The Quiet Picture Blog

The wind creates interesting patterns and sculptures. You can just see how the loose snow is flying over the gap in the lower left corner. 0

Windy weekend

The wind picked up with a perfect timing for the weekend. First it rained on Friday and then turned to snowfall yesterday. The snowing was good of course to cover the ice that was...

Great skiing! 0

Teething problems solved

This is now my third weekend skiing, and today was the first time I can say that I fully enjoyed it. I’ve really struggled with the grip, but I finally figured it out last...

Eye in the sky 0

Not so super moon

Today is full moon and you can’t look at any news site or social media without coming across hype about a super moon and some useful tips on how to see it. However, nobody...

And the front side of the same hut 2

About those seasons

I was just thinking. I did my last skiing in the spring on May 1. Six months and 4 days later, I’m skiing again. So… if we have a similar spring in 2017, then...

The first time on skis is no picnic 0

And now we’re skiing

With all the snowing this week, I was really itching to go skiing. The Mittåkläppen trail has been prepared since last weekend, initially only for skate but now there’s enough snow to prepare the classic...

Svalbard 0

Gallery update

I added some new pictures to the photo galleries, a few previously unseen pictures and some that I published on Facebook instead of the blog. Not my best work but if I don’t publish the...