The Nordic School of Photography, Biskops-Arnö, Sweden
About Anna Tärnhuvud
Anna Tärnhuvud is a freelance photojournalist based in Stockholm, Sweden. After her graduation in Social Studies in Gothenburg, Anna realized that she wanted to work with people in a different kind of way. She started studying journalism at Poppius journalist school and photojournalism at Nordic school of photography in 2011. Anna has worked for various newspapers and magazines, with Aftonbladet as her main client –Sweden´s biggest newspaper. Now she combines various assignments with longer projects of her own. Her interest is in social and humanitarian stories, but she works a lot with news and sports pictures as well. In 2014 Anna was three time awarded in the Swedish Picture of the Year contest partly for her documentary work with the teenage girl Felicia who recently lost her both legs in a traffic accident. She also got the “Swedish Rookie of the year” award. 2015 and 2016 she was nominated for the Joop Swart Masterclass.