Author and nature photographer
Date of birth:
July 01, 1968
Something about me
Kai Jensen is a prize-winning nature photographer and writer in Norway. His work can be seen in several books. He is one of the founders of the magazine Naur & Foto. Most of his work is based on nature and outdoor life. In addition to writing illustrated articles for magazines in Norway, he sells photographs for books and calendars. He holds many courses and workshops on nature photography, and he has held countless classes on Lightroom.
In 2005 Kai produced his own book about the beautiful forest Nordmarka and in 2015 Kai made a book about his hometown. Kai Is member of the Wild Wonders of Europe team. Kai sits on the jury of several major photo contests, PGB Photo Award being one, and also participates in some himself. He became Norwegian champion of Nature Photography in 2008.
Olympus Visionary since 2018.
2006 - 2010
2013 - 2020
Established the sole proprietorship Jensens Villmarksbilder, later changed to Galleri Kai Jensen.
Org No. 979 936 958
Becomes part of Scanpix Creative, NTB
Being accepted as a member of NN, Norwegian Nature Photographers
Leader of BioFoto, association for nature photographers.
From BioFoto's 30th anniversary celebration on 11 May 2009
Started up Naturfotomagasinet natur & Foto together with Bård Næss Merci Abrahamsen and Tom Schandy.
Leader of (NN) Norwegian Nature Photographers. Norwegian Nature Photographers (NN) is an independent association for fully or partially professional Norwegian nature photographers. The association shall safeguard the members' professional and financial interests, as well as contribute to raising the professional level of Norwegian nature photographers and strengthen the position and reputation of nature photography in Norway. www.norskenaturfotografer.no
Norwegian Nature Photo Festival is established, together with Magnus Reneflot the plans were made for us to finally have a Norwegian nature photo festival laid.
Jury member i IAMPHOTOGRAPHER FESTIVAL 2015 held in Tallinn.
Olympus Visionary. Initiates collaboration with Olympus Norway in 2018. In 2020, Olympus will be acquired by Om Digital Solutions. Camera brand Olympus will re-emerge as the Om System in 2021.
OM SYSTEM ambassadør. I 2020 blir Olympus tatt over av Om Digital Solutions. Om System fortsetter utvikling i samme ånd som Olympus.