Photo highlights from: Bergen, Norway
Bergen is a city and municipality in Hordaland on the west coast of Norway and is the second-largest city in Norway. The city centre and northern neighbourhoods are located on Byfjorden, “the city fjord”, and the city is surrounded by mountains. Bergen is known as the city among the seven mountains (Lyderhorn, Damsgårdsfjellet, Løvstakken, Ulriken, Fløyen, Rundemannen, and Sandviksfjellet)
Photo highlights from: Kvinnherad, Norway
All pictures are taken in Kvinnherad municipality in Vestland county which are located in the western part of Norway. It is located in the traditional district of Sunnhordland, along the Hardangerfjorden. The administrative centre of the municipality is Rosendal. The largest city is Husnes, with about 6,000 people living in or near the village. Other places are Dimmelsvik, Halsnøy, Hatlestrand, Herøysund, Løfallstrand, Matre, Sundal, Sunde, Uskedal, Utåker, Valen, Ænes, Ølve and Åkra. In the southern part of Kvinnherad you will find the typical fjord landscape of western Norway. The areas of Mauranger and Rosendal are said to have about the most beautiful fjord landscape of Hardanger as a whole: narrow fjords, wild water-falls, and the nearby Folgefonna, the third biggest glacier in Norway.
Quote of the day
All photographs are memento mori. To take a photograph is to participate in another person’s (or thing’s) mortality, vulnerability, mutability. Precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time’s relentless melt.