Tag: scandinavia

  • Capturing the Beauty of Life – A Talk with Esben Bøg Jensen

    written by jennifer_pos on 2015-04-01 #people
    Capturing the Beauty of Life – A Talk with Esben Bøg Jensen

    Warm tones, subtle grains, beautiful moments of everyday life – the photos by Esben Bøg Jensen, a young and talented photographer from Denmark, let us escape into our memories and dream about a never-ending spring. We talked to the photographer himself and couldn’t help feeling a pleasant wave of joy overcoming us. Read on and get inspired to search for the moments that make us feel alive.

  • Lomography x minimum: Into the Light (Competition)

    written by Lomography on 2016-04-25 #news
    Lomography x minimum: Into the Light (Competition)

    As the days get longer and the sun shines brighter, the world turns into a more colorful place that fuels your photographic inspiration. Which means it's time for another competition with some incredible prizes!

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  • The Living History - Bergen!

    written by lihooi on 2011-08-04 #places
    The Living History - Bergen!

    Bergen is an international town with small-town charm and atmosphere. The city is like a spectacular amphitheatre clambering up the mountain sides, overlooking the sea, embracing the tourists. Roaming through living history in this modern yet well-preserved 900 year-old city, this is the gateway to the wildest and loveliest fjords of Norway.

  • Can't Go Around the World without my Lomo LC-A+ Instant Back

    written by elfefee on 2011-01-30 #gear
    Can't Go Around the World without my Lomo LC-A+ Instant Back

    I am very glad I got this great instant back before I went to my trip around the world last summer!

  • Ålesund: Art Nouveau Town

    written by phoenix1206 on 2012-12-14 #places
    Ålesund: Art Nouveau Town

    Ålesund is a town in Norway built in Art Nouveau style. It is very special as far as architecture is concerned.

  • Skansen Scandinavian Open Air Museum

    written by makeyuu on 2009-09-22 #places
    Skansen Scandinavian Open Air Museum

    Skansen is like walking around in Sweden two hundred years ago. Old houses, old people, handmade candy and an old tired moose...and a lot more.

  • Malmö, Sweden

    written by lihooi on 2011-12-20 #places
    Malmö, Sweden

    Malmö seems to be the most continental Swedish city. It's a vibrant and multicultural place, influenced by Copenhagen across the Öresund by only 20 minutes, it is populated by people from over 150 nations.

  • Nyhavn, Copenhagen

    written by lihooi on 2011-12-28 #places
    Nyhavn, Copenhagen

    Nyhavn canal is in the historic part of Copenhagen. Nyhavn, which is near the sea, is only a few minutes' walk away from the Royal Palace, the famous shopping street Strøget, and the Royal Theatres.

  • Seurasaari Open-Air Museum

    written by annegreat on 2010-04-04 #places
    Seurasaari Open-Air Museum

    Seurasaari is a small island next to the Helsinki city centre where visitors can experience Finland and is traditional colorful wooden houses at an open-air museum. But probably the thing you will remember most clearly is the encounter with a lot of crazy red squirrels.

  • More Post Grad Adventures at Lund University, Sweden

    written by lihooi on 2012-04-02 #places
    More Post Grad Adventures at Lund University, Sweden

    Being one of the most prestigious universities in Europe, Lund University was founded back in 1666. It is the second oldest university in Sweden after Uppsala University.

  • Vigeland Sculpture Park, Oslo

    written by lihooi on 2012-01-01 #places
    Vigeland Sculpture Park, Oslo

    The Vigeland Sculpture Park of Oslo covers an area of 75 acres. More than 200 sculptures are all modeled in full size by Norwegian sculptor Gustav Vigeland. The Vigeland Park is the world's largest sculpture park made by a single artist, and is open to visitors all year long.

  • Stavanger, Norway

    written by phoenix1206 on 2012-10-22 #places
    Stavanger, Norway

    Stavanger is a picturesque city in Norway, with its famous Gamle Stavanger, and also its beautiful cathedral. It is also very close to the famous Pulpit Rock.

  • Press Call Out: Scandinavia, Australia and New Zealand

    written by bgaluppo on 2015-03-25 #places
    Press Call Out: Scandinavia, Australia and New Zealand

    Ladies and gentlemen, it's no secret that without you, our website would never be possible. With that in mind, we're calling on all Lomographers (that's you) for a helping hand by giving us your expert opinions. In return, we're passing out Piggy Points to spend in our Online Shop. Kiwis, Aussies and Scandinavians, whether you're residents, dreamers or just big fans of these great places — everybody can contribute and everybody can win!