Posts tagged “My Sky

«The Figurhead»

Marokko gull1
A Moroccan seagull acting as a figurehead on the bow! Agadir – Morocco.
Nikon D700 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.
My contribution to:  «Wild Bird Wednesday» –  «The BIRD D’pot» –  «My Sky» – «Sky Watch Friday» –  «Blue Monday» –  «Ein Stück Himmel»


The Fight

The Fight1
A White Tailed Eagle with a just-caught fish and another who would like the catch. Close to a fight but the intruder gave up…
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s Nikkor AF-S 300/4.0 D IF-ED taking pictures of eagles from a moving boat at Flatanger – Norway.
My contribution to:  «Wild Bird Wednesday» – «My Sky» – «Sky Watch Friday» – «The BIRD D’pot» –  «Blue Monday»


The River Gaula

Gaula
Photo taken last Sunday afternoon at the bridge Valdum, Lundamo – Norway.
My contribution to:  «My Sky» –  «Sky Watch Friday» –  «Weekend Reflections» – «Mandarin Orange Monday»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED, hand-held camera!


Hunting High And Low

Gråmåke
Always looking for food, high or low range…
A juvenile European Herring Gull at Flatanger, Norway.
My contribution to:  «Wild Bird Wednesday» – «The BIRD D’pot» –  «My Sky» –  «Ein Stück Himmel» –  «Sky Watch Friday»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VRII, hand-held camera in a moving boat!
-(click on image to enlarge)-


A Farewell To Autumn

DrageidSWF
My contribution to:  «My Sky» –  «Ein Stück Himmel» –  «Sky Watch Friday»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.


Håkonshallen – Bergen

Håkonshall1
My contribution to:  «My Sky» –  «Ein Stück Himmel» –  «Sky Watch Friday»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.


Bergen – Norway

Bergen
After extremely heavy rain last Thursday night, the weather became better.
-(click on image to enlarge)-
My contribution to:  «My Sky» –  «Sky Watch Friday»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED, hand-held camera, from Fløien Folkerestaurant.


A Cloudy Sky

Clouds1
For just a few seconds the light was very special..
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.
My contribution to:  «My Sky» – «Ein Stück Himmel» –  «Sky Watch Friday»


Sky Is The Limit

Climbing1
Climbing the «Via Ferrata» at Rødhammeren, Drageid – Osen – Norway. The sky is the limit! A great climb!  -(click on image to enlarge)-
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED and climbing too….
My contribution to: «My Sky» –  «Ein Stück Himmel» –  «Sky Watch Friday»


Life Close To The Arctic

At the request of Dina I create this post.
Most images are shown earlier.
The images are from many parts of Norway,
in different seasons.
Maybe they will entice you to a visit?
It’s unusual for me to to make a post with so many photos.
Please, be indulgent with me!
To study the details, -click on image to enlarge!
Dovre Snøhetta
Snøhetta, Dovre, in autumn colors.
Rondane (2)
From a part of Rondane in autumn colors
Rondane (1)
From this view Harald Sohlberg painted his picture
«Vinternatt i Rondane»
Dørålseter
From a mountain farm, Dørålseter in Rondane.
Autumn is here!
Moskus
A musk ox itching his back.
You will probably meet these animals at Dovrefjell.
Beware!Preikestolen (1)
Preikestolen (The Pulpit)- Lysefjorden
Preikestolen (2)
Lysefjorden seen from Preikestolen
Geiranger (1)
Geiranger, Møre og Romsdal
Raftsundet
Raftssundet – Lofoten og Vesterålen, Nordland
White taild eagle
White-tailed Eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla )
is looking for fish in Flatanger, Norway
Jølstravannet
Reflections at Jølstravannet – Sogn og Fjordane
Suphellebreen
Suphellebreen, a glacier – Sogn og Fjordane
Hjelmeland solnedgang
Sunset – Hjelmeland – Ryfylke, Rogaland
Midnattsol Sortland
Midnightsun at Sortland, Nordland
Briksdalsbreen (1)
Summer bathing at Briksdalsbreen, Sogn og Fjordane.
Kind of preparing for the winter!
My contribution to: «My Sky» –  «Ein Stück Himmel»  –
«Sky Watch Friday» –  «Weekend Reflections»
The «tags» will tell you what Nikon body and lense used.


Early Morning

Morgenstund
An early morning at Drageid. -(click on image to enlarge)-
Nikon D700 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera!
My contribution to: «Ein Stück Himmel» – «My Sky» – «Sky Watch Friday» – «Weekend Reflections» – «Mandarin Orange Monday»


Sunrise At Uluru

Uluru
Photo taken an early morning in October 2008.
My contribution to:  «My Sky» – «Ein Stück Himmel» –  «Sky Watch Friday» 
Nikon D80 using Nikon’s Nikkor 18-200mm VR 3.5-5.6 on a Manfrotto monopod 679B.


The Road To Heaven?

road-to-heaven
Is this the road to heaven?   (a re-post from 2011)          -(click on image to enlarge)-
My contribution to:  «My Sky» – «Ein Stück Himmel» – «Sky Watch Friday»  –  «Mandarin Orange Monday»  
Nikon D700 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm 1:2.8G ED, hand-held camera.


A Late Evening By The Fjord

Den siste Viking1
Photo taken in the scenes of the play «The Last of the Vikings» (Johan Bojer 1921). -(click on image to enlarge)-
More pictures from the play can be found «HERE»
My contribution to: «My Sky» – «Ein Stück Himmel» – «Sky Watch Friday» – «Weekend Reflections»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.


Skarnsundbrua – Skarnsund Bridge

Skarnsundbrua
Skarnsund Bridge is a 1,010-metre (3,310 ft) long concrete cable-stayed bridge that crosses the Skarnsundet, in Inderøy, Norway. – (click on image to enlarge) –
My contribution to:  «Petunias Himmelsk»  –  «My Sky» –  «Ein Stück Himmel»  – «Sky Watch Friday» 
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.


Sunset at Garten

Garten1
From my visit to Fosen this week. Sunset at Garten, Ørland, looking towards the Atlantic Ocean!  -(click on image to enlarge)-
My contribution to:
«Ein Stück Himmel»  – «My Sky» – «Petunias Himmelsk» – «Sky Watch Friday» – «Weekend Reflections»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera at 22.00 pm.


A Trip To The Mountain – «Bringen – 1041moh»

Bringen
We walked past a small pond about 15 minutes from the top. Lovely weather, 24 degrees C on the top!
My contribution to:  «Petunias Himmelsk» –  «Ein Stück Himmel» –  «My Sky» – «Sky Watch Friday» – «Weekend Reflections»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED, hand-held camera.