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Video of Killer Whales (Orca) hunting herring close to shore at Hamn in Senja, Northern Norway

December 26th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Here is a video of a pack (or packs) of Killer whales (Orcinus orca) hunting fish extremely close to the shore at Senja in Northern Norway. We saw 25 whales or more in this small cove, and they were all hunting herring. The next day we even saw a few Killer whales that almost stranded […]

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Tags: Birds · Coast · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sea Ocean · Seagull · Senja · Winter

Pictures from a day out fishing during a polar day in Northern Norway

December 25th, 2013 · Comments Off on Pictures from a day out fishing during a polar day in Northern Norway

Taken with Apple iPhone 5 camera 19th December 2013. Click image for larger view. For the first time I have gone out fishing on the sea during the polar night period in Northern Norway. And what an experience that is. Even though we got no sunlight the light can be absolutely beautiful with different colors […]

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Tags: Coast · Fish · Fishing · Fjord · Landscape · Mountain · Nature · Norway · Norway Norwegen Norge · Scenery · Sea Ocean · Sky · Winter

Picture from the darkest day in Northern Norway 21st of December 2012

December 25th, 2012 · Comments Off on Picture from the darkest day in Northern Norway 21st of December 2012

Taken with Olympus EPL-1 digital camera September 21st December 2012. Click image for larger view. I had the pleasure of visiting my home place during the darkest days of this winter. Since we had clear weather it was not really dark at all in the middle of the day. Quite the opposite as the sky […]

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Tags: Mountain · Nature · Norway · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sky · Winter

Picture of winter landscape in Oslo – Skiing in Nordmarka

March 8th, 2012 · 2 Comments

Taken with Olympus EPL-1 digital camera February 11nd 2012. Click image for larger view. Living in the largest city in Norway does not mean that there are no possibilities to get out into the nature. There is actually tons of opportunities to get into the wild like hiking in the woods, fishing in the fjords, […]

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Tags: Oslo · Snow · Winter

Black and white picture from winter road trip in Northern Sweden

February 8th, 2012 · Comments Off on Black and white picture from winter road trip in Northern Sweden

Taken with Olympus EPL-1 digital camera December 28th 2011. Click image for larger view. This Christmas I visited Northern Norway for the Holiday. I usually go by plane to the north, but this time we drove from Trondheim, in the middle of Norway, to my home island of Andørja. This kind of trip can be […]

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Tags: Black & White · Snow · Winter