Living in Malmö in the south of Sweden. Enjoys photography, design, music, movies, travel and a lot more. Former sports photographer, pictures from that period are visible in my photostream, and I now work as an IT-professional. My main purpose of using the Flickr services is to make an independent backup of all my digital photos. After doing so I found out what an excellent way this is to share my photos to a wider audience. In my opinion this is by far the best photo service on the planet. Thank you Flickr.

 

“Available light is any damn light that is available!” - W. Eugene Smith

  

Gear:

 

Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Fujifilm X-E2

Fujifilm X-T1

Fujifilm X-T3

Apple iPhone Xs

Canon EF 17-40mm/4L USM

Canon EF 40mm/2.8 STM

Canon EF 28-80mm/2,8-4L USM

Canon EF 50mm/2,5 Macro

Canon EF 85mm/1,8 USM

Fujifilm 35mm f/1.4 XF R

Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM OIS

Samyang 8mm f/2.8 Fisheye II

Canon Speedlite 430EX II flash

Canon Speedlite 430EZ flash

Manfrotto tripod

Gorillapod tripod

Domke F-2 Camera Bag

Domke F-6 Ruggedwear Bag

Lowepro CompuTrekker AW backpack

Cactus Wireless Flash Trigger V4

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  • JoinedAugust 2006
  • OccupationIT Professional
  • HometownMalmö
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Håkan is an amazing photographer. I look at his stream and I get so impressed how such simple objects can became such fantastic photos. He is very talented photographer who has a great eye for nice shots. It is such a joy to look at his photostream. Keep it up!

March 19, 2011

Håkan är en synnerligen kompetent fotograf som jag haft privilegiet att lära känna lite mer än via hans publika bilder. Jättesvårt att skriva ett omdöme utan att det blir klichéartat och allmänt ytligt. Det jag gillar med Håkans fotograferande är det okomplicerade sättet bilderna blir till. Håkans sätt att dokumentera… Read more

Håkan är en synnerligen kompetent fotograf som jag haft privilegiet att lära känna lite mer än via hans publika bilder. Jättesvårt att skriva ett omdöme utan att det blir klichéartat och allmänt ytligt. Det jag gillar med Håkans fotograferande är det okomplicerade sättet bilderna blir till. Håkans sätt att dokumentera vardagliga företeelser så som en promenad med hunden, en utflykt till den lokala parken, mm, visar hans brillianta förmåga att med kameran göra bildlyrik av vardagsprosa. En annan egenskap jag uppskattar mycket hos denne unge Skånske fotograf är hans ödmjukhet och vilja att hjälpa de av oss som efterfrågar hans expertis. Han är en sann ambassadör för fotokonsten och det är en stor glädje och ett privilegium för mig att ha Håkan i min vänskapskrets.

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January 31, 2011

Håkan is great photographer. He has a ability to capture everyday items and make them exciting! He also has a excellent set of photos of his dog Lukas that look amazing. Thanks to his wide choice of subjects his pictures are constantly being published in various form of media and he is also successful in selling his… Read more

Håkan is great photographer. He has a ability to capture everyday items and make them exciting! He also has a excellent set of photos of his dog Lukas that look amazing. Thanks to his wide choice of subjects his pictures are constantly being published in various form of media and he is also successful in selling his photos to microstock sites. Håkan photostream is a must follow if you want to see great photos!

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September 18, 2010

Håkan är en otroligt duktig fotograf, med känsla för detaljer, mönster och symmetri. Han får de mest vardaliga saker att bli intressanta objekt genom linsen, och jag är glad att ha honom i min digitala närhet.

August 21, 2010
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Håkan Dahlström is a higly creative Swedish photographer. I value his photos, his photo stream on Flickr and his personal qualities. Håkan is a photographer that can make objects that some of us find mundane, look magnificent. He does that with a click on his camera, the right angle, and with perfect camera setting… Read more

Håkan Dahlström is a higly creative Swedish photographer. I value his photos, his photo stream on Flickr and his personal qualities. Håkan is a photographer that can make objects that some of us find mundane, look magnificent. He does that with a click on his camera, the right angle, and with perfect camera settings at exactly the right time. Not many photographers can do that, and that is what makes the photos from Håkan so special. Håkan is also proof that you don't need to travel the world around to get the best photos. His photos are mostly take just around the corner from where he live. If you want to feast your eyes on some magnificent and delicious photos, take a look at Håkans photo stream. It will inspire you to try and do the same. I know they have inspired me :)

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August 7, 2009

Honest, insightful, talented and generous. What you want to see in a creative Photographer.

April 2, 2009

Every time I take a look at my contacts photostream, I can always tell which shots are from Håkan. A really unique viewpoint, challenging conventions and stirring emotions. Thanks for sharing Håkan.

January 17, 2009

My good friend Håkan is a great inspiration to me. He is a skilled photographer with an eye for form and shape. His photos show what a creative and artistic guy he is. Håkan also happens to be a bit of my mentor advising me on things like photographing techniques, post processing, photo gear and workflow. For this I'm … Read more

My good friend Håkan is a great inspiration to me. He is a skilled photographer with an eye for form and shape. His photos show what a creative and artistic guy he is. Håkan also happens to be a bit of my mentor advising me on things like photographing techniques, post processing, photo gear and workflow. For this I'm very grateful and I consider myself lucky having such a professional as my friend. Håkan is an active commenter here on Flickr which helps me and other people becoming a better photographer. Thank you!

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June 15, 2008

Browsing through Håkan's photostream is always a pleasant experience. I especially enjoy his wide angle work, he is also really good at spotting things at interesting angles and making interesting photos. Always enjoy reading his comments that are always honest and helpful. Glad to have him on my list of friends

June 13, 2008
FreakyLeo says:

Håkan is an excellent photographer and an active flickr:ite. He's an admin of my favorite group and does a great job taking care of the group. With a firm hand he guides us but still sees to it that there is room for discussion. His pictures are great and are often experimental. Håkan likes to experiment with light, an… Read more

Håkan is an excellent photographer and an active flickr:ite. He's an admin of my favorite group and does a great job taking care of the group. With a firm hand he guides us but still sees to it that there is room for discussion. His pictures are great and are often experimental. Håkan likes to experiment with light, angles, HDR and small details. He has a nice mix of experimental pictures and documentary pictures wich makes his photostream a joy to browse through.

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February 19, 2008

Hakan! Always interesting, and willing to get the best of his work! An excellent photographer and a helpful friend. He never fails to comment on your photos. Hakan, you and Your picks are great!

January 20, 2008
Mimsan says:

Hakan has a controlled and sharp style in photography. His knowledge is wide and I am happy to be in his presence.

January 13, 2008

A very cool friend, has a lovely eye for photogrsphy. His is stream is full of wonderful shots which depict true nature. I love his Explore set, it contains really stunning work. I always look forward to seeing his pictures. I wish him happiness and best wishes for future. Waiting for lot of more stunning s… Read more

A very cool friend, has a lovely eye for photogrsphy. His is stream is full of wonderful shots which depict true nature. I love his Explore set, it contains really stunning work. I always look forward to seeing his pictures. I wish him happiness and best wishes for future. Waiting for lot of more stunning shots.........!!!

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January 13, 2008