KAGE Collective

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I am a part of the KAGE Collective. Whoa. I’ve been aware of Kage for a long time, as Flemming has been a member for yonks. The Kage guys are all respected professionals in their fields, and I follow most of the others on various online channels. As an X-series user, I’m interested in what they do with these cameras we have in common. As a photographer, I’m intrigued by how each presents his view of the world, and how it evolves over time. So when I was asked to be a part of Kage, I lost my eyebrows somewhere on the ceiling. In a previous post, I wrote about finding community, and opportunities to grow in my craft, in the digital world. I wasn’t expecting my words to manifest in this spectacular fashion, a day after writing them. It’s an honour to be …

Per-Anders Jörgensen, Eating With the Chefs | Fujifilm Nordic

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I got to attend an incredible event in Malmö yesterday, called Eating With The Chefs, after a book of the same name. It was an event organized by Fujifilm for a small group of customers and retailers, hosted by the inimitable Per-Anders Jorgensen, Eating With The Chefs creator, photographer and co-founder of FOOL Magazine, at the magazine’s headquarters in Malmö, Sweden. Getting to hear Per-Anders Jörgensen share his insights as a photographer of the world’s greatest chefs (and their food), had that rare effect of making me want to throw my cameras away, while infused with a mad desire to make pictures. This is photography at its best: inflamed, driven, transcendental. It was an honour to meet, interview, and share a sublime meal with Per-Anders. Some pictures, made during filming breaks …