Finlandia Trophy 2011

The summer has faded away in the rear view and now it’s time to open the season of figure skating with Finlandia Trophy 2011 at the Valtti Areena, Tikkurila. It was a little strange to have both Kiira Korpi and … Continued

World Synchro Championships 2011

Okay, okay, I admit that there is just a teensie weensie hangover this morning, it could possibly have something to do with Finland taking both the gold and the silver but it could also have something to do with the … Continued

Synchro Nationals FI

Rockettes take the trophy. Here’s a tongue twister for you: Muodostelmaluistelun SM-kilpailut, in English it means Synchronised Figure Skating Nationals. This season the Nationals was held at Barona Areena, Espoo.

European Figure Skating Championships 2011

I’m writing to you aboard Blue1 flight from Zurich to Helsinki, reminiscing on the past six days shooting at the European Figure Skating Champs in Bern Switzerland (which are now just a bit of a blur). Initially I need to … Continued

Synchro Qualifier II

Here we are at the Hakametsän Ice Hall in Tampere. It’s the second synchronised figure skating qualifier of the season. The next event will be the World Championships in April.

1.1.11

Goodbye 2010. As far as business goes you were a very kind year. I’ve been lucky enough to have earned a few new prestigious clients, taken pictures of one of my comedy heroes and participated in some awesome events.

National Heroes

It’s the time of year for the Finnish Figure Skating Nationals. This year held in Kupittaa, Turku. From start to finish, the whole experience was admirable. The journey to Turku was peaceful and very fast aboard an intercity VR wagon, … Continued

A Weekend @ The Barona Areena

Here we are at the Barona Areena, Espoo shooting…(tongue twister warning)… ‘Muodostelmaluistelun SM-Noviisien, SM- Junioreiden Ja SM-Senioreiden 1. Valintakilpailut’. In English – The 1st qualifier competition for the novice, junior and senior synchronised skating teams.

Finlandia Trophy 2010

There’s always one thing to look forward to when the last throws of summer have already become a memory – Figure Skating season. The first event for me is Finlandia Trophy held at the Valtti Areena, Tikkurila, Vantaa. As an … Continued

Nurmenkari

Sometime in the middle of the Summer, my friend Ari-Pekka mailed me and asked to come shoot some pictures of his son Axel and his lovely wife Annina. I’ve known Ari-Pekka for a couple of years now, he is a … Continued

Viktor Zubik

Figure skating and synchro skating season is high on the horizon. So here we have a recent cover shoot for Taitoluistelu, the main Finnish figure skating magazine. This is Viktor Zubik, a young and very promising skater for HSK, (Helsingfors … Continued