All posts filed under: Stockholm

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Sharp light

We had winter weather again the other night. Snow in the shape of tiny ice crystals covered the ground Saturday morning, intensely reflecting the sunlight. I went for a cold walk on the Woodland cemetery, missing my sun glasses.

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Almost full moon

After a dance class yesterday night I passed the Stockholm City Hall (that’s where the Nobel Prize Banquet is held after the annual Nobel Prize ceremony) on my way home. The almost full moon made me stay, to admire the dramatically lit up tower. To […]

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WPC: Reward

After months of darkness, temperatures below zero and very quiet birds, we are finally experiencing some changes. The light returns slowly, birds have started singing – discretely – and the bulbs are preparing their annual performance. To me, that is certainly a reward – the […]

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Sunday morning

Indoors: flowers, plenty of flowers. Outdoors, there is still lots of snow – and icicles. Kids are sledging in the park. But for the first time in months, there is direct sun light into the living room. (The close-up is is taken with my new […]

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WPC: Scale

These pictures, taken only few days after the winter solstice, show a part of the famous Skogskyrkogården/ the Woodland Cemetery where I often go walking. There was frost in the grass, but the setting sun made the colors look warmer. Seen against the huge lawn […]

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WPC: Depth

The ground is very deep down there, but I would say it is rather about height, not depth. Or distance – I’m not sure. These pictures and a few more from the same evening, when I visited friends living on the top floor, appeared in another […]

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WPC: Shadowed

Late september at a café in Stockholm: the season’s last real outdoor-coffee. I captured a leftover drinking glass on a pillar while waiting for a friend. The glass was shining brightly, but I think the background plays an equally important role in these photos. The […]

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By metro

There are times when I prefer to go by metro. If the weather is too windy, too wet, or too cold – or if I’m dressed in a way that’s less practical. It all occurs frequently during winter. From a particular spot where three bridges […]

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