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Entries from October 2008

Picture of Terracotta Hedgehog (Hydnum rufescens) mushrooms – Edible tooth fungi

October 26th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera September 18th 2008. Click image for larger view. In this picture I have photographed some Terracotta hedgehog (Hydnum rufescens) mushrooms. They are closely related to the more common Hedgehog mushroom (also known as Wood hedgehog), but the Terracotta hedgehog have a more red and yellow color on the upper […]

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Tags: Fungus · Macro · Mushroom · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge

Picture of forest in autumn colors – Ground covered with leaves

October 20th, 2008 · 16 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera October 19th 2008. Click image for larger view. Autumn brings us some fantastic colors to photograph. Here is a picture from a walk I had in the forest yesterday. Some places the forest the ground was completely covered with yellow leaves. It was so beautiful and of course I […]

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Tags: Autumn · Forest · Leaf · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Plant · Tree

Picture of moon rising over treetops and shining clouds in Southern Norway

October 18th, 2008 · 8 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera October 16th 2008. Click image for larger view. The last few nights has seen more or less clear skies and since the moon was just full I had to step outside to take this picture of the moon rising above some treetops. I like the mystic feeling in this […]

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Tags: Clouds · Moon · Nature · Night · Sky · Tree

Macro picture of Meadow buttercup flower (Ranunculus acris) covered with rime frost

October 14th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera October 14th 2008. Click image for larger view. The winter is getting closer here in Norway and some nights have been below the freezing point. If you get up early before the sun starts to warm up the place you can discover that the landscape is covered with rime […]

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Tags: Autumn · Flora · Flower · Ice · Macro · Nature · Norway · Plant

Pictures of Golden chanterelle (Cantharellus cibarius) – Our most delicious mushroom

October 1st, 2008 · 13 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera September 18th 2008. Click image for larger view. Here I have photographed some delicious Golden chanterelles (Cantharellus cibarius). They are the most well known edible mushroom here in Norway and is probably the most exclusive mushroom too. You can use Golden chanterelles in a lot of different dishes, but […]

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Tags: Autumn · Fungus · Macro · Mushroom · Nature · Norway