Mette Lampcov is a freelance documentary photographer from Denmark, and is currently based in the greater Los Angeles area.
She studied fine art in London, England and after moving to the United States 10 years ago, studied photography and journalism at UCLA. Her personal work includes projects about violence against women around the world and undocumented migrant workers in California. She is currently concentrating on a long term project about water and climate change in California; how climate change and water affects different socioeconomic groups and the landscape surrounding them.This project is part of a 3 year mentorship with Ed Kashi and James Estrin
Her work has appeared in:
New York Times - California today- Heat wave's triple treatBuzzFeed - California's Trees Are Dying At A Catastrophic Rate
Open Society Foundation Instagram- UN violence agains women 16th Nov.
Buzzfeed- This is what it's like to live with toxic tap water in Californa.
Sydney Morning Harold - Good weekend magazine sectionPhotographers Forum Article- photography By Mette Lampcov
She is a regular contributor on @everydayclimatechnage and has exhibited with them at :
Docudays UA, International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, Kiev.
Noorderlicht Fotogalerie in Groningen- Holland
Upcoming exhibit at the Museum of Natural History in Milan. Italy- awaiting dateAnderson Ranch Aspen CO - AUG
She is fluent in Spanish, Danish and English.