The inner station

The inner station

We are deep inside D.R. Congo, near the town of Nyunzu, one day’s off road travel from Kalemie (former Albertville) near Lake Tanganyika. Congo is magic to everyone who has read Joseph Conrad’s novel Heart of Darkness. We were driving in a Toyota Hi-lux as we passed...
Meanwhile, two Leicas in the desert

Meanwhile, two Leicas in the desert

It was in 1997, when we were about to collect images for the exhibition ‘Meanwhile’  sponsored by Danish NGO DanChurchAid. Mikkel Østergaard was commissioned to do Israel and the occupied territories and one day he sent me this photograph that I have kept...

The Burghers of Calais

Calais is a video and sound work by Eva Koch created for Auguste Rodin’s dramatic sculptural group The Burghers of Calais (the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen) in 2010. Rodin’s work is an interpretation of the legend about the 6 leading citizens of...

My first Leica experience

In 1969 as a young boy of 18, I had the chance to visit Greenland. This was made possible by FDF, an equivalent to Boy’s Brigade in UK, which I was an eager member of. I was interested in photography and had bought my own camera with money from my confirmation, a...
Invisible architecture

Invisible architecture

Following a trend in InternationaL architecture the newly built headquarter of The Confederation of Danish Industry (DI) in central Copenhagen is almost invisible during day time. The mirror effect almost dissolves the building. I guess if all buildings in an certain...