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Orsolya Haarberg - Stockholm Archipelago, Sweden

Monday, September 14th, 2009 Posted in Northern Europe, Uncategorized | 13 Comments »

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The Stockholm Archipelago is the garden of Stockholm. Driving east from the capital of Sweden, you can either use a ferry to reach these large densely populated islands, or take a boat to approach the scarcely inhabited small skerries. Beyond ...

Orsolya Haarberg - Small wonders from Bergslagen, Sweden

Saturday, June 6th, 2009 Posted in Northern Europe, Uncategorized | 9 Comments »

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I was lucky to be able to join my husband, Erlend, on his mission to Bergslagen, which turned out to be much more than a simple trip to photograph black grouse and capercaillie. As well as having great opportunities for ...

Erlend Haarberg - Gran Paradiso National Park, Italy III

Sunday, December 14th, 2008 Posted in Southern Europe, Uncategorized | 6 Comments »

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23 November – 30 November During the last week it was the cold weather that challenged us, spending the nights in the unheated mountain refuge, Rifugio di Sella, at 2.588m altitude. The morning temperatures ranged from -11 to -18 degrees, so ...

Erlend Haarberg - Gran Paradiso National Park, Italy II

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008 Posted in Southern Europe, Uncategorized | 4 Comments »

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November 8-21, 2008 After investing into two pair of snow shoes, we were ready to move up to our “basecamp” again. The snow had settled during the last two days and the climb upwards went well with our new footwear. On ...

Erlend Haarberg - Gran Paradiso National Park, Italy I

Monday, November 17th, 2008 Posted in Southern Europe, Uncategorized | 9 Comments »

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29 October – 7 November I arrived at Gran Paradiso National Park in Italy at the end of October. The warm and sunny weather of the previous weeks turned to grey and cold on the day I arrived. It started to ...

JOSÉ B. RUIZ – NARODNI PARK CESKE SVYCARSKO, CZECH REPUBLIC III

Thursday, September 18th, 2008 Posted in Eastern Europe, Uncategorized | No Comments »

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18th September. Dobri Den! Good morning! Tomás and Vashek are coming to take me to some nice sights but I cannot wait. Very early I went out for a small walk and had some luck with flowers. When Tomás and Vashek ...

Orsolya Haarberg - Iceland 06

Friday, August 22nd, 2008 Posted in Northern Europe, Uncategorized | 5 Comments »

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In my previous report I wrote about revisiting the Myvatn area. During the last two weeks of our stay, my husband, Erlend and I, continued our nostalgic trip in Iceland, starting with Jökulsárlón and then to Landmannalaugar. However, first of all ...

Orsolya Haarberg - Iceland 05

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008 Posted in Northern Europe, Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

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By the end of July the days became noticeably shorter. It was a strange experience after living two months in almost continuous daylight and living/working during the night. Through this experience I can now go to sleep for 2-3 hours ...

Orsolya Haarberg - Iceland 04

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008 Posted in Northern Europe, Uncategorized | 7 Comments »

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During the first three weeks of July I experienced high and low days. First of all, from experience the optimal length of a photography trip is 4-6 weeks. When out in the field, I am working very intensively. No free days, ...

Orsolya Haarberg - Iceland 03

Monday, June 30th, 2008 Posted in Northern Europe, Uncategorized | 8 Comments »

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I left Myvatn in the beginning of June. The company of the biting black flies became unbearable; they were swarming in the hiding tent and filled up the car in a second just whilst opening a door. The ...