Photography
& Digital Design

Content & Design, Print & Online

HELLO!

I´m Bjørn Olsson, a photographer and Digital Designer with several years of experience based in Gothenburg, Sweden.
I´m a passionate creative driven by the synergy of design and technology. I create for digital mediums as well as print and have worked on projects ranging from photojournalism to motion graphics and in between.

SHOWREEL 2017

My
Work

PHOTOGRAPHY

#01 Commercial

#02 Editorial

VIDEO

#03 News

#04 Documentary

#05 Info

#06 Commercial

APP & WEBDESIGN

#07 Appdesign

#08 Webdesign

GRAPHICS

#09 Motion

#10 Logos

Any Questions?

Who

am

I?

BJØRN OLSSON

BJØRN OLSSON

Photographer & Digital Designer

olsson.foto@gmail.com
+46 703 00 22 46
fotografbjornolsson.com
Gothenburg, Sweden

ABOUT ME

I´m a photographer and Digital Designer with several years of experience located in Gothenburg, south west of Sweden.

My skill set is broad and I welcome any challenge that is thrown at me.
I have a keen interest in creating for digital mediums as well as print and have worked on projects ranging from photojournalism to motion graphics and in between.
My current focus is to developing my skills in motion and motion graphics.
My customers are newspapers, television, photo agencies, advertising agencies, news agencies and online producers.
I also offering courses in webTV for journalists and photographers.
Currently I´m freelancing and digging deeper into digital design as I´m studying Digital Designer at YRGO in Gothenburg.

WHAT I DO

  • Video
  • Graphics
  • Photography
  • App & Webdesign

LANGUAGES

SWEDISH

NORWEGIAN

ENGLISH

HOBBIES

  • crosscountryskiing
  • fishing
  • MTB
  • biathlon
  • photography

My current focus is to developing my skills in motion and motion graphics

WORK

2003 – SELF EMPLOYED: Photographer, Picture Editor & Video Producer
I´m a freelance photographer and videoproducer. My clients are newspapers, magazines, picture agencies, news agencies and advertising agencies. I also work as a picture editor and with courses in webTV.
1997–2003 PHOTOGRAPHER: Kamerareportage Picture Agency & GP
Photographer at a picture agency och pressphotographer at Göteborgs-Posten 2000-2003.
1997–1997 PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER & MARKETER: Kungsfoto
Marketer and photographer at Kungsfoto skolfoto in west Sweden.
1995–1997 FREELANCE PHOTOGRAPHER
Working as a freelance photographer for local press.
1991–1994 PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER & MARKETER: Photoline as.
Working with school photography and marketing at Photoline AS in Oslo, Norway.
1990–1991 PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER & MARKETER: Photomic
School photography and marketing.

EDUCATION

2016- UNIVERSITY: YRGO Digital Designer
2-year University, Digital Designer program.
1989-1990 HIGH SCHOOL: Stjerneskolan, Kommunikation & media, PU-utbildning
1-year College, Media & Communication program.
1984-1989 HIGH SCHOOL: Stjerneskolan, Natural Science & Sports College
Natural Science and Biathlon Sports College.

SKILLS

  • ADOBE PHOTOSHOP 90%
  • ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR 80%
  • ADOBE PREMIERE PRO 90%
  • ADOBE AFTER EFFECTS 80%
  • ADOBE AUDITION 80%
  • ADOBE INDESIGN 75%
  • SKETCH 80%
  • CSS 40%
  • HTML 50%
  • PHP 30%
  • JAVASCRIPT 20%
  • WORDPRESS 80%

EXPERIENCES

I have many years of experience working with editorial work as a photographer and picture editor covering news all over the world:

  • Terrorattacks 11 September 2001, New York.
  • Hostagedrama at the Dubrovkatheatre in Moscow 2002.
  • The EU-summit in Gothenburg and Copenhagen 2001 and 2002.
  • The terrorattacks in Sousse, Tunisia 2015.
  • The referendum in Athen 2015.

In 2006 I started to produce webTV and the first big event I covered was the European Athletic Championships in Gothenburg 2006.

I´m doing lectures and have several years of experience in educating journalists in video production and photography.

I´m in close collaboration with some sports associations like the Swedish Biathlon Team to help them with marketing as a Pro Bono service.

 

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Need More Info?

If you need more information about my services please get in touch.

Address:
Stabbegatan 40
416 80 Gothenburg
SWEDEN

Phone:
+46 703 00 22 46

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