Usually, when we take up a pursuit, we are led by a certain interest. When I took up photography in earnest, I was driven by a desire to capture the “transparency” of Finnish nature. With transparency I mean how light was able to flood the Finnish landscape in a way very different from more Southern parts of Europe.
With time, however, my interest started to shift to more abstract themes connected to nature in general. Such themes are the relation between space and light in general, but also mood, change and meaning in nature. In a way, my work has become more of a hunt for the non-obvious or hidden dimensions in landscapes.(more…)