We're happy to announce that Mikkel Aaland also this year will be co-hosting the Nordic Light International Festival of Photography in Kristiansund, together with the festival's Artistic Director Morten Krogvold.
Mikkel Aaland is a professional photographer and the author of 12 best selling books on digital photography, including Photoshop RAW, Shooting Digital, the first Adobe Lightroom Adventure (Iceland) edition, and the second Adobe Lightroom Adventure (Tasmania) edition.
Mikkel has also been a popular workshop leader in the United States and Europe, and creates training videos in collaboration with Lynda.com and Adobe Press.
His non-technical books include, "County Fair Portraits,” (for which he made an appearance on Late Night with David Letterman) “Sweat” (an illustrated tour of international bathing customs, culminating a three-year project), "The Sword of Heaven," "Pilgrimage to Kailash" and a recently published memoir, "The River in My Backyard.”
Aaland, along with his wife and two daughters, is currently based in San Francisco and Telemark, Norway.