‘Edge’ by Mikko Lagerstedt

The photographer’s latest project, aptly titled “Edge”, features a series of haunting pictures of the brilliant night time sky contrasted above faintly lit landscapes.
(Photo by Mikko Lagerstedt)

Mikko Lagerstedt is a brilliant self-taught photographer from Finland.

Lagerstedt’s images seemingly connect far-off, untouchable galaxies with mystical-looking Finnish landscapes.
(Photo by Mikko Lagerstedt)
“I want to send the picture viewer a feeling of what I felt at the time I took the picture,” he says. “It’s the most important thing in my photos.”
(Photo by Mikko Lagerstedt)
The subtle lighting in Lagerstedt’s photographs gives them a haunting feel.
(Photo by Mikko Lagerstedt)
A big, starry sky looms above a rocky coastline. Distant stars illuminate and reflect off a shimmering coastal landscape.
(Photo by Mikko Lagerstedt)