The Quiet Picture

Today's snowcover on Anåfjället, and ice on Ljusnedalssjön 2

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The warm weather has arrived! The snow and ice are disappearing fast, I’ve been checking out some rocks in the river and the water level has risen at least 5 cm since this morning...

That's how good the trail is 0

May Day skiing

That just happened. I was skiing in May, first time I’ve ever done it! And it wasn’t just a small nominal loop, but a proper 20K trip from Bruksvallarna to Djupdalsvallen. Today was the...

Look at us! 0

More cranes

When the cranes are not on the golf course, they are on the field behind my house. I counted about 40 from my living room window, but I can’t shoot them from this side...

You can see the cranes from the road as well, and a car stopped there at one point. The cranes apparently didn't like it and started walking away on the ice 2

The adapter

I think I just solved the telephoto problem I’ve had with my Sony system. Sony’s cameras are far ahead of their lens selection and there’s two things that I’ve missed, a large aperture extreme wideangle...

It's not often that I have to lighten up the sky. And it's still too dark! 1

Even better

I thought yesterday was great. Well, today was better! This post-season season is new to me and honestly, it’s well worth the long and cold winter! Which, by the way, didn’t feel very long, and wasn’t...

And here's the snow overhang that got me skiing up 0

Long season

The season officially ends this weekend. The tourists will go home and finding parking space in front of ICA will be easy again. And the mountains, they will be all ours! We had some...