Petter Hegre studied at the Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara, California. From there he moved to New York and worked for Richard Avedon for a period of one year before he returned to Europe. While not traveling the corners of the globe, he is today based in Barcelona, Spain.
As the pioneer of a more natural and intimate photographic style described as ‘The New Nude’, Petter Hegre has been acknowledged as a new force and major influence on contemporary nude photography.
Hegre-Art.com, showcasing the personal works of award winning photographer Petter Hegre, is the highest ranked fine art nude photography site in the world.
Petter Hegre was voted Photographer of the Year at the Erotic Oscars in London.
Petter Hegre has published 5 books of nudes and exhibited internationally.