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Entries from January 2009

Picture of winter birch trees and evening sky on Nesodden, Norway

January 30th, 2009 · 16 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera January 26th 2009. Click image for larger view. We have had a lot of gray weather lately so there hasn’t been many photo opportunities, but the other day there was some colored clouds in the sky in the evening. I had to take out the camera and photograph these […]

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Tags: Clouds · Countryside · Landscape · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sky · Snow · Tree · Winter

Picture of decaying tractor covered with snow – 40 cm snowfall in one day in Norway

January 21st, 2009 · 9 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera January 19th 2009. Click image for larger view. We had a crazy snowfall here in southeastern Norway a few days ago. During a few hours the sky sent 40-50 cm down upon us. The media reported about tons of cards ending up outside of the road because the roads […]

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Tags: Norway Norwegen Norge · Snow · Winter

Picture of Red Banded Polypore mushroom (Fomitopsis pinicola) on Norway spruce tree

January 15th, 2009 · 11 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera January 1st 2009. Click image for larger view. Here I have photographed a Red Banded Polypore mushroom (Fomitopsis pinicola) growing on a dead Norway spruce trunk. The colored bands around the mushroom made me stop and take a better look. The bands are really beautiful, aren’t they? Also notice […]

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Tags: Fungus · Mushroom · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge

Macro photo of big ice crystal – Cold period in southeastern Norway

January 10th, 2009 · 29 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera January 5th 2009. Click image for larger view. We have had a very cold period here in the southeastern part of Norway with temperatures down to -18C (-0.4F) and the cold weather created tons of beautiful ice crystals. Here I have photographed a big one that the sun shone […]

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Tags: Ice · Macro · Norway Norwegen Norge · Snow · Winter

Photo of broken Norwegian Spruce tree in a dark winter forest

January 4th, 2009 · 7 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera January 1st 2009. Click image for larger view. When I was walking in the forest I came across a Norwegian Spruce (Picea abies) tree that was broken and I liked the view with the trunk looking at the fallen tree. It seems like a strong wind had passed through […]

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Tags: Forest · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Tree · Winter