Photos from Northern Norway: A photo blog

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Picture of Purple Sandpiper (Calidris maritim) bird at the coast in Northern Norway

March 20th, 2008 · 6 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera March 17th 2008. Click image for larger view. The Purple Sandpiper (Calidris maritim or Erolia maritima) is a small shorebird (about 22cm) that live on the coast here in Northern Norway. While many birds migrate to warmer climate during the winter this bird stay here throughout the winter. The […]

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Tags: Birds · Coast · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Purple Sandpiper · Sea Ocean · Seaweed · Shore

Picture of stone on the beach and incoming wave

March 14th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera March 7th 2008. Click image for larger view. If you have been following this blog you probably know that I enjoy taking photographs of the simple beauties in nature. I was walking the beach and liked the colors on the stones, seaweed and ocean so I photographed the scene […]

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Tags: Beach · Coast · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rocks · Sea Ocean · Seaweed · Shore · Waves

Picture of waves on a rocky coast in Northern Norway

February 19th, 2008 · 18 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera February 14th 2008. Click image for larger view. It’s time for a simple photo from the rocky coast here in Northern Norway. I love to observe and listen to the massive waves that come crashing in when we have stormy weather. If you look at the picture large you […]

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Tags: Clouds · Coast · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rocks · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Seaweed · Shore · Sky · Waves · Winter

Picture from the coast in the Northern Norway – Alpenglow in the mountains and clouds

December 7th, 2007 · 15 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera December 7th 2007. Click image for larger view. In this picture, from the coast in Northern Norway, you can see the “Alpenglow” (from German: Alpenglühen) phenomenon on the clouds and mountain peaks. It is a phenomenon that appears as a red glowing band as the sun sets. Information about […]

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Tags: Clouds · Coast · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Seaweed · Shore · Snow · Winter

Photo of stone and seaweed in the ocean using 20 seconds long exposure

November 21st, 2007 · 20 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera November 19th 2007. Click image for larger view. As I’ve said before I love long exposure photos. In this picture I have captured a rock on the shore and some seaweed below the surface. I used a 20 second long shutter speed to create the dreamy and foggy effect. […]

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Tags: Coast · Long exposure · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Rocks · Sea Ocean · Seaweed · Shore