Category: Photography

Posted: 2019-04-18

One of the things I struggled with when testing the star adventurer is that here in south Norway - the latitude is somewhere between 59 and 60° north. That means that the tracker is pointing 60° up…

Posted: 2019-04-15

Youtube's algorithm recently surfaced a whole bunch of videos on photographing landscapes under the stars (particularly the Milky Way). I've played a bit with this before - but decided it would be…

Posted: 2016-12-27

So - this holiday in addition to normal presents for the kids and since I was going to be at home with them for some days while my wife was at work I grabbed Anki Overdrive as a "something to do when…

Posted: 2016-01-06

My Nikon D4S had the C firmware 1.20 and L firmware (Distortion Control Data) 2.005. C 1.30 and L 2.009 were available. I need to do the update from a mac. C Firmware Downloading the C firmware was…

Posted: 2015-12-28

While visiting the UK for Christmas this year - we took a trip to see the Kew Gardens Christmas Lights walk together with dad and my brother and his family. While waiting in the car park for the…

Posted: 2014-10-28

So I've just spent the last two days being the conference photographer for Smidig 2014. Last thursday my boss (who is also on the management team for the conference) said "I'll get you free tickets if…

Posted: 2014-03-23

First photo assignment from dedpxl (Zack Arias) is lines. This is a later shot (first shot) - and I like the structure of this one :)

Posted: 2014-03-16

I needed some different/colourful images for the newly decorated loo wall :) So - I picked up a recommendation for waterlogue app. Fun app - and surprisingly interesting results. Here's the set of…

Posted: 2014-03-09

First photo assignment from dedpxl (Zack Arias) is lines. I like the composition here - we get the power lines themselves running parallel to the hills behind - yet the sunbeams come in with a…

Posted: 2013-11-24

Hoarfrost on the bushes near to Kalbakken T-bane station - taken on Sunday when heading to Nordtvet Gård for a ride on their horse-drawn cart. This is the same place that provides horse riding lessons…

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Turned up in a garlic bed unexpectedly :)
Femsjøen sky
A first test of the Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer tracker head. This shot is made up of 10 shots - each 2 mins at f/2,8 ISO 100 14mm. Merged using Starry Landscape Tracker then adjusted in PS (merged in one shorter exposure at the bottom to get a a sharper land silhouette. You can see that even out of town - still struggling with light pollution - far too much light in the sky. But - still fun to play with.
Langlielva near Elveli
Introduction between a norweigan fjord horse and a halfling to see if they could share a paddock. The introduction went well - they now keep each other company in the paddock every day
Evening trees
Mist settling over the trees on a hillside behind a ploughed field