1955 born in Bjerkvik, Norway
1974-1975 studies at Bournemouth and Poole College of Art, Bournemouth, England
1976-1977 studies at Konstfackskolan, Stockholm, Sweden
1977-2007 employed by the leading Norwegian newspaper Verdens Gang
Lives and works in Oslo, Norway as a photographer, mentor and concept developer.
Several national- and international prizes including "World Press Photo Award", ”Golden Eye Trophy” and ”Childrens Award”.