Thursday, August 20, 2009

SkyWatch Friday



This is mount Stetind in Nordland county, just south of Narvik city. It is 1392 meters high. The first ascent to the top was back in 1910. (Click on the photo for a larger version)

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51 comments:

  1. a most stunning capture...the lighting and colors...wow.

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  2. Et nydelig bilde av et utrolig vakkert fjell

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  3. Awesome !!!!!!
    especially enlarged.

    come visit,
    Troy

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  4. Det var da et utsøkt bilde. Nydelig:)

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  5. That is a breathtaking "skyline". And the reflection is fabulous!

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  6. 1 word "incredible"

    Have a nice SWF.

    Greetings from NL

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  7. A beautiful scene and I love the reflection.

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  8. Absolutely gorgeous glacier carved landscape. Great capture.

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  9. Det var rett og slett vakkert! Alt stemte der, knallbra vær og blikk stille fjord, magnifico;-)

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  10. For et foto!!! Perfekte speilinger og krystallklart!

    Vakkert rett og slett, og bildet minner meg igjen på at jeg absolutt burde bruke en sommer nordpå!

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  11. Vireklig vakkert, og nesten så jeg kjenner den friske lufta i lungene og kjenner roen som senker seg i sjela.

    Hils frua!!

    Klem fra Anne

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  12. For en norges reklame du gjør!!! Kjempebra Ivar!
    Det ser veldig fredfullt ut med vannet der. La ikke merke til veien ved første blikk.
    Nydelig natur:)
    Petunia

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  13. What a magnificent view ... beautifully captured and shared! Love the reflections and couldn't help but check out your other marvelous photographs here. Simple gorgeous birds, animals, skies, and landscapes too.
    Hugs and blessings,

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  14. Really like those reflections and the composition. Nature is beautiful

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  15. Like a fairy tale! Love it.

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  16. This is beautiful. I would love to visit your country--maybe one day!

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  17. Wow... har du sett så nydelig, så stille, for et landskap... Dette er blinkskudd Ivar!

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  18. It doesn't look real! Incredible capture, am amazed by the reflection. Peace on Earth...

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  19. Welcome back. And what outstanding image you shared today. Lovely reflection and what a landscape.

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  20. Fantastisk flott bilde!! Dette er mektig natur. Skjønnar godt kvifor vi reiser rundt i Norge når eg ser slike bilder:-)

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  21. What a stunning photo. I love the reflection of the mountain in the water.

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  22. An awesome shot and reflection Ivar, have a great weekend.

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  23. What a strange shape mountain it reminds me of a giant ski jump ramp.

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  24. Amazingly beautiful scenic shot.

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  25. This is as beautiful as beauty gets! Stunningly gorgeous!
    spirithelpers

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  26. A beautiful photo. We have been to Narvik an number of times and the vegetation in your photo instantly reminded me of the place.

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  27. There is only one place like Norway... Lovely shot!

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  28. Love it. Absolutely fantastic!

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  29. Hallo Ivar,
    love this view and the combination of colours.
    I`m now in Lunner/Hadeland and hope to get some nice norwegian-sky-shots.
    Ha en fin helg
    Hartmut

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  30. Ivar, you have shared an awesome photo for us to enjoy. Enjoy your vacation.

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  31. I thought there would have been an earlier ascent. It looks like just the mountain that makes the man to find his inner monkey.

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  32. Magnificent! I've been hunting an mountain water reflection image but with no luck.

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  33. Et riktig vakkert bilde! Høsten har kommet alt?

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  34. I can almost smell that fresh air. Very nice.

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  35. Wow ... this is absolutely breathtaking.
    I always love pictures of mountains, because we don't have them in the Netherlands. The wonderful reflection makes it a perfect shot for me.
    Enjoy your weekend!

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  36. Oh my goodness, that is beautiful and to think you can drive right to it!

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  37. I'm spell bound looking at this shot!

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  38. Love this picture, especially when it's enlarged!!! I would like to post pictures this size if only I knew how!
    Dorothy

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  39. I am speechless! Your photos are really fantastic.
    jfm

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  40. Hello. I watched such the beautiful photograph for the first time in life. When nature was a terrible, beautiful thing, I remembered it deeply. And I was astonished in your can take a photograph such beautifully. Norwegian nature is grand and is splendid. Thank you for beautiful natural scenery.

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  41. Beautiful sky and mountain! But I am drawn to the reflection in the glass smooth water.

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  42. Åy for et fint bilde!! :D Virkelig nydelig!!

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  43. Fantastisk fint bilde Ivar.For en flott natur vi har i dette landet.
    Ha en fin kveld:o))

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  44. Vi kjørte forbi i sommer (igjen) UTROLIG vakkert. Jeg ytret ønske om foto-stopp, men akk. Men du har fått foreviget det stille vannet ved norges nasjonalfjell. Super-vakkert-fint-bilde!

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  45. Her kunne jeg tenke meg å klatre:-)
    Utrolig skjønt bilde!

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