Lennart Nils Durehed was born on January 2, 1950 in Gothenburg, Vastra Gotaland, Sweden. He was the son of Nils Arnold and Majken Alfrida (Johansson) Durehed.
Lennart Nils Durehed was a photographer HT-bild-Picture Agency, Gothenburg, 1970-1973. He was an assistant of the Irving Penn Studio, New York City, 1973-1976. Freelance photographer Stockholm, 1976-1977.