northern lights

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

A Magic Aurora Dance

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28 March, 2019. Was driving, so I just stopped my car and jumped out. It was at 20.30 in the evening. 

A Magic Aurora Dance

This video was taken from Sortland city, and the lights in the distance are Blokken, Sortland. Was -5°C

 

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

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

Hunting Northern Lights Above the Arctic Circle: Local Experts Guide You There

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Dec 15, 2017 /
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Have you always dreamed of finding and photographing Northern Lights, especially above the Artic Circle? Perhaps you've loved the articles by our Northern Norway Editor, Benny Høynes, including his guide to photographing Northern Lights? Now you can learn from and watch northern lights with him!

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.

 

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. 

Aurora season is on!

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Aurora season is on!

This is incredible! From Stamnes and Vidbukt, Sortland, Vesterålen, Norway, Oct 2015

Incredible auroras from Stamnes, Sortland, Norway, Oct 2015. Photographer Benny Høynes

Incredible auroras from Stamnes, Sortland, Norway, Oct 2015. Photographer Benny Høynes