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Posts tagged “Spring

Very Early Morning Light

The Midnight Sun is just around the corner. I shot this photo at 3:37 am (+1 DST) last night. The sun briefly dips below the horizon now – before it rises again. Soon it will be shining through the living room windows at midnight.

The Midnight Sun is not far away now

The Midnight Sun is not far away now


Second Day of Summer

14. April is – according to the ancient Norwegian calendars, Runic Calendars (primstav) the first day of summer. Hence today would be the second day of summer. As you can see, the fjord today is calm like on a beautiful summer day – but the snow reveals that we still have som way to go before the spring feeling turns into a summer feeling…

Second Day of Summer by the Ofoten Fjord

Second Day of Summer by the Ofoten Fjord


And – it’s been a beautiful day, too

Ofoten Fjord this lovely spring day

Ofoten Fjord this lovely spring day


Very Early Pastel Sky

The morning sky at 6 am. Since we’re into the insanely stupid “Daylight Saving Time” the normal time this morning would be 5 am.

The season of the midnight sun is approaching Narvik here in the arctic…

Very Early Pastel Sky - The Midnight Sun Periode is aproaching Narvik

Very Early Pastel Sky - The Midnight Sun season is approaching Narvik


Calm Fjord covered in Freshly Fallen Snow

Panorama of Narvik yesterday when the snowing stopped

Panorama of Narvik yesterday when the snowing stopped. Please click the photo and see all the details!


Spring is in the air! (-nope, false alarm, it’s just snow)

A commentary on today’s weather in Narvik…

What you (almost cannot) see in today's photo; The Narvik peninsula with Narvik Airport and the bulk carrier Island Green(...) at pier 5

What you (almost cannot) see in today's photo; The Narvik peninsula with Narvik Airport and the bulk carrier Island Green(...) at pier 5