I have just received honorable mention in International Photography Award for my story about nons in Myanmar.
Happy to be selected to The Other Hundred Educators with my story about nuns from Myanmar. A story I did together with Ulandssekretariatet LO/FTF Council.
One of my images from Erzberg Rodeo have been selected to Status 15. Status 15 have selected 100 images out of 3400 to show the best of daninsh photography right now.
I have just returned from a very interesting assignment in Ghana and Benin. I did two reportages for Ulandssekretariatet. This pictures is from one of the stories about street kitchens i Ghana.
I have just received 1. Prize in the Danish Press Photo of The Year 2014 Sport Reportage for med story from Erzberg Rodeo.
Last weekend I had good fun shooting the final of the Red Bull Air Race in Spielberg, Austria.
My picture from Erzberg Rodeo was selected as the best action photo in Red Bull action photo contest #mitillume
The picture show the first hill the riders hit in Erzberg Rodeo. Erzberg Rodeo is the toughest Enduro race in the world.
I have just received Honorable mention in International Photography Award in Sport Pro. I get it for my images from Erzberg Rodeo.
I have been back in Honduras to work om my project about divers. It did not work out as planned. I ran into the wrong person related to drugs and he managed to close many doors. Hopefully I will find the way anyway :-)
I have just returned from The Faroe Islands. Did an assingment for Visit Faroe Islands.
I have been in Austria to cover the annual Erzberg Rodeo. The worlds toughest enduro race.
I will publish some images after the story have been published.
I received yesterday 2.prize in the Danish Press Photo of The Year 2012 in the category Sport Reportage for my story about turkish wrestling. A story I did last summer and it was published in Ud og Se in december.
New story uploaded.
My story from the Kirkpinar Festival was published in the Danish magazine Ud & Se in December. Please have a look :-)
I am on the list of nominees to the Danish POY ( picture of the year ). :-)
The ceremony is 1 of march in Copenhagen.
There have been too silent here for a while. I'll try to catch up :-)
This summer I went to Turkey to do a story about turkish oil wrestling. The story have just been published in Ud & Se, a danish magazine. Images will soon be uploaded.
In november and december I traveled to Egypt and Tunesia to do two stories. In Egypt I did a story about metal workers and in Tunesia I did a story about butchers. Both stories will be a part of and exhibition and a book this spring. More info will follow.
I will travel back to egypt this month to do a story about a teacher. This story will also be a part of the exhibition.
I have done a story about the World Burlesque Games in London for the danish newspaper Ekstra Bladet magazine Ekstra.
I did a small story for the danish newspaper Ekstra Bladet about Circus Benneweis.
New portraits from some of my latest assignments. The singers Lene Nystrøm/Aqua, Sharin Foo/Raveonettes, the politician Johanne Smith-Nielsen and the former elite soldier B. S. Christiansen. Please check them out :-).
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL have publised my story from Slovakia.
My story from Lampedusa is published in this weeks Die Zeit.
Looking forward to be one of the judges in Art Rebels photo contest for upcoming photographers.
I have received honorable mention in International Photography Award 2011 for my story about the immigrants in Calais/France :-)
I have just returned from Roskilde Festival where I again this year was a part of the Rockphoto team. This is some of my images from the festival. Moments from the camping area and from the stages.
I have been choosen to be the danish part of the exhibition and will participate in ACTIVE WITNESS.
To celebrate the European Year of Volunteering, this exhibition, held at Europe House in Smith Square, brings together 26 works by photographers representing 26 participating countries, whose work either engages directly with the voluntary sector, or with closely related social issues. The photographers participating in the exhibition come from a range of backgrounds, including photojournalism, fine art and documentary practice, and the selected works cover subjects ranging from homelessness, to displaced populations, social care, rehabilitation and disaster relief.
Curated for EUNIC by Simon Baker (curator of photography and international art, Tate), and Ines de Bordas, with support from the cultural attaches of the 26 participating countries.
The reportage from Greece has been publish in Aftenposten/Innsikt.
I proud to be one of the winners in Winner PDN Photo Annual 2011 :-)
I have just returned from Lampedusa/Italy. Reportage of migrants coming from Tunesia. Pictures will be published in Die Zeit thursday 10 of march.
Soon uploaded here :-)
Yesterday I received a 1. prize in the Danish Press Photo of The Year 2010/2011 in the category Reportage Abroad with my story from Calais/France. A story about migrants and their daily life.
I'm proud to tell that I have received a third place in POYI - Picture of The Year International in Photographer of The Year - Freelance/Agency category.
I receive the prize for work done in 2010. I had more than 40 images in my portfolio that was judged. Most of the work are related to my project about illegal immigration.
The stories are on my page or you can watch it on POYI - http://www.poyi.org/68/38/third_01.php
I am nominated for the Danish Press Photo of The Year :-)
What prize and categori will be revealed 4 of march.
I have received honorable mention in the Fotovisura Award 2010 for my project from Georgia.
The FotoVisura Award for Outstanding Personal Photography Project have announced the finalist and I am proud to say that I am one of them :-). I am on the list list with my project about displaced people in Georgia.
I will be in Greece until dec. 16
I have been selected as Canon/Denmark ambassador :-)
I'll be in Calais for the next week to continue my ongoing project about illegal immigration in Europe. The winter is coming and life is still very difficult for the migrants.
More info and pictures will be uploaded after the trip.
I am going to be a part of the 2010 IPA Best of Show Exhibition. Chosen among 15.000 images. So if you are in New york drop by Splashlight, 75 Varick (One Hudson) 3rd Floor, New York, NY.
My kushti story has been selected for the 2010 International Photography Awards Best of Show. The Best of Show exhibits a collection from amongst the nearly 350 winning submissions of this year’s competition. The 2010 IPA Best of Show will debut at Splashlight Studios Soho, New York on Saturday, October 23, 2010.
I was monday morning in national television to talk about my project, story and award from Calais. Came back sunday night from Visa pour l'image in Perpignan where I had received my prize and where my reportage from Calais is exhibited, so I had to get up early to be in the studio. Looked a little bit tired :o)
I have received honorable mention for my story about the earthquake in Italy.
I have received a 1. prize in International Photography Awards 2010 in the category Sports Pro for my story about kushti in India. I was in India last year two times to do this story and another one. The kushti story is shot in Varanasi.
Carsten Snejbjerg have won the Grand Prix CARE du Reportage Humanitaire 2010 for the first part of his ongoing project about illegal immigrants in Europe. The project will be exhibited in Perpignan during Visa pour l'Image, the premier International Festival of Photojournalism.
Carsten Snejbjerg have returned from France where he have work on his new project about illegal immigrants. The story will soon be uploaded here.
Carsten have been awarded a 3. Prize in China International Press Photo Contest in the category Sport Reportage.
Carsten have been awarded two prizes in Press Photo of The Year.
1. prize in the Danish Press Photo of The Year 2009/2010 in the category Sport Reportage.
2. prize in the Danish Press Photo of The Year 2009/2010 in the category News Abroad.
Carsten have just returned from Venice where he has been shooting a reportage from the carneval. Pictures will soon be uploaded.
Carsten have uploaded a new story about cock figthing in Philippines.
Carsten is one of the nominees in Danish Picture of The Year 2009/2010. What price and categori will be revealed 5 of march :o)
I'll be skiing in Italy undtil 9 of jan :o)
Happy new year!!
Carsten have been shooting portraits of the new mayors and all the members of the local parlament in Copenhagen.