JENNY JACOBSSON photography blog

  • Conceptual composite at a waterfall – ‘THE FALL’

    Conceptual composite at a waterfall – ‘THE FALL’

    “The fall”Part of my series “Parallels”. MY TIP FOR FURTHER READING In October 2013 this image was chosen as Picture Of The Day at the fantastic One Eyeland. Not everyday that you see yourself next to a portrait of John Malkovich… ___________INTRIGUED BY THE WORLD OF IMAGINATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY?Connect with me on Instagram for more!

  • Profile image Mollbyrån

    Profile image Mollbyrån

    The design and web development bureau Mollbyrån in Gothenburg (Göteborg) asked me to shoot the profile image for the website’s About page (Om byrån) (visit the page for a larger image) and excitedly I jumped on board. The assignment also included to develop the image concept in collaboration with Andreas Gustafsson, the creative director of Mollbyrån. Brief: Creative, active,…

  • Exhibition at Strandverket- Håkan Ludwigson

    Exhibition at Strandverket- Håkan Ludwigson

    This week we got the wonderful opportunity to get a private showing of the great exhibition present at Strandverket on Marstrand, by no less than Håkan Ludwigson. Håkan is the introducing exhibiting photographer of this new gallery for photography, sculptures, video, design, and fashion. Håkan is highly inspiring both as a person and by his work of art. It…

  • INSPIRATION FOR IMAGE CREATORS – Photographer Rosie Hardy

    INSPIRATION FOR IMAGE CREATORS – Photographer Rosie Hardy

    As a photographer, or any image maker, you can choose to sit around waiting for inspiration to pop up by itself. Personally, I’m a firm believer that feeling inspired is a state of mind you can teach yourself to find when you need it. So, what can we do to get started? I’m gathering and…

  • Making man fly – how to create levitation in Photoshop

    Making man fly – how to create levitation in Photoshop

    This video is a Before & After as well as an accelerated showcase of my post-processing of a several files to a finished conceptual image. Here I’m making man fly by creating levitation with a few Photoshop tricks. The sky is the limit… ________________ location | LANGKAWI ISLAND in MALAYSIAmodel | ANDREAS GUSTAFSSON ________________ To sneak…

  • Pitch 2012 – assignment from Passivhus

    Pitch 2012 – assignment from Passivhus

    Passivhuscentrum assigned the media sector of our school to create commercial campaigns for their work about “passivhus”, i.e. energy effective and environmental friendly houses. Out of 15 groups we were chosen to be finalists. I’m happy to present our campaign, created by the excellent team of: Art Director: Andréas Silverblad Copywriter: Anders Malm Final Art: Frida Olandersson Photographer: Jenny Jacobsson Production…

  • JO! Models Fashion Project

    JO! Models Fashion Project

    We got a fashion assignment from JO! Models to create a still image and video campaign at the prospect of the upcoming relaunch and rebranding of the company, former ModelOne. Also, we were creating shots for the model’s portfolio. A few weeks ago I posted a sneak peak of the session. IMAGE AND PROJECT BRIEFStop motion…

  • Post-processing a fairy tale

    Post-processing a fairy tale

    “The girl and the secret within” – This video is a Before & After as well as an accelerated showcase of my post-processing of several files to a finished conceptual image in Photoshop. The world can be so much more than what first meets the eye… _____________INTRIGUED BY IMAGINATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY?Connect with me on Instagram for…

  • The Westgiotha Gustavianer. A trip to the 1700’s

    The Westgiotha Gustavianer. A trip to the 1700’s

    As an assigment at Fotoskolan I got in touch with the Westgiötha Gustavianer (WG). The WG is a cultural association based in Gothenburg (Göteborg) with the purpose of their activities to bring the city of Gothenburg and the Garrison in the late 1700’s  to life and to preserve the heritage from the Gustavian period. In early December I got the chance to join three very nice members of…

  • Where shall we go now? . . . Berlin!

    Where shall we go now? . . . Berlin!

    Last week our class at Fotoskolan left Sweden and took an awesome trip together to Germany and to Berlin, The city of Artists. It was a week filled with new inspiration, reflections, and plain old FUN! We had loads of time to stroll around Berlin to just inhale the spirit of this remarkable city, check out…

  • Sneak peek of JO! Models Fashion project

    Sneak peek of JO! Models Fashion project

    This week we are excited to start the fashion weeks at Fotoskolan, a project where we are working with fashion photographer Per Zennström as project leader/creative director. The assignment is from JO! Models and we are to create a still image and video campaign at the prospect of the upcoming relaunch and rebranding of the…

  • On a trip through southern Sweden…

    On a trip through southern Sweden…

    …you will find the most extraordinary locations. We went to Skåne, the most southern part of Sweden, several times when I was a child. And sure, I liked it back then, but mostly because of the huge and awesome ice creams in Åhus and the sandy play friendly beaches. But during the trip this summer…

  • ‘MAN OF PASSAGE’

    ‘MAN OF PASSAGE’

    2011’s Christmas and New Year we took a trip around the world to something very very different from a windy and dark Gothenburg. 17 days  in  Malaysia were just what we needed to thaw our frozen winter spirits and to relax, just enjoy life, each other’s company, and experience new things everyday. Of course this…

  • Studio workshop

    Studio workshop

    The portrait “Rania” above I created in a photo studio project a few weeks into our first term at Fotoskolan i Göteborg. It began with a studio workshop at DDR GBG that are run by Magnus Cimmerbeck and Magnus Johansson here in Göteborg (Gothenburg). Magnus & Magnus are two awesome and talented dudes who were…