I used a few days off to start my vacation with a short photo-trip to Lapland.
In this second post I would like to introduce you to another of my favourite locations a beach/area called Isoniemi. Even though it’s easy to reach, the location itself is a bit hidden in the forest and it’s definitely not one of those you accidentally run into. Within about 30min from home it is a […]
In this first post in this series I would like to introduce you to a place which I have visited frequently over the years now. It’s a group of three lakes in the vicinity of my home. With a distance of roughly 10km the location is easy to be reached by car in about 15min […]
The forecast for today didn’t look too good in fact and I’m up for a couple of hours already. The sun rises late at this time of the year and every time I watch out of the window it’s dark and appears to become just another grey day. At one point though it seems the […]
It had been the third day with gorgeous light in a row, something that I believe to be happening rather rarely during this time of year. Two days ago, I used the chance to visit this small beach, named Isoniemi at sunset and photographed this island in a nice warm light evening light alongside with […]
“The first frost always feels the worse” were the words our local postman said to me in the elevator the other day. Actually he’s right. It had been very cold during the last weeks and finally the sea started to freeze over. The lack of fresh snow promised some nice and beautiful structures in the […]
I’m somewhere in the forests near Kuusamo in the east of Finland. It’s early June and during this time of the year it doesn’t get dark at all anymore and it means it’s going to be “happy-hour” for many hours. That is, if the weather agrees with that. Today is one of those days. It […]
Finally! The first snow has fallen and the landscapes started to look much friendlier now. The days of dark and grey are hopefully now over. It’s amazing how much different just a little snow makes. Before it will look like this some more time will have to pass. That said, the happiness of the snow […]