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Video of Killer Whales (Orca) hunting herring close to shore at Hamn in Senja, Northern Norway

December 26th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Here is a video of a pack (or packs) of Killer whales (Orcinus orca) hunting fish extremely close to the shore at Senja in Northern Norway. We saw 25 whales or more in this small cove, and they were all hunting herring. The next day we even saw a few Killer whales that almost stranded […]

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Tags: Birds · Coast · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean · Seagull · Senja · Winter

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

Photo of White-tailed Eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) catching a fish – captured with iPhone 5 camera

September 26th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Taken with Apple iPhone 5 camera 26th September 2013. Click image for larger view. Today when I was out fishing I got a visit from a couple of white-tailed eagles (Haliaeetus albicilla). I had thrown a small fish overboard that they really wanted to catch. In the picture above you can see the majestic bird […]

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Tags: Birds · Clouds · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean · Sky

The view from my bedroom in Northern Norway – 19th of May 2013

May 21st, 2013 · 3 Comments

Taken with Olympus EPL-1 digital camera September 19th May 2013. Click image for larger view. I went for a spring trip to Northern Norway this year, and oh my did it pay off. The weather has been fantastic with temperatures well above 20 degree Celsius, something that is unusual this early in the year. In […]

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Tags: Clouds · Coast · Landscape · Midnight Sun · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean · Sky

Picture from the darkest day in Northern Norway 21st of December 2012

December 25th, 2012 · Comments Off on Picture from the darkest day in Northern Norway 21st of December 2012

Taken with Olympus EPL-1 digital camera September 21st December 2012. Click image for larger view. I had the pleasure of visiting my home place during the darkest days of this winter. Since we had clear weather it was not really dark at all in the middle of the day. Quite the opposite as the sky […]

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Tags: Mountain · Nature · Norway · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sky · Winter