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Entries from June 2007

Photo of a Norwegian fjord and mountain photographed from up in the mountains

June 29th, 2007 · 8 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on June 27th 2007. Click image for larger view. Went for a walk a up in the mountains and this is the view I got when I turned around. It was very steep so had a hard time standing and photographing. The fjord is called “Vågsfjorden”. The mountain is […]

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Tags: Clouds · Coast · Fjord · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Summer

Macro photo of a dance fly couple mating and eating a fly

June 28th, 2007 · 15 Comments

This is a horror story from my garden! I was walking around enjoying the nice weather and then I noticed some weird looking large flies. After closer inspection it wasn’t just one fly, it was three! Two dance flies were mating and consuming a fly. So I had to document it with my camera and […]

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Tags: Dance fly · Fly · Insect · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Summer

Photo from a warm day on the coast in northern Norway

June 24th, 2007 · 21 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on June 22nd 2007. Click image for larger view. What beautiful and warm day here at the coast in northern Norway. I really like it when it’s 20C and slightly overcast. Anything warmer get to hot for my arctic body Here I’m crawling between pebbles trying to make a […]

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Tags: Clouds · Coast · Evening · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Summer · Sunset

Macro photo of hoverfly on dandelion flower

June 23rd, 2007 · 9 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on June 21st, 2007. Click image for larger view. This is a hoverfly (Syrphidae), also know as flower flies, that are feeding on a dandelion flower. I have been trying to figure out what kind of species it is and I believe it is a Leucozona lucorum. From the […]

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Tags: Flower · flower fly · Hoverfly · Insect · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Summer

Photo of Norwegian winter landscape in January

June 21st, 2007 · 16 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on January 30th 2007. Click image for larger view. This was shot back in January when I had just got my DSLR camera and had no idea about what I was doing. I quite like the “postcard” feeling to it. This house is placed directly below a mountain called […]

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Tags: Countryside · Landscape · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Scenery · Snow