Karina Twiss


Other credits: Director

Based In

  • London


Nationality: Norway
Born in Norway, Karina grew up close to nature, inspiring her early passion for photography. After completing a degree in photography she moved to London working as Sølve Sundsbø’s 1st assistant for four years.

Her work showcases a playful and spontaneous portrayal of subjects. Through sophisticated lighting and strong technical ability she creates expressive settings that illuminate modern-day beauty.

Karina has directed short films for Cacharel, Net a Porter, Space NK, Westfield, The Body Shop and Ashish. She has shot and directed for publications such as Dazed and Confused, Wonderland, Elle, Lampoon, Hunger, and Madame Figaro.

Splitting her time between London and Paris she travels frequently in particular South-East Asia where she has an on-going series of personal portraiture and landscape projects.


Neck beauty
Madame Figaro (Editorial)
published: May 2020
Luxes d'hiver
Madame Figaro (Editorial)
published: January 2020
Cacharel (Advertising)
published: 12/01/2019
credits: Director
director: Karina Twiss
Madame Figaro November 2019 Cover Jewelr...
Madame Figaro (Magazine Cover)
published: November 2019
THE NATURALIST for Twenty6 Magazine
Various Editorials (Editorial)
published: May 2019
Summer Vibes
Madame Figaro (Editorial)
published: April 2019
Culture Surf
Madame Figaro (Editorial)
published: March 2019
Warehouse x Ashish
Warehouse (Advertising)
published: December 2018
credits: Director, Photographer
director: Karina Twiss
Indispensables de la saison
Madame Figaro (Editorial)
published: October 2018
La femme d'argent
Madame Figaro (Editorial)
published: September 2018

Official web site:


Web and social links

Login required

    Please login or register to use lists:

  • View a custom newsfeed of your favorite artists and models
  • Collaborate on lists with other users
  • pro Get notified when people on your lists are updated