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Picture of field full of dandelion flowers and a red boatshed in Northern Norway

June 9th, 2008 · 18 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera June 8th 2008. Click image for larger view. I love the short period when every dandelion plant seems to flower at the exact same time. A field full of yellow flowers on a sunny day is a beautiful sight so I could not resist taking out the camera to […]

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Tags: Boatsheds · Clouds · Coast · Countryside · Flora · Flower · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Plant · Rural · Shore · Sky · Snow · Spring

Picture of barn in Northern Norway against a stormy ocean

February 13th, 2008 · 13 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera February 13th 2008. Click image for larger view. We had some extreme winds today with speeds between 55 and 60 MPH (25m/s). In this picture you can see the view from my bedroom window with the raging ocean behind the old barn. 10 minutes later I was not able […]

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Tags: Barn · Clouds · Coast · Landscape · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Snow · Storm · Winter

Black and white picture of rural scenery in Northern Norway – The house I grew up in

February 12th, 2008 · 11 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera January 31st 2008. Click image for larger view. In this black and white picture you can see the house that I grew up in. It is located at the tip of a small headland called Laupstad, one of the most idyllic places in Northern Norway (in my humble opinion). […]

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Tags: Black & White · Clouds · Coast · Countryside · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Snow · Winter

Picture of rural evening scene in Northern Norway – The days are getting shorter

November 2nd, 2007 · 15 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera October 28th 2007. Click image for larger view. The days are definitely getting shorter here in Northern Norway! I took this picture 4 PM in the “evening”. I really love this scene with the combination of mountain and sea (and of course the boatsheds). A similar scene, in a […]

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Tags: Autumn · Boatsheds · Clouds · Coast · Countryside · Evening · Fjord · Landscape · Mountain · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Snow

First snow in the mountains – autumn soon to come in northern Norway

August 29th, 2007 · 19 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera August 29th 2007. Click image for larger view. I woke up today to snow covering the mountain peaks. It is a sign that autumn will soon be coming here in northern Norway, but it makes a pretty picture don’t you think? The mountain peaks are 1000 meters above the […]

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Tags: Autumn · Beach · Clouds · Coast · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Snow