Norwegian photographer Stian Andersen has been working with a-ha since 2000, and his photos have been used for cover art, promo shots, posters and more.
Stian has traveled with the band around the world and has taken many candid and behind the scenes photos, during the recording session of Foot Of The Mountain, in private planes, limousines, hotels and airports for nearly three years. These will be published in an official a-ha photobook in autumn 2011.
Stian has done more than 40 album covers for both Norwegian and international artists, and has released several photobooks. For the last 15 years, he has traveled the world to places like Papua New Guinea, Afrika, Gaza, Laos, Haiti, and the eastern block on different photo-assignments in the areas of fashion, documentary and music photography. Stian has recieved several awards for his photographic work.