Many of us feels that we still have a quite normal winter in Finland these days, but experience and looking at the statistics tell something different. Yes – we have had some snow…Yes – we have had some cold periods…Still it is not the same as it used to be. Somebody can think that I... (more)
This year we celebrate the Finnish independence – 100 years! We at Professional Natur Photographers of Finland – Suomen Ammattiluontokuvaajat are celebrating big time with a big competition – Minunmaisemani. Please feel free to join the competition with your own vision of our beautiful country! At least I try to take some true Finnish landscapes every... (more)
Happy birthday Finland! Today, 6.12.2016 we celebrate for the 100th time our nations birthday to be precise, as the very first one also is counted in. 99 full years of independence – a great country to be born in – I would say we are VERY PRIVILIDGED to live in a country as Finland. Clean... (more)
It comes slowly, silent and calm. Expected but still unexpected. You can never be prepared for it. It makes everything kind of different – new and strange, but the longing is tremendous. Death. I feel extremely grateful for all the experiences and knowledge shared throughout the years, my whole life. You have been my inspiration... (more)
Long time no see – no words – images speak their own language despite of time and season!
It is like magic to see the awakening in nature – every year everything is reborn – fresh and new.
Finally after the long period of cold weather we also could have some snow to enjoy even in the southern parts of Finland. Here are some panoramas from both northern Carelia and my home surroundings in eastern Uusimaa region.
I just feel so alive when the cold front creeps over the country. The beauty of the crystals, the ice, the snow, the light – everything feels magical. I feel privileged to live in a country with four seasons and I really enjoy it when we have them all during the year – it is... (more)
Beautiful things last for just a short moment – the magic of a photograph is to catch the disappearing beauty. In this case the disappearing snow. Merry Christmas to all of you out there!
Some reflections over the last months…nothing special really…just waiting for some real change towards light and snow at the moment.