Born in 1955, owner and managing director of a wholesale business firm by profession.
Started photography in 1969, and became a member of the Photographic Society of Malmö in 1972, and have been a member since then.
Have had a lot of assignments in the board of the Society, and was its president in the early 80’s.
I have judged, and been a member of the exhibition committee, 5 international salons, arranged by the Photographic Society of Malmö, during the years 1978-1986.
I was the Exhibition Chairman, and member of the jury, in our 6th, 7th and 8th International Salons in 2006-2008, and I have been commissioned to lead the work for 2009.
I was a member of the jury in the Salon "2nd Donauweibchen" in Austria, 2007, and will be a member of the jury of BOR 2009 in Serbia, in Holland Circuit, ICS Circuit, and some other Salons, in 2010.
I got my first acceptance in an International Salon in 1974, and after a break 1986, to pursue my professional life, I started competing internationally again in March 2004.
It has been rather successfully, with the following results and awards:
225 International Awards
and more than 1700 accepted works.
Top 25 PSA Who's Who Large Color Prints 2005, 2006 and 2007
Top 25 PSA Who's Who Electronic Imaging Division 2006 and 2007
International exchange of photography is very important, and I am a member of the following national/international federations:
RSF (Sweden), SDF (Denmark), RPS (UK), VÖAV (Austria), IIPC (India) as well as FIAP, PSA, UPI, and ICS/USPA (USA).
Overseas Honorary Life Representative ICS (Image Collegue Society) for Sweden.
Honorary Overseas Representative of PERSONA – International for Sweden, Norway and Denmark.
Vice President of UPI (United Photographers International).