Photos from Northern Norway: A photo blog

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Entries from March 2008

Picture of sunset within a winter forest in Northern Norway

March 16th, 2008 · 12 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera March 14th 2008. Click image for larger view. I was walking in the forest the other day when the reflection of the sunset started to glow on the snow around me. I had to take a picture of the beautiful scene with the trees covering the sun making a […]

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Tags: Coast · Dusk · Fjord · Forest · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Reflection · Sky · Snow · Sunset · Tree · Winter

Picture of stone on the beach and incoming wave

March 14th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera March 7th 2008. Click image for larger view. If you have been following this blog you probably know that I enjoy taking photographs of the simple beauties in nature. I was walking the beach and liked the colors on the stones, seaweed and ocean so I photographed the scene […]

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Tags: Beach · Coast · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rocks · Sea Ocean · Seaweed · Shore · Waves

Close up picture of housefly (Musca domestica) on snow – First insect in Northern Norway

March 12th, 2008 · 12 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera March 10th 2008. Click image for larger view. We have had a couple of warm days here in Northern Norway and a few insects have been waking up from their hibernation. In this picture you can see a common housefly (Musca domestica) sitting on some snow. Usually these flies […]

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Tags: Fly · Insect · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Snow · Winter

Picture of lonely straw and winter mountains in Northern Norway

March 11th, 2008 · 7 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera March 7th 2008. Click image for larger view. In this picture you can see a lonely straw against some snow covered winter mountains in Northern Norway. I love the deep blue color on the sky in contrast to the white mountains. I used a low f-stop, f/2.8, to get […]

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Tags: Clouds · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Plant · Scenery · Snow · Winter

Picture of old Norwegian fishing boat decaying on land

March 9th, 2008 · 10 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera March 7th 2008. Click image for larger view. Old Norwegian fishing boats made out of wood is one of my favorite objects to photograph. In this picture you can see a fishing boat that haven’t been on the ocean for many years. It is kind of sad to see […]

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Tags: Boats · Boatsheds · Coast · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Snow · Winter