A photograph by Helge Skodvin Back to photographers


Helge Skodvin
Moveable Beast


The exhibits in the Natural History Collection in Bergen, Norway are undergoing a major restoration, and will be closed for at least five years. Due to this, all the animals are being moved to a new temporary storage facility on the other side of town. Not a simple task when the animals are big and fragile. Some of the animals are out of their display cases for the first time in almost 150 years.


Born and based in Bergen, Norway, Skodvin works for magazines, newspapers, advertising agencies and publishing houses. He has won numerous awards, including the Norwegian press Picture of the Year, and also the Norwegian advertising picture of the year. He was a finalist for the 2015 Leica Oskar Barnack Award. www.helgeskodvin.no


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