Ólafur Steinar Gestsson
Ólafur is an Icelandic/Danish photojournalist based in Copenhagen, Denmark. Ólafur work is focused on cultural og social issues and current affairs. Ólafur's work has been published in all major Danish newspaper and a range of foreign media.
BA in Urban Planning and Social Sciences, Roskilde University
BA in photojournalism, Danish School of Media and Journalism with internship at Berlingske/Scanpix
2019: Danish Picture of the Year (Årets Pressefoto), the jury’s selected work
2018: 'State of the World', Paris. Curated by Mr. Hossein Farmani
2017: Copenhagen Photo Festival: A part of the DMJX exhibition 'Life Exposed'
2016: Mini Doc Festival, Vejle
Berlingske - Information - Jyllands-Posten - Politiken - Weekendavisen - BT - Ritzau Scanpix - CXO Magasinet - UNHCR Denmark - KVINFO - CPH Opera Festival - Fyens Stiftstidende - Nordjyske - Avisen Danmark - DR - Fréttablaðið - Børsen - Kristeligt Dagblad - TV2 - Media Movers - Reuters