Leif Rustand, born 1953 in Brevik and currently resides in Langesund, Norway.
Leif is a valued member of Norwegian Nature Photographers. He has participated in photo competitions since early 80’s. Both national and international with good results.
He has also written articles and sold images all around Scandinavia, Europe and Asia.
Leif participated in the nordics largest nature magazine; Natur & Foto, contest of 2018 and won 1.price with ‘Best Close-up photo’.
He has had several exhibitions and participated in exhibitions hosted by Norwegian Nature Photographers. His focus lies in lighting, composition form and lines from the nature.
Leif also photographs animals and birds in their natural habitat and feels that portraying them in black and white is exciting. The difference between light, shadow and contrast is also important to Leif.
Leif works with simple compositions that highlights certain elements in the image.