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Picture of my home village Laupstad in Northern Norway popular on Reddit.com

October 22nd, 2012 · 1 Comment

Taken with Olympus EPL-1 digital camera September 13th 2012. Click image for larger view. I posted a picture on the popular website reddit.com, some weeks ago, that showed the small village where I grew up. As you can see in the picture I have photographed the village up from the mountains called Kråketindene. The house […]

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Tags: Coast · Countryside · Fjord · Landscape · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean

Picture of rocks at low tide in Northern Norway

July 25th, 2012 · 1 Comment

Taken with Olympus EPL-1 digital camera August 12th 2010. Click image for larger view. Here is a picture that I photographed on a trip to Northern Norway. The tide was very low that day and this uncovered some rocks that usually is covered by the sea water. As you can see (click on the picture […]

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Tags: Nature

Macro picture of ladybug/ladybird (Coccinellidae) hunting plant lice

July 17th, 2012 · Comments Off on Macro picture of ladybug/ladybird (Coccinellidae) hunting plant lice

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera August 8th 2009. Click image for larger view. I came across this ladybug (or ladybird as it is known in some parts of the world) (Coccinellidae) while I was out photographing. As I looked closer I noticed that the beetle was hunting some plant lice. The lice was feeding […]

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Tags: Insect · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge

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

Close up picture of viviparous lizard / common lizard (Zootoca vivipara)

May 4th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera April 18th 2011. Click image for larger view. The viviparous lizard (Zootoca vivipara) is the only lizard that lives in Norway. It is also known as common lizard and can be found in large parts of Norway. I’ve never seen lizards in Northern Norway, but they are found in […]

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Tags: Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge