Einar Örn son of Sigurdór was born in Selfoss in the rural south of Iceland. He received his BA from the University of Iceland and his MA from Emerson College in Boston.
Einar honed his visual skills as an art director and creative director in the advertising business of Boston and New York and later back in Reykjavik in the homeland.
He has photographed advertising campaigns for the New York Times companies, Toyota, New Balance and the Boston Globe. His instagrams have been published in Chinese City Zine Magazine and his photography has been featured by the National Geographic, the Guardian and the Sunday Telegraph. His photography has been exhibited in Reykjavik, Boston, Las Vegas and Guangzhou China.