Emerging Photography Contender: Asger Ladefoged

Copenhagen-based photographer Asger Ladefoged blurs the line between hard-hitting reportage and everyday street scenes in his humanizing coverage of modern life in Europe, the Middle East, and around the world. 

On His Own

On His Own

Ladefoged pens a simple and direct Artist Statement, “I care about getting people to relate to reality.”

Terror in Paris (January 2015)

Terror in Paris (January 2015)

All images © Asger Ladefoged

Each week, Feature Shoot editors showcase the work of one photographer who has applied to the Emerging Photography Awards in order to highlight the diverse array of applications we receive. This is not an endorsement of the photographer for the award.

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