The bathing season has officially started here in Sandvika, and despite the river being, well, cold as ice, the dog loves it. She’s been swimming every day for the past week and been loving every minute of it. The golf courses are opening too, so soon it’ll be summer. Strange to think that it’s May [...]
I was lucky enough to be allowed to test a 24mm f/1.4 lens this weekend. It took a while to get used to the extremely low depth of field combined with the wide angle, and I have to confess I was at a bit of a loss as to what the point was until I [...]
One of the hardest things for a west-coast man moving to the east side of Norway is that the winter lasts so long. Finally though, it seems that we’re going to get some much needed springrtime here too. I even saw a man sitting outside in the sunshine yesterday.
I’m not going to go all teary eyed here, but it really is one of nature’s miracles. After the winter we’ve had (and still are having), it is such a good feeling to see the crocuses and snowdrops finally poking their way out. It’s a great sign of a fantastic spring and summer to come.
These days the leaves are springing out and the green colours are at their most intense. It’s been a weekend of few photos, my girlfriend’s sister has been visiting and we’ve been too busy drinking too much and eating well for photos. BTW I’m now on Twitter if you want to follow me. My name [...]