Photographic Art

Beata Rydén is a photographic artist from Sweden that creates dreamy, surrealistic and imaginative pictures. Choose project to see more images.

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Book Book

Clouds and Above  is a small, square book filled with Beata Rydén´s most dreamy, poetic and imaginative images. The book has a light blue softcover and is printed on pearl photo paper. This is a book for anyone who wants to feel inspired, keep dreaming and embrace the power of imagination and creativity. See a preview of the […]

Fine Art Prints Fine Art Prints

  You can buy art from Beata Rydén as Limited Edition Prints, signed and numbered by the artist. The prints are produced with archival ink on Fine Art paper. Fill in the contact form to get in touch, or send an email: info[a]beataryden.com  

About Beata About Beata

Beata Rydén is a photographic artist that was born in june of 1985 in Gothenburg, the next biggest town in Sweden. She graduated as a Cultural Project Manager in 2010, after studying both Film and Cultural Science for 1,5 years. Since then she has been studying Photography full-time for three years (2012-2015). With the art of […]

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14 april

Behind the scenes and speed edit of a staged self portrait

Behind the scenes and speed edit of a staged self portrait

I made a behind the scenes video for my self portait ”Imagine a bird”. This is the final image. I also used some yarn, but as you can see in the movie I decided to make the image without it. First test shoot!

25 mars

Step by step images from ”To the moon and back”

Step by step images from ”To the moon and back”

A step by step guide from my creation of ”To the moon and back”. It was a magical evening with beautiful light, and me and my mother (to the left in the picture) ran over the field, while I used my remote to take pictures. I didn´t know what we were running towards, but later […]

22 mars

Behind the scenes movie

Behind the scenes movie

Here is a little movie from a beautiful day of shooting. This day I went out in the forest, location scouting and shooting a staged self portrait. I used some baby powder to create a smoky effect in the image. The images you see in the end are unedited images. Music “Muscle memory” by Myndra […]

17 mars

New exhibition at Scandinavian Photo in Bankeryd

New exhibition at Scandinavian Photo in Bankeryd

I am exhibiting together with Victoria Söderström at Scandinavian Photo in Bankeryd, Sweden. The name of the exhibition is ”Petrichor (n.)- the smell of earth after rain”. Here are some images from the whole exhibition! The exhibition will go on until 31/3 2017 at Scandinavian Photo in Bankeryd.

6 mars

A film from making ”Serenade for solitude”

A film from making ”Serenade for solitude”

I made a small behind-the-scenes film from the making of my image Serenade for solitude that you can see below. You can also subscribe to my Youtube channel to see more videos! I took several test shots before taking the real picture. Trying with different costumes! This is the place where I ended up taking […]

17 november

Home from the Stockholm Photo Fair

Home from the Stockholm Photo Fair

I have been away during the weekend to exhibit together with Victoria Söderström at the Stockholm Photo Fair. It was an amazing experience, both to see our beautiful exhibition and to hold two inspirational speeches for the fairs´visitors. Me and Victoria decided to hang all the images mixed as one big show, without our names […]

16 mars

Glass cover in snow

Glass cover in snow

When we had lots of show in Gothenburg I went out to take some self portraits with a glass cover. It was all very spontaneous. I brought the glass cover and thought about some ideas while dressing in black. My mom was supposed to come for coffee but instead she got to be my assistant […]

15 mars

Images from 2015

Images from 2015

Last year I felt quite unproductive, but as I look back, I discover that I have created at least 26 images, and this makes me feel so proud! Though it has been a chaotic year for me, I have managed to hold on to what is most important to me: photography. When I create, I […]

13 februari

The Sleep Project

The Sleep Project

Images for my series The Sleep Project, shot on Iceland!

14 oktober

Speed Edit Video

Speed Edit Video

I´m so happy for my first Speed Edit video for my image Warrior. I love these kind of videos myself, so I felt that it was time for me to start making my own videos! Watch it below (and choose the best quality)   Final image on my Flickr. Go to my You Tube channel […]