I am a photographer and filmmaker with 18 year’s experience currently based between the Middle East and Europe. I work in a natural documentary style for commercial and editorial clients shooting and directing stories for brands as well as short documentaries.
Editorial clients: Monocle, Al Jazeera, The Guardian, The New York Times, Esquire, Der Spiegel, Die Zeit, Financial Times Holland, Financial Times UK and Italian Vogue.
Originally born in the mid-west, Jeff Olson moved to Manhattan to attend the School of Visual Arts. Shortly thereafter he began assisting photographers including Bruce Webber, Mario Testino and Peter Lindbergh.
Commercial clients: Bentley, Nokia, The W Hotel, Action Aid, Oxfam, Saatchi & Saatchi London, Dubai Tourism, Jumeirah, FGB, Landor, du, Emaar, Audi, JWT, HSBC, Coca-Cola and Emaar.
Exhibitions: May 2014: ‘Dubai Villas’, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen. March 2015: ‘Roof Knocking’, Dubai.