Aurora Borealis

Aurora Guide Benny's View in the Evening, in Vesterålen, Arctic Norway

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Aurora Guide Benny's View in the Evening, in Vesterålen, Arctic Norway

Aurora Guide Benny's View in the Evening, in Vesterålen, Arctic Norway

Aurora Guide Benny's View in the Evening, in Vesterålen, Arctic Norway

Magical Auroras in Colorful Vesterålen, Norway

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Aurora Magic, at Nyksund, Vesterålen, Northern part of Norway. Feb 2. 2019.

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Magical Auroras in Colorful Vesterålen, Norway

Magical Auroras in Colorful Vesterålen, Norway

The Hurtigruten Cruise - Witness the Aurora Borealis

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The title ‘world's most beautiful voyage’ has been given to the Hurtigruten cruise. When it comes to Norwegian Coastal Cruises, many people consider the Hurtigruten cruise the best for tourists to enjoy and understand the beautiful land of the midnight sun, Norway. 

The Hurtigruten Cruise - Witness the Aurora Borealis

Aurora Magic over Vesterålen, Northern Norway

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Aurora Magic, over Vesterålen, Northern Norway, March 2018. With shutterspeed under 1 sec, to 5 sec, at iso 2500 and aperture at f/2.8.

Aurora Magic over Vesterålen, Northern Norway. Photographer Benny Høynes

Aurora Magic over Vesterålen, Northern Norway. Photographer Benny Høynes

How to Photograph Northern Lights

by Benny Hoynes / Sep 14, 2017 /
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How to take photos of the beautiful northern lights.

 

I've shared some Northern Lights photos from Norway here on Wandering Educators, and was asked to share my photographic techniques.

 

Winter Postcard from Sortland, Northern Norway

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Winter scene from a mountain, looking at Sortland, Northern Norway. Photo Benny Høynes
From the mountain last night. My city, Sortland. Taken from mountain «urtind», just a couple of hours walk on the snow from my house. Wonderful, isn`t it? 

Epic Photos from Northern Norway

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A trip around where I live. All pics are under 30 min drive from my home, here in Sortland, Northern Norway.

Tree at Godfjord. Epic Photos from Northern Norway by Benny Høynes
Tree at Godfjord

The mountain Reka. Epic Photos from Northern Norway by Benny Høynes
The mountain Reka

Northern Lights: Top Tips for Iceland Photo Tours

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Seeing the Northern Lights (aurora borealis) is an extraordinary thing – the sky crackles, with undulating swathes of color dancing across the sky. Where best to see it? Iceland, of course! With its wide open areas, lack of trees, low city lights, and plenty of room to view the sky, this is one of the best places on the planet to view the Northern Lights. If you’re a photographer (like me!), there are specific tips you’ll need to know, to ensure the best photos possible.