Frank af Petersens


2017 Congo-3077
2017 Congo-3151

Photos of FaP by Felix Oppenheim, Michael Tjelder, James Hone

Frank af Petersens is a professional art and documentary photographer. He is represented in private and corporate art collections in Sweden, the United States, Great Britain, Switzerland, Russia, Norway, Spain, Italy, Kenya and China.


Born in Sweden, Frank af Petersens has travelled extensively in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. He has lived for three years in Somalia, three years in Afghanistan, extended periods over a total of six years in Yemen and Libya, as well as five years in France.


Since 2008, Frank af Petersens has worked as a volunteer photographer for Wildhood Foundation, Elephant Crisis Fund, Save The Elephants, Wildlife Conservation Network and African Parks in support of their programs to stop elephant and rhino poaching in Africa. He has donated images to several other conservation organizations, including Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, Tsavo Trust, International Anti Poaching Foundation, The Thin Green Line Foundation, The Perfect World Foundation, and Save The Rhino International for awareness and fundraising campaigns.


In 2018, Frank af Petersens was awarded a grant by HM King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden in recognition of his work to preserve Africa's wildlife.


For more information on upcoming exhibitions and limited edition prints available for purchase, please contact info@frankafpetersens.com




Green Hotel, Tällberg, Sweden

Rialto, Palma de Mallorca

Skaj, Stockholm

Köln, Germany

Rialto, Palma de Mallorca

ArtExpo New York

Rialto, Palma de Mallorca

Skaj, Stockholm

Ovesholms Slott, Kristianstad, Sweden

Gallery 169, Los Angeles

Nextport, Stockholm

Skaj, Stockholm

Galleri Arkiv 8, Göteborg

Save The Rhino Fundraising Gala, Göteborg

Galleri Arkiv 8, Båstad, Sweden

Fotografiens Hus, Oslo

Ekerum Konsthall, Öland, Sweden

Elephant Crisis Fund Gala, Los Angeles

ArtPhotoCollection, Göteborg

Bokmässan, Göteborg

Slussen, Orust, Sweden

Jord, Lysekil, Sweden

Galleri Äpplet Macforum, Göteborg

AAF, Milano

Liljevalchs Vårsalong, Stockholm

Galleri Eklund, Stockholm

City Art Link, Linköping, Sweden

Carnegie, Stockholm

KonstnärsBaren, Stockholm

Höganäs Museum och Konsthall, Sweden

Widforss, Stockholm

Frennegalleriet, Torekov, Sweden

Fållnäs Konsthall, Sorunda, Sweden

Galleri Ljusdesign, Stockholm

Boklunden, Stockholm

Scandinavian Photo, Stockholm



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