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Solveig Selj – Fashion Photographer

NAME: Solveig Selj
INDUSTRY: Fashion photography
POSITION: Freelance photographer
COMPANY: Selj Media –
solveigselj.moo.nosolveigselj.blogspot.com
LOCATION: Oslo, Norway (mainly, but also traveling a lot)
CAREER OR COMPANY DESCRIPTION: My main focus is fashion photography, both still pictures and fashion film. I also do portraits and music videos
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WHAT HAS BEEN YOUR BIGGEST SUCCESS?
I guess getting established in such a tough industry is over all my biggest success.

WHAT HAS BEEN YOUR BIGGEST FAILURE?
That I`m not pushy enough. I take a no for an answer, which you really shouldn’t in this business!

WHAT IS THE BIGGEST OBSTACLE YOU HAVE OVERCOME?
Getting attention abroad.You basically have to compete with every photographer out there, and that`s a whole lot of photographers!

WHAT ADVICE DO YOU HAVE TO ANYONE STARTING OUT?
IN PHOTOGRAPHY –
My best advice is to work hard and be dedicated, and true to your style. Be humble with people giving you advice and feedback on your work, but be critical OF which advice you follow. Don`t lose yourself in others opinions!

PHOTO OF SOLVEIG’S WORK