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Pictures from a day out fishing during a polar day in Northern Norway

December 25th, 2013 · Comments Off on Pictures from a day out fishing during a polar day in Northern Norway

Taken with Apple iPhone 5 camera 19th December 2013. Click image for larger view. For the first time I have gone out fishing on the sea during the polar night period in Northern Norway. And what an experience that is. Even though we got no sunlight the light can be absolutely beautiful with different colors […]

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Tags: Coast · Fish · Fishing · Fjord · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Sky · Winter

Picture of Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus) fish caught in Northern Norway

October 25th, 2011 · Comments Off on Picture of Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus) fish caught in Northern Norway

Taken with Olympus EPL-1 digital camera September 4th 2011. Click image for larger view. Here is have photographed a couple of Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus) that I caught in a net when I was visiting Northern Norway in September this year. The herring is one of the most important types of fish on the coast […]

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Tags: Fish · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge

Picture of angler fish (Lophius piscatorius) caught in herring net – also known as fishing-frog, frog-fish and sea-devil

September 5th, 2010 · 4 Comments

Taken with Apple iPhone 3GS camera August 11th 2010. Click image for larger view. Here is a picture of a fish called angler fish (Lophius piscatorius) that I caught in a herring net this summer. It was not a big fish, but the angler was a pleasant surprise as I have never caught one of […]

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Tags: Fish · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge

Pictures of a 24 kg (53 lb) big cod fished in Northern Norway

June 17th, 2008 · 41 Comments

A couple of weeks ago I caught a 24 kg (53 lb) heavy cod on a bottom-longline. This is the biggest fish I have caught in years so I was very excited when I dragged the huge fish up from the depth of the ocean. The head was so big that it alone completely filled […]

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Tags: Fish · Fishing · Norway Norwegen Norge · Spring

Picture of half eaten Rattail (Roundnose grenadier, Coryphaenoides rupestris) deep sea fish

March 3rd, 2008 · 10 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera February 28th 2008. Click image for larger view. I found this half eaten Rattail fish (probably a Roundnose grenadier, Coryphaenoides rupestris) laying in the middle of a field. I suspect that a sea eagle found the fish washed up on a beach nearby (there was sand all over the […]

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Tags: Fish · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge