John T. Pedersen was born 1966 in Oslo, Norway.

World Press Photo 2019 Photo Contest, Sports, Singles, 1st Prize winner.

He has been working as a professional photographer since 1988.

During this time, he has worked for a number of newspapers, trade press, magazines and agencies
He is affiliated with the national newspaper Dagbladet in Oslo,this during the last twenty years. 

Some stories he has covered:

2013-Nelson Mandela's disease and demise in South Africa.

2013-Typhoon Haiyan at Tacloban in the Philippines.

2014-The hunt for Joseph Cony and his forms child soldiers in Uganda.

2013-2014 Four trips to DRC Congo to cover the trial of a Norwegian. Joshua French was sentenced to death for the    murder of a native.

2015-The youth in Gaza.

2016-France. Terror attack Nice.

2018-The refugee settlement Bidi Bidi in Uganda.

2018-Moreen Ajambo. The boxer in Katanga, Uganda.

2018-Morocco. Scandinavian hikers killed by terrorists in Morocco.

2019-Sri Lanka. Terror Attack Colombo.

Own projects  'The youth in Auschwitz, 2009-


2019  World Press Photo Exhibition world tour

Contact info:

John T. Pedersen


mobile: +47 90559094

mail: johntp66@gmail.com

Instagram: johntpedersen

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