The first time he held a camera was as a child, and ever since it has been a part of Christian Nørgaard. Not a day goes by without a click of the shutter.
Born in Denmark, Christian Nørgaard graduated from Copenhagen Photo School and successfully finished an apprenticeship at Danish newspaper Berlingske. Afterwards, he opened his own studio in Copenhagen and started traveling around the world with his camera. His passion for photography is based on a heartfelt curiosity and desire to challenge landscapes and people with his lens.
Nørgaard´s work has been featured in magazines like National Geographic Nordic while he has also created campaigns for several global advertising agencies such as Leo Burnett and J. Walter Thompson.
Christian Nørgaard has received wide acclaim and is recognized universally as a unique image maker. Nørgaard is best known for his evocative portraits from all around the globe. In the finest documentary tradition, he captures the essence of human struggle and joy.
Photographer Christian Nørgaard is the founder of Better Moments. The leading photo workshop platform organizes high-end workshops for passionate photo enthusiasts worldwide.
Christian Nørgaard is also curator for a carefully selected group of award-winning photographers, artists and magazines, such as Steve McCurry, David Lynch, Marco Grob, Dennis Hopper, and National Geographic.