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Photo from a misty pre-sunset

June 5th, 2007 · 16 Comments

Photo from a misty pre-sunset
Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera on May 11th 2007. Click image for larger view.

While walking a sandy beach the light turned very special so had to take a shot.

Information about the picture:
Camera: Olympus E-500 digital single-lens reflex camera
Exposure: 0.002 sec (1/500)
Aperture: f/7.1
Focal Length: 57 mm
ISO Speed: 100
Lens: Olympus Zuiko Digital 40-150mm F3.5-4.5
Location: Ånstad, Andørja (Ibestad) in northern Norway

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

16 responses so far ↓

  • 1 OceanMom (Deb) // Jun 5, 2007 at 4:07 pm

    Very beautiful! In fact, all of the photos are beautiful. I have been researching my family tree and my great-grandfather was from Norway, so your photos have a special interest for me.

  • 2 Donwha // Jun 5, 2007 at 4:26 pm

    Sir hello how r u
    I am a Taiwanese my country is nearly China
    and I always speak in Chinese so my English is very poor. I want to do my best to tell u that ur web site is really good and the picture is so so so beauty but I am so sorry that I can’t tell u how is ur picture movie to me in English .Because my country is not cold, always hot and of couse I never see snow before and I never see how so beauty screen.snow could, sun and sea many many . If my english is good andI would very want writen a poem………………….many many and thx u share ur picture to me thx thx thx thx
    Oh God hope my poor English Sir u can understand it

  • 3 Nessa // Jun 5, 2007 at 5:28 pm

    Lovely photos! I especially like nature & flowers. Thinking of getting a good camera & start snapping pictures!!

  • 4 Debbie // Jun 5, 2007 at 7:12 pm

    Wow! What beautiful photos. I wish I could frame it and put it on my wall.

  • 5 adjaya // Jun 6, 2007 at 8:46 pm

    Magnifique lumière.
    Merci de ton passage sur mon photoblog.

  • 6 Erwin Tan // Jun 7, 2007 at 3:30 am

    Goodness me.. I will be ashamed if i’m gonna take out my album to compare with yours. 🙂


  • 7 WaterLearner // Jun 7, 2007 at 11:23 am

    Very nice picture! Gives me a deep sense of peace within me! Thanks for dropping by!

    WaterLearner (Singapore)

  • 8 Thomas Laupstad // Jun 7, 2007 at 1:13 pm

    Thanks for all the comments!

    Donwha: I have no problem understanding your English so feel free to post a poem 🙂

  • 9 HDReader // Jun 7, 2007 at 3:15 pm

    This shot is senational…it’s fall-off-the-edge-of-the-earth kind of good.

  • 10 WaterLearner // Jun 8, 2007 at 7:04 am

    ** laughs **

    Okie. I would gaze at this beautiful picture and come up with a poem soon.

    Drop by my blog to offer your valuable comments when you are free.


    WaterLearner (Singapore)

  • 11 Grimly Fiendish // Jun 8, 2007 at 1:10 pm

    Really really like this picture. It soothes the mind. Are your pictures available as pc wallpapers ?

  • 12 jun.anteola // Jun 8, 2007 at 9:58 pm

    Stunning! I don’t even know how to describe what I feel looking at this picture. Thank you!

  • 13 Brown Baron // Jun 10, 2007 at 8:32 am

    That image gives off a “new beginning, everything is possible” vibe.
    Great job as always.

  • 14 Thomas Laupstad // Jun 11, 2007 at 12:59 am

    Thanks once again.
    Grimly: Sent you an email.

  • 15 poojitha // Jun 15, 2007 at 5:55 pm


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