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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 midnight fishing in Nordmarka – Oslo

April 2nd, 2012 · 1 Comment

Taken with Olympus EPL-1 digital camera July 29th 2011. Click image for larger view. Nordmarka outside Oslo is a great place for outdoor activities. Last year I went on an open-air camping trip during the summer and in this picture we were out fishing for trout around midnight. We did not catch much fish, but […]

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Tags: Fishing · Oslo

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 sjark fishing boat sailing in evening scenery in Northern Norway

March 4th, 2008 · 6 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera March 4th 2008. Click image for larger view. In this picture you can see a small fishing boat that is called “sjark” in Norwegian, sailing on the fjord. These small fishing boats are very typical for the fisheries on the coast in Northern Norway and I’m hoping that some […]

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Tags: Boats · Clouds · Coast · Dusk · Evening · Fishing · Fjord · Landscape · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Seagull · Shore · Sky · Snow · Sunset · Winter

Close up photos of an Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) – My favorite fish

December 21st, 2007 · 20 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera June 10th 2007. Click image for larger view. In this picture you can see a close up shot of an Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) that I fished earlier this year. This fish is so tasteful that my mouth waters just by writing this and despite it looks, its my […]

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Tags: Fish · Fishing · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge