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My most popular picture on Flickr – Row of Norwegian boathouses on a winter day

August 25th, 2007 · 11 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera February 15th 2007. Click image for larger view. I really liked the rural look on this row of boathouses. The grass roof doesn’t hurt the scene with it’s old look. Boathouses like this represent the old fishing culture here in Norway in a good way. I hope people will […]

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Tags: Boatsheds · Coast · Countryside · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Snow · Winter

Photo of an old fishing boat being lightened by a red sunset against a magnificent mountain

August 13th, 2007 · 6 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on August 8th 2007. Click image for larger view. I found this old fishing boat when I was out photo walking on the beach. The sunsets are coming earlier now and this picture was taken at 9 PM. If you look closer at the old boat you can the […]

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Tags: Boats · Boatsheds · Clouds · Coast · Countryside · Mountain · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Scenery · Sky · Snow · Summer · Sunset

Photo from the beach at midnight in northern Norway

July 17th, 2007 · 17 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on July 11th, 2007. Click image for larger view. I love walking the beach at midnight when it is summer. Everything is calm and all you can hear is the sound of the nature; sea gulls crying, waves rolling the beach and the sound of your feet walking the […]

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Tags: Beach · Boatsheds · Clouds · Coast · Countryside · Fjord · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Sea Ocean · Summer

Photo of a boatshed against a blue summer sky with some beautiful clouds

July 13th, 2007 · 19 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on July 12th, 2007. Click image for larger view. I really liked the clouds on the blue sky today. It’s the way I remember the summer days in northern Norway from when I was a kid. Thankfully some things never change! Our family own the boatshed and it have […]

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Tags: Boatsheds · Coast · Countryside · Landscape · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Summer

Photo of Norwegian winter landscape in January

June 21st, 2007 · 16 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on January 30th 2007. Click image for larger view. This was shot back in January when I had just got my DSLR camera and had no idea about what I was doing. I quite like the “postcard” feeling to it. This house is placed directly below a mountain called […]

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Tags: Countryside · Landscape · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rural · Scenery · Snow