sky with foreground. Most often one would aim to have a well balanced exposure where […]

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#AREKUchallenge update

Due to recent events, I have two things to declare. First off, reviews for the participants of the #contrast-leg of this contest will be out tomorrow  (2/5). This have been dragged out on for a while, but I won’t keep you waiting for much longer. Second off, I haven’t promoted the #macro/closeups-leg of this contest […]

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Landscapes and Cows

Photography is not only something I do for work, the blog and social medias, but it’s a part of me. I like to see my cameras as an extension of my vision, with possibilities I sometimes can’t imagine before I’m in the darkroom or Lightroom.  With that exquisite intro, here’s the batch of today. Enjoy!

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Music Finds #10 – Lynch the Devil

Music Finds “Music Finds” is a new series, with new posts here on the blog each Wednesday. The concept is as follows: As I listen to a lot of music, I from time to time finds a piece that sticks out, sometimes because it’s quirky, mixed two very unlikely genres, unlikely instruments, or just damn […]

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Snow in April

Just when you thought that spring is here, there’s snow. Not that much of a surprise as it’s not unusual with snow coming in as late as April in Sweden though. I must admit that it looks pretty. But I would prefer more spring rather than winter now.

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Capture the night

I tend to get some of my best ideas at night. Sometimes that’s an obstacle, sometimes that’s an opportunity: as an self-proclaimed night-shot enthusiast, today I’ll share some of my favorite photos that were taken after the sun set. At the end you can also find some of my articles about photographing during night at the […]

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I have a new guitar

This pas Monday I hinted on Twitter that I might have bought another guitar, so I find it fit to post an update about that now: Since I begun playing in 2007, I’ve ended up with a small collection of instruments. A nylon-stringed Höfner-guitar that I learned to play on, the B.C Rich Mockingbird which […]

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Music Finds #9 – Oldies but Goldies

“Music Finds” is a not anymore that new of a series, and I would like to thank for the support I’ve gotten for that, but the concept continues; a new posts here on the blog each Wednesday where I present music to my followers.  As I listen to a lot of music, I from time […]

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At the gala

Tonight I attended the Guldjubel-gala at Kristianstads theater. This gala is a yearly happening arranged by the region to promote and award local businesses. I was invited to join by my boss, since the company I work for as creative director was nominated to this years innovation prize. Sadly we didn’t win (it was a 33,3% chance) […]

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Forest walk