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Pictures of a 24 kg (53 lb) big cod fished in Northern Norway

June 17th, 2008 · 41 Comments

A couple of weeks ago I caught a 24 kg (53 lb) heavy cod on a bottom-longline. This is the biggest fish I have caught in years so I was very excited when I dragged the huge fish up from the depth of the ocean. The head was so big that it alone completely filled […]

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Tags: Fish · Fishing · Norway Norwegen Norge · Spring

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 wood anemone (nemorosa) flower with purple primula flowers as background

June 5th, 2008 · 10 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera May 31st 2008. Click image for larger view. In this picture I have photographed a wood anemone flower (anemone nemorosa) with some purple primula flowers as background. I loved the contrast with the sun shining on the white wood anemone flower and the the primula flowers in the shadow. […]

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Tags: Flora · Flower · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Plant · Primula · Spring

Sunset scene during the spring in Northern Norway – Picture taken from bedroom window

May 26th, 2008 · 22 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera May 16th 2008. Click image for larger view. In this picture I have photographed a sunset late in the evening (at 11 PM) from my bedroom window. I love this view and I never get tired of looking at it 🙂 Notice all the snow in the mountains that […]

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Tags: Clouds · Coast · Evening · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Shore · Sky · Snow · Spring · Sunset

Pictures of Herring Gulls (Larus argentatus) on the coast in Northern Norway

May 20th, 2008 · 12 Comments

Here are a couple of pictures of Herring Gulls (Larus argentatus) that I captured last weekend while collecting seagull eggs on some skerries on the coast in Northern Norway (a post about the egg collecting is coming in a few days so stay tuned). Herring gulls live here in large numbers and the sounds of […]

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Tags: Birds · Coast · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean · Seagull · Senja · Shore · Sky · Snow · Spring