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Entries from August 2007

Close up picture of ripe cherries – they are edible in northern Norway!

August 30th, 2007 · 7 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on August 27th, 2007. Click picture for larger view. I planted a cherry tree this spring and now my first ever berries are ripe. I’m kind of amazed that they would become edible so far north and let me tell you that they taste great 🙂 Not many berries […]

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Tags: Berry · Cherry · Clouds · Flora · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Plant · Sky

First snow in the mountains – autumn soon to come in northern Norway

August 29th, 2007 · 19 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera August 29th 2007. Click image for larger view. I woke up today to snow covering the mountain peaks. It is a sign that autumn will soon be coming here in northern Norway, but it makes a pretty picture don’t you think? The mountain peaks are 1000 meters above the […]

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Tags: Autumn · Beach · Clouds · Coast · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Snow

Photo of a red sunset where the sun disappears in the ocean

August 28th, 2007 · 13 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera April 8th 2007. Click image for larger view. This sunset was incredible red and I just had to take a photo of the moment the sun disappeared in the ocean. It is at times like this I enjoy living in northern Norway. A bit earlier that day I photographed […]

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Tags: Clouds · Evening · Fjord · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Sunset

Macro photo of Yellow Loosestrife flowers – Lysimachia punctata

August 27th, 2007 · 2 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on August 8th, 2007. Click picture for larger view. These flowers are called Yellow Loosestrife (Lysimachia punctata) and they flower late in the summer. I photographed the flowers in my grand mothers garden where I find lots of interesting stuff to take photos of. Information about the picture: Camera: […]

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Tags: Flora · Flower · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Plant · Summer · Yellow Loosestrife

Close up photo documenting life on the coast – snails and algae

August 26th, 2007 · 6 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on August 26th, 2007. Click picture for larger view. I really enjoy walking the coast and observe all the life living amongst the rocks, pebbles, sand and seaweed. My macro lens is a perfect tool to take photos of all this wonderful life. Here you can see some snails […]

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Tags: Algea · Beach · Coast · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Seaweed · Shore · Snail