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Entries Tagged as 'Macro'

Macro picture of Goat Moth Larva (Cossus Cossus)

March 29th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera April 17th 2009. Click image for larger view. Here is a close up picture of a Goat Moth Larva (Cossus Cossus) that we found last spring. This larva is found in most of Norway, but not further north than Nordland county. The larva often lives in old trees with […]

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Tags: Insect · Macro · Nature

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

Picture of Yellow foot, Winter Chanterelle, Funnel Chanterelle (Cantharellus tubaeformis) – Tasty mushroom

November 11th, 2008 · 5 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera September 18th 2008. Click image for larger view. This autumn has been a really awaking for me when it comes to edible mushrooms (and toxic ones). I did not know much about mushrooms except for golden chanterelles and fly agarics. A friend wanted to learn more about mushrooms so […]

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Tags: Autumn · Forest · Fungus · Macro · Mushroom · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge

Picture of Terracotta Hedgehog (Hydnum rufescens) mushrooms – Edible tooth fungi

October 26th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera September 18th 2008. Click image for larger view. In this picture I have photographed some Terracotta hedgehog (Hydnum rufescens) mushrooms. They are closely related to the more common Hedgehog mushroom (also known as Wood hedgehog), but the Terracotta hedgehog have a more red and yellow color on the upper […]

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Tags: Fungus · Macro · Mushroom · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge

Macro picture of Meadow buttercup flower (Ranunculus acris) covered with rime frost

October 14th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera October 14th 2008. Click image for larger view. The winter is getting closer here in Norway and some nights have been below the freezing point. If you get up early before the sun starts to warm up the place you can discover that the landscape is covered with rime […]

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Tags: Autumn · Flora · Flower · Ice · Macro · Nature · Norway · Plant