Published in Docu Book Vol 4.
Best of Documentary & Street Photography
ISSN: 2814-9033
Digital publication (ebook)

Interview & Photographs: 

Henrik Bentsen

Tell about yourself a little bit… How did you become a photographer?

My name is Henrik. I had a work injury in 2012, that resulted in chronic pain. I then lost my job, became an early pensionist, lost my dad to cancer and my best friend from a suicide. My family and my camera saved me. From being active, to letting the pain rule my life. I took my camera, night or day, and filled my days with the magic of photography. I never gave up on hope and love, and that brought me to wonderful Spain.

What has been the biggest lesson you have learned as a photographer?

Opportunity is freedom. No matter the weather, good or bad days, a camera will always…