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Entries from September 2007

Photo of White Wagtail (Motacilla alba) – A sure sign of spring and autumn in northern Norway

September 30th, 2007 · 6 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on May 11th 2007. Click image for larger view. The white wagtail (Motacilla alba) is a sure sign that the spring has come to northern Norway. It is one of the last birds that come flying back from their winter “holiday” in Africa. The white wagtail is also one […]

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Tags: Birds · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · White Wagtail · Wildlife

Picture of rowboat and beautiful sunset in northern Norway

September 27th, 2007 · 19 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on July 30th 2007. Click image for larger view. I took this picture of the beautiful sunset back in July when the weather was warmer here in northern Norway. Been very chilly here lately so I wanted to see a reminder of warmer times 🙂 Notice the tern that […]

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Tags: Boats · Coast · Evening · Landscape · Midnight Sun · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Summer · Sunset

Picture from trip on the ocean – Autumn scenery in northern Norway

September 26th, 2007 · 10 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera September 22nd 2007. Click image for larger view. Another photo from my fishing trip this weekend. I love the contrast between the white snow covered mountains peaks and the autumn-colored forest you can see in this picture. The calm ocean and the somewhat dramatic clouds are also nice. The […]

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Tags: Autumn · Boats · Clouds · Coast · Fishing · Fjord · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Snow

Wordless Wednesday

September 25th, 2007 · 22 Comments

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Tags: Norway Norwegen Norge · Seagull · Wordless Wednesday

Macro photo of Sundew (Drosera anglica) – A carnivore plant

September 24th, 2007 · 8 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera July 4th 2007. Click image for larger view. In this macro photo you see the carnivorous plant sundew. This specific specie is known as Great sundew or English sundew (Drosera anglica). The sundew plants catch and eat insects to supplement their diet. The sticky drops on the leaves attract […]

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Tags: Flora · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Plant · Sundew