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Yökuva

"The" season has begun! I aimed to get a shot of the milky way, but the moon didn't want that to happen and was shining very bright. However, thanks to the sun, I got to see the first glimpses of the aurora this autumn.
“The” season has begun! I aimed to get a shot of the milky way, but the moon didn’t want that to happen and was shining very bright. However, thanks to the sun, I got to see the first glimpses of the aurora this autumn.

During the past weeks I have been giving myself a very generous break from anything that’s remotely related to work. Continue reading Yökuva

Solar Storm

Me marveling at the aurora borealis under the star sky.
Me marveling at the aurora borealis under the star sky.

Today I break my 1 image/post rule again, just because I know how much you guys like photographs of the aurora borealis. The aurora was exceptionally active tonight, which resulted in a beautifully lit night sky, regardless of the light pollution. More images after the break.  Continue reading Solar Storm

Windy nights

Stars, northern lights, and a giant flashing light during the night in Öjen/Vaasa

Last week I destroyed my right shoulder in a bike crash, but when I heard of possible northern lights yesterday evening, I decided to ignore the cloudy forecast and the aching shoulder and ventured out to Öjen to get a new view of the not-so-new-anymore wind power plant against the night sky. Continue reading Windy nights