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Picture of Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) over snow-clad mountains in Northern Norway

April 14th, 2008 · 37 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera April 4th 2008. Click image for larger view. We had some beautiful northern lights (Aurora Borealis) some nights ago here in Northern Norway. It was pretty jaw-dropping to watch the lights traveling incredibly fast over the sky so I had to grab my camera to share it with you […]

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Tags: Aurora Borealis · Landscape · Nature · Night · Northern Lights · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sky · Snow · Star · Winter

Picture of evening star over winter mountain bathed in red sunset reflection

January 25th, 2008 · 11 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera January 21st 2008. Click image for larger view. The sunset from a few days ago made the snow in the mountains glow in shades of red. Had to take a picture of this phenomenon when a star appeared, in the evening, over the mountain peaks. I’m off to visit […]

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Tags: Mountain · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sky · Snow · Star · Sunset · Winter

Photo of the Moon, Venus and Earthshine

April 12th, 2007 · 11 Comments

Taken with Olympus E-500 digital camera Here is a picture of phenomenon that I have not seen often. The moon was a thin crescent and Earth reflected light on the moon. It’s called planetshine and Earthshine when the earth lights the moon. You can also see Venus below the Moon.

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Tags: Coast · Moon · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean · Star · Winter