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List of notable or famous photographers from Norway, with bios and photos, including the top photographers born in Norway and even some popular photographers who immigrated to Norway. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Norwegian photographers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These photographers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known photographer from Norway is included when available.

List includes Petter Hegre, Pål Sletaune and more.

This historic photographers from Norway list can help answer the questions "Who are some Norwegian photographers of note?" and "Who are the most famous photographers from Norway?" These prominent photographers of Norway may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Norwegian photographers.

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Anders Beer Wilse is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Photographers from Norway
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Anders Beer Wilse was a Norwegian photographer whose photography visually documented Norway in the early to mid-20th century. Wilse was born in Flekkefjord, but grew up in Kragerø and decided early to become a sailor. After having graduated with a technical degree from the technical school in Horten ...more

Age: Died at 84 (1865-1949)

Birthplace: Flekkefjord, Norway

Profession: Photographer

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Anne Helene Gjelstad is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Photographers from Norway
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Anne Helene Gjelstad

Anne Helene Gjelstad is a Norwegian photographer and fashion designer. As a photographer, she mainly works with portraits, fashion and documentary, but also with interiors, products and lifestyle. Gjelstad is educated from Norwegian National Academy of Craft and Art Industry from 1982. She then had ...more

Age: 59

Birthplace: Norway

Profession: Photographer


Bård Løken

Bård Løken is a Norwegian photographer, living in Elverum. He has worked as a photographer since 1985. He has taken pictures for a number of books, and worked with some of Norway's best known authors since the start of the 1990s. Løken mainly deals with nature and landscape photography. He has also ...more

Age: 51

Profession: Photographer


Kristin Lodoen Linder

Kristin Lodoen or Kristin Linder is a Norwegian photographer, visual artist, dancer and choreographer. Linder studied photography at International Center of Photography, part-time studies, New York, 1997–2002, and dance at Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance, New York, 1990–1995. She also ...more

Age: 49

Profession: Photographer