35/52 Green spot

It's been a while now, the muse of photography has escaped me this summer. But Vibeke's challenge in the one picture a week project was unavoidable. Find a green spot near you, get outdoors and grab your camera. Stavanger is a green city, but…

Twixt sea and sky

Nothing clears the mind like a walk on a beach, with the fresh winds from the sea and the high sky above your head.

In honor of lighthouses

There are more than 200 lighthouses along the 25 148 kilometers (15626 miles) long Norwegian Coastline (83 000 km's including islands). The first was built at Lindesnes in 1655, and the final automatization of the lighthouses was completed in…

Where their hearts lie

The number in itself doesn't really matter, but they say between 75 and 100 000 people, that is up to 2/3 of the whole population. Never before have so many people gathered in the center of Stavanger to show where their hearts lie. Here are…

A light for Norway

My good student Andrea has started a Flickr group called "A Light for Norway She writes: There is several support groups on facebook, but not a single one on Flickr as far as I can see. Join to show that you care, and that your thoughts are…

Meditation

There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens: a time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to uproot, a time to kill and a time to heal, a time to tear down and a time to build, a time…

For those who suffer

For those who suffer, let us show goodness and courage. Re. the things that shouldn't happen

Gramstad: A landscape in green and blue

I must give Cambodia a little rest today, and instead try to show that you don't always have to travel so far to find beautiful nature. Gramstad is an area 15 km from where I live, with great views of the surrounding counties, fjords and mountains.…

Timeless Head

I don't know what they call the head of a sculpture like this, but I imagine this was the kind of find travellers like Henry Mohout was hoping for when he made the Angkor temples famous in the West after rediscovering them in 1857 - statues,…