Photos from Northern Norway: A photo blog

An unique view from the Arctic

Photos from Northern Norway: A photo blog header image 4

Entries Tagged as 'Limpet'

Macro picture of common limpet (Patella vulgata) covered with barnacles (Semibalanus balanoides)

February 29th, 2008 · 10 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera February 28th 2008. Click image for larger view. In this macro picture you can see a common limpet (Patella vulgata) covered with barnacles (Semibalanus balanoides) at low tide. The limpets are snails that feed on algae living on hard rock and stones. They are able adhere themselves strongly to […]

[View the picture →]

Tags: Coast · Limpet · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean · Shells · Shore · Snail

Macro photo of limpet shell with sand

April 21st, 2007 · 9 Comments

Taken with Olympus E-500 digital camera 7th March 2007. Click image for larger view. Having a macro lens is great fun. You can find interesting things to capture everywhere. Like this small limpet shell that has wonderful colors and some pieces of sand inside of it. Information about the picture: Camera: Olympus E-500 digital single-lens […]

[View the picture →]

Tags: Coast · Limpet · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean · Shells · Shore