Perusing 500px, I was taken by an amazing photo shot by Till Hanten at the famous Trolltunga, one of the most spectacular scenic cliffs in Norway. I've never been myself but upon further photo snooping, I must go. Check out Hanten's photo among other stupendous individual interpretations of this natural wonder of a spot. I love seeing how seasonal weather, subject and lens setting can totally change the mood of each shot. "Trolltunga is a piece of rock that stands horizontally out of the mountain above Skjeggedal in Odda, Norway. The name translated to English is The Troll's tongue." - Wikipedia The Troll's Tongue by Till HantenOn the edge by Olav EikelandTrolltunga Norway by Bram LaebensWhere am I going? by Swen (Dzoncy) strOOpTrolltunga by Till HantenTrolltunga. by Svetlana ShupenkoTrolltunga sunset by Dag Endre OpedalTrolltunga by Robin ŠevčíkDusk at Trolltunga by Victor GanTrolltunga by Jarle L. GrindhaugTrolltunga by Nicholas Roemmelt
Karen Bit Vejles form of expression, psaligraphy, literally means the art of drawing or painting with scissors. Her magical cuttings in the travelling exhibition Scissors for a Brush, are rooted in a tradition that has known a long journey through history. But she has created a personal style and technique that are entirely her own. For more than 35 years she has been absorbed, fascinated, and deeply committed to this art form that developed from small, simple snowflakes to unusually large and highly complex image cuttings. She is one of very few in Europe who can cut at such an advanced technical and artistic level. There is a great degree of humour in Karen Bit Vejle’s world of imagery; humour and the ability to identify joy in small things. Just as often, though, she confronts deep seriousness and themes intended to invoke involvement and reflection. Her works are captivating surprise packages. By meeting Karen Bit Vejle’s images of air and paper we can find ourselves both surprised and inspired! For more infornation about Karen visit her Web site at http://papercutart.no/ Exhibitions Psaligraphy Psaligraphy - the art of papercutting - requires time. Both when it comes to creation and experience of the work of art. Contrary to almost everything else in the world today, psaligraphy is a slow art. It takes time to master, plan and perform it. “My heart and soul are at peace when I have the scissors in hand and the paper dances between the blades. If my scissors can manage to make you stop and wonder for just one instant, I will be happy” – Psaligraph Karen Bit Vejle (born 1958) Project - H.C. Andersen Misc
Tom Emil Olsen is an award-winning Art director and Graphic designer with over 11 years of experience. Located in Aalesund, Norway, he has headed up several engagements and developed design solutions for important Norwegian and International clients. His various education includes Business Marketing, Advertising, Graphic design, Art, illustration and design. The first time I saw one of his work I was totally blown away with the quailty and attention to details, some pieces are very simple but extremely elegant For more information about Tom, visit his agency Web site at http://www.havnevik.no/#/Agenda/Hjem or his Behance Profile, there are an impressive number of images and information about his work, be prepared to spend a few hours checking out his portfolio, it's definitely worth it. Proud, Orange & Blue Aalesund Football Club is one of Norway's strongest brands. We have provided development of the clubs visual identity, overall marketing development and concept images. Coldwater Prawns of Norway Three former competitors with long experience of prawn fishing teamed up to form Coldwater Prawns of Norway to have a joint sales and marketing company. The company's boats account for about 60% of all shrimp that are caught by the Norwegian ocean-going vessels. Coldwater Prawns of Norway enters the future with one of the finest, purest and healthiest product in the world. The company were also recently announced Official Associated Member of Bocuse d'Or. Tire Hotel "We offer a one year stay for four. Including two annual Tire shifts, cleaning and storage of your summer and winter tires, as well as annual wear check. We provide your tires a wonderful stay throughout the year. They get the best service, cleaning and care. The tires are checked for wear, so you can be sure that your safety is ensured when the car will hit the road again. If the tires have excessive wear, you will be notified so that we can replace them with new and safe tires." SUROFI Rebranding of a 65-year-old visual identity. SUROFI was founded 24 July 1945, and is the second largest sales organization in the whitefish sector in Norway. SUROFI have a monopoly on all first sales of white fish and shellfish in his district, which is the western part of Norway. Gutters & Glory The Book was awarded Gold in the highest ranked book-design award in Norway, "Årets vakreste bøker" ("The most beautiful books of the year"). The award is delivered by "Grafill" (The Norwegian Organization for Visual Communication). Comment of the Jury: "As good as Gold. Heart Warming and well-founded anniversary script that catches the timeperiods. Fantastic portraits and picture stories from the Companies history" Bring the world to your home. Whenever you want. Optical Fiber Campaign for Norwegian Power Company, "Tussa". The concept was based on using celebrity stand-ins/look a likes from the media-world, to visualize the most important product advantage; flexibility of choice. Text: "Bring the world to your home. Whenever you want". We also focused on the speed and precision of the product. The campaign included ads, leaflets, direct mail, posters, microsite and exhibitions stands. Mother A film for Norwegian Centre of Expertice - Maritime Mother from Havnevik Reklamebyrå on Vimeo.