Kimmo Metsäranta is a talented photographer and filmmaker from Finland doing both artistic and commercial work. His work has been widely shown in exhibitions in Finland and abroad. He has also been nominated for several awards including twice for the Fotofinlandia and his directional debut, a film for the Parliament of Finland won a silver award in World Media Festival in Hamburg. In 2015 he was nominated for the Sony World Photography Award.

Kimmo has done projects for numerous clients and magazines, including Fazer, Hewlett-Packard, Ray, Parliament of Finland, Solar Films, REVS and Vice magazine. He has an M.A. from Aalto University, Helsinki.