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Anna Tärnhuvud, born 1986, is a swedish photographer, journalist and filmmaker - currently based in Stockholm, Sweden. She has a degree in photojournalism from the Nordic School of Photography at Biskops Arnö. In her work she is mainly focusing on portraits, documentary stories and sports. Since 2015 she is represented by the picture agency Kontinent.

In 2014, 2017 and 2018 she was awarded in the Swedish Picture of the Year contest. 2015 and 2016 she got nominated for the Joop Swart Masterclass of World Press Photo.

Selected clients
Aftonbladet, Tidningen Vi, VG, Spoon publishing, Bildbyrån, Svenska Dagbladet, The Globe and Mail, BILD Germany, OTW, Riksteatern, Tidningen Dagen, AP, Aalto magazine, Barometern, Blekinge Läns Tidning, Hallands Nyheter, Boards UK, Windsport Magazine. 

Awards and nominations

1st prize Picture of the year, Sweden 2018 
1st prize in Picture of the year, News single, Sweden 2018
3rd prize in Picture of the year, category Documentary storie, Sweden 2018
2nd prize Multimedia in Picture of the year, Sweden 2017
KW Gullers stipendium, scholarship in documentary photography by Nordiska museet, 2016
Nominated to Joop Swart masterclass, in World press photo, 2015 and 2016

1st prize in Picture of the year, category Documentary storie, Sweden 2014
1st prize in Picture of the year, category Feature, Sweden 2014
Rookie of the year, Picture of the year, Sweden 2014
Karlskrona Art Scholarship, 2013

2011–2014 Photojournalism, Nordens Fotoskola, Biskops-Arnö
2009 Journalism, Poppius Journalist School, Göteborg
2007-2011 Degree in Social studies, University of Social Studies, Göteborg

Women - Luleå, Sweden
Välfärdssamhället, Galleri Kontrast, Stockholm
Välfärdssamhället, Uppsala fotofestival


All images © Anna Tärnhuvud