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Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) in Northern Norway on New Years Eve – Natures own fireworks

January 1st, 2008 · 32 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera December 31st 2007. Click image for larger view. New Years Eve here in Northern Norway, brought some Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) for me to photograph. I prefer this kind of fireworks to the noisy man-made fireworks that last for a couple of seconds. The spots in the sky are […]

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Tags: Aurora Borealis · Boatsheds · Coast · Long exposure · Nature · Northern Lights · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Winter

Picture of rural evening scene in Northern Norway – The days are getting shorter

November 2nd, 2007 · 15 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera October 28th 2007. Click image for larger view. The days are definitely getting shorter here in Northern Norway! I took this picture 4 PM in the “evening”. I really love this scene with the combination of mountain and sea (and of course the boatsheds). A similar scene, in a […]

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Tags: Autumn · Boatsheds · Clouds · Coast · Countryside · Evening · Fjord · Landscape · Mountain · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Snow

My most popular picture on Flickr – Row of Norwegian boathouses on a winter day

August 25th, 2007 · 11 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera February 15th 2007. Click image for larger view. I really liked the rural look on this row of boathouses. The grass roof doesn’t hurt the scene with it’s old look. Boathouses like this represent the old fishing culture here in Norway in a good way. I hope people will […]

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Tags: Boatsheds · Coast · Countryside · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Snow · Winter

Photo of raven sitting on an old tiled stone roof with snow covered Norwegian mountains as background

August 22nd, 2007 · 9 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera April 23rd 2007. Click image for larger view. Back in April I found this raven sitting on the roof our boathouse. Maybe it was Hugin or Munin? Loved the way it the black raven created a contrast to the white snow-covered mountains and blue sky. The mountains you see […]

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Tags: Birds · Boatsheds · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Raven · Sky · Snow · Winter

Photo of old fishing boat against an old snow filled mountain in northern Norway

August 21st, 2007 · 8 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera January 17th 2007. Click image for larger view. This photo of an old Norwegian fishing boat was taken on the first day I owned my fine Olympus E-500 camera. I have learned a lot about photography since then, but I still like this photo. I don’t think it’s too […]

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Tags: Boats · Boatsheds · Countryside · Landscape · Mountain · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sky · Snow · Winter