Saga is an Icelandic photographer and director. She started taking photographs at the age of 8 when she lived in a national park Þingvellir, stunned by the beauty of nature she wanted to capture and collect moments forever and her fascination and love with photography started. She studied photography in London and worked there for 7 years, but is currently based in Reykjavik where she works as a photographer, director and teacher of photography at Ljósmyndaskólinn.
Since graduating Saga’s commercial and editorial work has been published all around the world. As a photographer her work includes Nike Women, Topshop, Vogue, Dazed & Confused and 66NORTH to name a few. She is also signed as a director at Icelandic film company SAGA FILM. She has worked with musicians Björk, M.I.A and Patrick Wolf. In 2014 Leica chose her to exhibit along 9 other photographers in their headquarters in Wetzler, Germany in exhibition 10 x 10, and her work is included in the new Thames & Hudson book “The Future of Fashion photography”.