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olof ohlsson (se)


My name is Olof Ohlsson and I’m a freelance photojournalist based in Gothenburg, Sweden. Educated at Nordens Fotoskola 2012-2105 were I studied Photojournalism. After traveling extensively through Europe and Asia I decided to follow my interest for social topics, people and photography.


Covering domestic news and current events as well as doing longer projects both in Sweden and abroad. Im focusing on humanitarian topics trying to tell the stories from an angle which is not always covered by mainstream medias. Being an independent freelancer I can often give my self the opportunity to go more in depth in my stories. My work often follows the consequences of poverty and injustice in the world.


My work is published by major newspapers and magazines. In 2015 I was voted to be Rookie of the year in picture of the year Sweden.