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Audun Rikardsen

Audun is a product of the 1968 generation and he lives in Tromsø, Northern Norway. He is originally from Steigen in Nordland. Audun work as a full time Professor in freshwater and marine biology at the Universiy of Tromsø. Scientific Advisor at the Norwegian Institute for Nature Research. Professional Nature photographer since 2012

Interests: Photography, skiing, hiking, hunting, boating, fishing, traveling (and more). Audun is known for is great creativity in photography and field work.

Official Canon Nordic Photographer, Ambassador for Stavanger foto, and member of Norske Naturfotografer (Norwegian Nature Photographers). During the last years Audun have won and had several highly commended pictures in the worlds most renowned photography contests. His images are widely published.

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