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Book Award for Southbound

Book Award for Southbound

Knut Egil Wang´s Southbound was awarded silver in the in the photo book/art book category of the contest «Årets vakreste Bøker 2015» (most Beautiful Books of the Year 2015) last Thursday night in Oslo, Norway. The Swedish publisher Gösta Flemming/Journal has designed the book with good help from Johan Lindberg.
Kungariket - new monograph by Elin Berge

Kungariket – new monograph by Elin Berge

The 12 of April 2015 Elin Berge released her new monograph Kungariket (the Kingdom), with pictures from Thailand. The book is a follow-up to the previous work Drottninglandet (the Land of Queens, 2009), that was shot in Västerbotten County, north Sweden. The work presents the artistic result of a deep investigation of the marriage migration...
ÅSA SJÖSTRÖM WIN AWARDS IN WORLD PRESS AND POYI

ÅSA SJÖSTRÖM WIN AWARDS IN WORLD PRESS AND POYI

Moment photographer Åsa Sjöström was awarded 2nd prize in Daily life singles, in World Press Photo with the picture of the two boys Arthur and Igor. PHOTO BY ÅSA SJÖSTÖM/MOMENT/INSTITUTE http://www.worldpressphoto.org/awards/2015/daily-life/åsa-sjöström?gallery=2900401 She was earlier awarded a third prize in the portrait category at Poyi.org. http://www.poyi.org/72/08/03.php PHOTO BY ÅSA SJÖSTRÖM/MOMENT/INSTITUTE And that same picture was awarded a...
Givær Evacuated

Givær Evacuated

The Norwegian island Givær was evacuated on Friday due to a hurricane forecast. This is the first time in history Givær is evacuated. Wawes as high as 25 meters are expected. The highest level of the island is eight meters. Read more in Norwegian at an.no and tv2.no. Knut Egil Wang has been documenting everyday life...
Johan Bävman ongoing project Swedish dads are up for view at Institute

Johan Bävman ongoing project Swedish dads are up for view at Institute

No other country provides such generous terms of parental leave as Sweden. The current system allows parents to stay at home with their child during 480 days in total – while receiving an allowance from the State. Out of these 480 days, sixty must be taken by the father or else are lost. Legislation is...
Elin Berge in Kamera&Bild

Elin Berge in Kamera&Bild

Kamera&Bild talks with Elin about her personal projects in an eight pages portrait in their latest issue.
Moment Agency group exhibition at Galleri Kontrast

Moment Agency group exhibition at Galleri Kontrast

Welcome to our group exhibition opening at Galleri Kontrast, Stockholm, January 10th between 12-16. We hope to see you there!
The Smell of Fire

The Smell of Fire

By Eivind H. Natvig Last night I spoke with my wife on the phone and she mentioned the smell of fire. A building next to where she was burned down a few days prior and she could not find peace of mind. Searching electrical outlets for short circuits and going through the place several times...
Åsa Sjöström receives honorable mention in UNICEF Photo of the Year

Åsa Sjöström receives honorable mention in UNICEF Photo of the Year

For the second time Moment photographer Åsa Sjöström has been awarded an honorable mention at Unicef Photo of the Year Award 2014. This year for her work ”Borderland Children”. Thousands of children grow up without their parents in the Moldovan countryside. Some villages have turned into ghost towns and children sing: ”At home in the valley where...
Signed and numbered Frida Hyvönen self-portrait for sale

Signed and numbered Frida Hyvönen self-portrait for sale

I have had the pleasure of working together with the incredibly gifted and inspirational composer/singer Frida Hyvönen in several projects. When I began my self-portrait project that I call Selves, she was one of the first I invited to visit my studio to portray herself, because I could trust that she would do something that...
Eivind's World

Eivind’s World

In times when everyone and their dog seem to have declared photojournalism dead in terms of making a living, it may seem a bit senseless, not to say suicidal,  to devote most of one’s time to managing a collective of photojournalists trying to do just that. It involves posing oneself (and answering your wife) the...
Elin Berge in group exhibition VODA - Us and them

Elin Berge in group exhibition VODA – Us and them

VODA – Us and them- is a documentary photography project by Elin Berge, David Dahlberg, Alexandra Ellis, Malin Grönborg, Johan Gunséus, Sara Lindquist, Linda Thompson and Lars Öberg. This work is part of Umeå2014. Us and Them shakes up ingrained notions about who sees, and who is seen. By inviting others to participate in the...
The chase for that special first frame

The chase for that special first frame

New camera. Nothing to it, however, a thought came to mind. First exposure could be something special. Out of the ordinary. Not just another push of the button. A camera is a vessel for light. Through the glass, sensors or film we use, an unbelievable amount of lights pass. Some of it registers and is...
Moment in exhibition Insights by Institute

Moment in exhibition Insights by Institute

Several Moment photographers are participating in the new show entitled INSIGHTS by theprintspace and INSTITUTE, featuring the works of a selection of INSTITUTE artists. This exhibition marks the first group exhibition by INSTITUTE, which celebrated its fifth anniversary this past September. INSIGHTS will be curated by Anna-Maria Pfab, and produced by Matt Shonfeld (Executive Director, INSTITUTE),...
Moment exhibit at the Photofair in Stockholm

Moment exhibit at the Photofair in Stockholm

Moment proudly welcome you to visit our common exhibition at the Photofair in Stockholm this weekend, 21-23 November. We show a large selection of our photographer’s work. Take the chance to listen to some of our photographers at stage 3 every day throughout the fair:  Friday, November 21, 12:45 to 13:30, lecture with Martin von Krogh...
Observations from Grand Palais

Observations from Grand Palais

Last time I visited Paris Photo was ten years ago. The yearly art photo fair was then held in the basement of The Louvre. The past weekend I had the chance to once again venture to the old capital of photography and the new Wall Street of the art photo world. The fair itself is...
Eivind H Natvig's exhibition opening this saturday

Eivind H Natvig’s exhibition opening this saturday

From this Saturday at 2pm you can find “Come, for all is now ready” at the ground floor of  Perspektivet Museum in Tromsø.  There will be music, speeches and fancy guests including the parish priest Anders Rosland (seen in picture) and the minister of culture Thorhild Widvey. I will speak about my work at Polar Fokus Thursday from...
ELIN BERGE ILLUSTRATES NEW BOOK

ELIN BERGE ILLUSTRATES NEW BOOK

When the brilliant comedians/actors/authors Sven Björklund and Olof Wretling from the humor collective Klungan (and national radio show “Mammas nya kille” and TV show “Ingen bor i skogen”) contacted me for an assignment I immediately said yes. Everything they do is genius. They had this idea that they would travel around the large and beautiful...
EIVIND H. NATVIG PRINT SALE

EIVIND H. NATVIG PRINT SALE

Eivind H. Nativg offer time limited print sale.
ODDLEIV APNESETH DOWN AT THE FARM

ODDLEIV APNESETH DOWN AT THE FARM

The new book “Norges låver”(The Barns of Norway”) is a result of intensive travelling and shooting through 2013/14. Images by Oddleiv Apneseth and text by Eva Røyrane.
Eivind H. Natvig in Fotografi

Eivind H. Natvig in Fotografi

MOMENTS Eivind H. Natvig is featured in the new edition of Fotografi magazine out now. He talks about living in the small island Skrova, and about his project “You are here now”   Photos by Eivind H. Natvig/MOMENT
Urban Vikings in National Geographic

Urban Vikings in National Geographic

Johan Bävman´s Urban Vikings appear in a recently published story in National Geographic. Just after the romantic Midsummer eve holiday, hundreds of Vikings are gathered in Höllviken, Sweden. Near the affluent residential area in Höllviken, a small but dedicated group of urban vikings are moving in to the viking village, Foteviken. Germans, americans, australians –...
Elin Berge in group show at Sune Jonsson's Center for Documentary Photography

Elin Berge in group show at Sune Jonsson’s Center for Documentary Photography

The exhibition Time’s Slowness and Life’s Swiftness opens at Sune Jonsson Center for documentary photography 14 September at 13 hours. Elin Berge takes part with work from her series Drottninglandet (the Land of Queens). Time’s Slowness and Life’s Swiftnessis an exhibition regarding and featuring cultural-historical photography. These are pictures that have been made, collected, preserved...
Come and find our photographs in Landskrona

Come and find our photographs in Landskrona

If you happen to be at Landskrona Photo Festival this weekend: get a treasure map and go find our Scandinavian Moments photographs at different locations in town. Participating photographers: Elin Berge, Chris Maluszynski, Knut Egil Wang, Johan Bävman, Martin von Krogh, Oddleiv Apneseth, Åsa Sjöström, Pieter ten Hoopen and Eivind H. Natvig. On friday night...
Eivind H. Natvig and his dog featured by Instagram

Eivind H. Natvig and his dog featured by Instagram

Eivind H. Natvig is featured and interviewed by Instagram about life in the arctic. This image of his dog’s tail posted by Instagram have currently received 398.000 likes making Chilli dogs tail and bum world famous. Eivind H. Natvig on instagram: @eivindnatvig Moment Agency on Instagram @momentagency