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-
John T. Pedersen
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