Ålesund, Norway - Panorama of the Southwestern Part of the Town Shortly after Sunset
31 May 2017 Ålesund #05

Panorama of the Southwestern Part of the Town Shortly after Sunset

Mt. Aksla in Ålesund offers some amazing photo opportunities. I think that most often photographers visiting that great spot go for a wide angle composition, showing the old part of the town with the Brosundet channel, the sea and the surrounding mountains. […]

Ålesund, Norway - Moonrise over Mountains near Borgundfjorden
01 Mar 2017 Ålesund #04

Moonrise over Mountains near Borgundfjorden, as Seen from Mt. Aksla in Norway

I was standing on Mt. Aksla in Ålesund, photographing a spectacular sunset over the town and the Norwegian Sea. And then, at one moment, I decided to look around and when turned to the southeast, I saw this beautiful moonrise above the mountains near Borgundfjorden. […]

Ålesund, Norway - Spectacular Sunset Colors and Cloud Formations over Valderhaugfjorden
14 Feb 2017 Ålesund #03

Spectacular Sunset Colors over Valderhaugfjorden, Ålesund, Norway

The Norwegian town Ålesund is an extremely beautiful place, but it is not famous for good weather. As a matter of fact, most days there are rainy or cloudy. Unlike in some other parts of the world, there is no dry season and no wet season. Or perhaps the whole year is a “wet season”. Nevertheless, sunny days do happen in Ålesund and if you follow the weather forecast and book the flight for the right day, you have a chance to see there spectacular sunsets. […]

Ålesund, Norway - Evening Panorama of the Town
29 Jan 2017 Ålesund #02

Evening Panorama of Ålesund as Seen from Mt. Aksla, Norway

The Norwegian town Ålesund must be one of the most picturesque towns in the whole of Scandinavia. It had been on my bucket list for a long time. The town is famous for its Art Nouveau architecture. […]

Nyhavn at Sunrise, Copenhagen, Denmark
09 Jan 2017 Copenhagen #02

Nyhavn at Sunrise, Copenhagen, Denmark

Some time ago I posted a photo from Stockholm, which is the most populous city in the Nordic countries. This photo is from the Danish capital Copenhagen, which is only slightly smaller than Stockholm and is ranked second among the biggest Scandinavian cities. […]