Per Lindström

photographer, Sweden

Per Lindström is a photographer for daily papers like Nya Lidköpings-Tidningen and Expressen. Previously he was an editor and editor in chief at Aktuell Fotografi, the largest Swedish photomagazine at the time. He is a regular contributor to Foto, the largest Swedish photo magazine.

He has been photo editor-in-chief at Sydsvenskan in Malmö, one of the largest daily newspapers in Sweden, as well as a professor of photography and photojournalism at Mittuniversitetet in Sundsvall. He has authored several books about photography and currently works with Fotostad Landskrona, a new festival, photo-history musem and center of photography.

Lindstrom is a notorious collector of photography books and has over 8,000 books in his personal library.

World Press Photo involvement

Per Lindström

© Leif Å Andersson / Sydsvenskan

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Country:
Sweden