EcoTrail Oslo

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This weekend I shot the first edition of EcoTrail Oslo. A fantastic event in and around Oslo.

EcoTrail Oslo is a 80k ultrarace (also 45k and 18k) that goes in and around Oslo, Norway. EcoTrail Oslo is a CO2-neutral running race with very high environmental profile and they foster environmental awareness while enjoying Oslo`s urban and natural environment.

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Global Assignments by Getty Images

 

I am proud to announce that I am now represented by Global Assignments by Getty Images.

 

 

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Norseman Xtreme Triathlon

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New website

Skjermbilde 2015-01-28 kl. 19.45.37I have spent the last few weeks updating my website. After searching for what suited me best I landed on a wordpress site with the photocrati theme. What do you think?

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Hardangervidda Marathon 2014

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© Kai-Otto Melau

Trailrunning is becoming more and more popular and new races pop up everywhere in Norway these days.

 

 

 

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Tord Gustavsen

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© Kai-Otto Melau

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of shooting one of the finest jazz musicians Norway has to offer. Tord Gustavsen has several releases behind him and  tours extensively world-wide all trough the year.

 

 

 

 

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Band of Brothers

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© Kai-Otto Melau

«For the first time in my life I am straigth, by my own free will», said one of the guys in the  most extraordinary group of people I have shot this year. A few months back I went with the Norwegian national streetfootball team to fight for the norwegian colors in the «Homeless World Cup». What a journey it was!

 

 

 

 

 

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National Geographic Photo Contest 2012

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© Kai-Otto Melau

The National Geographic Photo Contest 2012 is over and the results are ready.

Guess what? I won the viewers choice award in the people category!

 

 

 

 

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