Gnålodden


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Gnålodden and the mountain Gnålberget in Hornsund. The cabin has been used as a hunting station by Wanny Woldstad among others.

More photos from Svalbard here: www.svalbardpictures.com.

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Longyearbyen from Hotellneset Gigapan


Can you spot the reindeer? This Gigapan is about 3 Gigapixels and is made out of 94 images using a 500 mm lens

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See more images of Longyearbyen here.

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Site update

The site is updated so that the panoramas also works on mobile devices. (Not for those who have moving Northern Lights.)

Technical: You do not longer need Adobe Flash to view most panorama images, they are now converted to HTML5.

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Longyearbyen Gigapan


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This Gigapan is made out of 84 images with a 300 mm lens.

See more images of Longyearbyen here.

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M/S Malmö in drift ice

M/S Malmö in the pack ice at 80 degrees north. A fantastic week with WildPhoto Travel and many new friends.

New photos coming soon on www.svalbardpictures.com.

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Northern Lights over Longyearbyen

This panorama shows a time-lapse of the northern lights over the mountains and Longyearbreen to the south. I shot the timelapse images right before I shot the images for the 380×180 panorama.

(The aurora time-lapse does not work on most mobile devices. You need a flash capable browser.)

See more images of the Aurora here.

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Polar night approaching


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Photo taken 3 days after we entered the polar night. Read more about polar night here.

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Arctic tern attack


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I was forced to wash my clothes after shooting this scene. The overly aggressive arctic terns was striking my head while bombing me with droppings.

More Svalbard birds here.

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Freezing!

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Icy morning at Hotellneset. The temperature was -27 degrees C, and with the wind chill factor around – 42 (-43 F). You can see Advent bay and Longyearbyen in the distant.

More pictures here.

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