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.
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.
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.
May 2014: ‘Dubai Villas’, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen.
March 2015: ‘Roof Knocking’, Dubai.