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Picture of Elephant Hawk-moth (Deilephila elpenor) photographed in Oslo

August 2nd, 2012 · Comments Off on Picture of Elephant Hawk-moth (Deilephila elpenor) photographed in Oslo

Taken with Apple iPhone 3GS phone camera July 10th 2012. Click image for larger view. Walking home from work I came across this colorful moth laying on the street. I have seen a moth like this before so I had to do some researching to figure out what kind it was. Unfortunately the moth was […]

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Tags: Insect · Norway · Norway Norwegen Norge

Picture of old snail shell on withered thistle

November 21st, 2010 · Comments Off on Picture of old snail shell on withered thistle

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera September 6th 2010. Click image for larger view. If you pay attention to the nature around you you can find beautiful things everywhere. Here I have photographed an old snail house sitting on a withered thistle. The snail seems to have crawled up the thistle stem and died there. […]

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Tags: Nature · Norway · Norway Norwegen Norge · Shells · Snail

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

Pictures of Golden chanterelle (Cantharellus cibarius) – Our most delicious mushroom

October 1st, 2008 · 13 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera September 18th 2008. Click image for larger view. Here I have photographed some delicious Golden chanterelles (Cantharellus cibarius). They are the most well known edible mushroom here in Norway and is probably the most exclusive mushroom too. You can use Golden chanterelles in a lot of different dishes, but […]

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Tags: Autumn · Fungus · Macro · Mushroom · Nature · Norway