Jesper Norgaard lives and works in both New York City and Los Angeles where the diverse urban cultures fuel his passion for storytelling through photography. A keen observer of people and environments, his work reflects the direct authenticity of his subjects while layering the richness of the world around them. He loves shooting portraits and working with people to discover their personalities and to distill that in his images.
Jesper graduated from the Copenhagen School of Photography in Denmark, where he lived until he was 22. He then spent several years assisting many of the top photographers in New York and traveled the world until breaking out on his own. His work has appeared in advertising and editorials for clients such as Nike, Reebok, Red Stripe, Vanity Fair and Time Magazine.