Category Archives: Nature

Northern Summer Night

f/22 | 1 sec | ISO 50 There are some extremely picturesque summer nights at my dad’s summer cottage. Date taken: 11.7.2014 | Location: Ylä-Rääveli, Pertunmaa, Finland Comments and feedback are appreciated. (Click on the photograph to see it in a larger size)

Northern Summer Night

f/22 | 1 sec | ISO 50 There are some extremely picturesque summer nights at my dad’s summer cottage. Date taken: 11.7.2014 | Location: Ylä-Rääveli, Pertunmaa, Finland Comments and feedback are appreciated. (Click on the photograph to see it in a larger size)

Lines and Reflections

f/36 | 20 sec | ISO 50 It’s nice to experiment with a zoom lens. For example, this ordinary evening lakefront scene turned out quite interesting at the 200mm focal length. Date taken: 25.6.2014 | Location: Ylä-Rääveli, Pertunmaa, Finland Comments and feedback are appreciated. (Click on the photograph

Lines and Reflections

f/36 | 20 sec | ISO 50 It’s nice to experiment with a zoom lens. For example, this ordinary evening lakefront scene turned out quite interesting at the 200mm focal length. Date taken: 25.6.2014 | Location: Ylä-Rääveli, Pertunmaa, Finland Comments and feedback are appreciated. (Click on the photograph

Whooper Swan

There is something so majestic about the Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus), the national bird of Finland. In Finland they are not a rare sight, but I have never before seen one nesting. I was able to stay far enough from it

Whooper Swan

There is something so majestic about the Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus), the national bird of Finland. In Finland they are not a rare sight, but I have never before seen one nesting. I was able to stay far enough from it

Silky Smooth

f/25 | 30 sec | ISO 50 A sunset and a lake with a somewhat unordinary photo composition. I quite like how this one turned out. Date taken: 19.5.2014 | Location: Mäntyharju, Finland Comments and feedback are appreciated. (Click on the photograph to see it in

Silky Smooth

f/25 | 30 sec | ISO 50 A sunset and a lake with a somewhat unordinary photo composition. I quite like how this one turned out. Date taken: 19.5.2014 | Location: Mäntyharju, Finland Comments and feedback are appreciated. (Click on the photograph to see it in

A Chilly Winter Day

It’s been ages since I last updated my blog. I got so busy with applying to a master’s degree programme and later on starting my studies in it that I pretty much forgot about this blog. Here are some of the

A Chilly Winter Day

It’s been ages since I last updated my blog. I got so busy with applying to a master’s degree programme and later on starting my studies in it that I pretty much forgot about this blog. Here are some of the

Moonlit Paradise pt.IV

Here are the last photos I took during this visit to the island. In retrospect, a wide-angle lens would have been perfect for many of these moonlit scenes… I need to get one some day in the future. f/3.5 | 30 sec | ISO

Moonlit Paradise pt.IV

Here are the last photos I took during this visit to the island. In retrospect, a wide-angle lens would have been perfect for many of these moonlit scenes… I need to get one some day in the future. f/3.5 | 30 sec | ISO

Moonlit Paradise pt.III

Some shots from the northernmost beach during midnight. I’ve seen some cool creatures such as a bluespotted stingray while snorkeling around the rock formations you can see in these photos. f/3.5 | 30 sec | ISO 200 f/3.5 | 30 sec | ISO 200 f/3.5 | 30 sec | ISO 200 Date

Moonlit Paradise pt.III

Some shots from the northernmost beach during midnight. I’ve seen some cool creatures such as a bluespotted stingray while snorkeling around the rock formations you can see in these photos. f/3.5 | 30 sec | ISO 200 f/3.5 | 30 sec | ISO 200 f/3.5 | 30 sec | ISO 200 Date