Category : Blog

Svalbard Winter 2013
13:50 , April 17, 2013
Posted in: Blog

As one of the most experienced suppliers of photo trips to Svalbard it seemed natural that WildPhoto Travel was the preferred partner when Nikon Norway and Interfoto went on teambuilding trip to the islands. The fact that I am a Nikon ambassador might also have played a small part, but still we pushed ourselves to [...]

13:21 , April 12, 2013
Posted in: Blog, Smøla

GREAT WINTER PHOTO WORKSHOP WITH EAGLES AND SEABIRDS Welcome to wildlife photo workshops at Smøla (Norway) 23-26.01 and 30.01-02.02 2014. During these days you will get good opportunities to photograph White-tailed eagles (from hide and boat), seabirds, ducks and maybe also some whales (Orcas). The light on this time of the year might also be [...]

Trip report Galapagos 2012
16:08 , December 13, 2012
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Trip report from Galapagos 23.04-03.05 2012, written by Roy Mangersnes.   Day 1 Arriving from Quito to Baltra in the Galapagos we were all excited to see what the expedition would bring. With 16 passengers, two zodiacs and a crew of 8, the boat that will be our home for the next 11 days seem [...]

Svalbard #3 2014
14:25 , August 13, 2012
Posted in: Blog, Svalbard 2014

4 – 14 AUGUST, ALL SPOTS RESERVED We invite you to join us on this exciting 10 days photo expedition to Svalbard in August 2014, specially arranged for nature photography enthusiasts. Naturfokus will be chartering  the entire ship, M/S ORIGO, during the period of 4 – 14 AUGUST 2014. This expedition offers many advantages for [...]

Svalbard #2 2014
14:04 , August 13, 2012
Posted in: Blog, Svalbard 2014

25 JULY – 4 AUGUST, SOLD OUT We invite you to join us on this exciting 10 days photo expedition to Svalbard in July/August 2014, specially arranged for nature photography enthusiasts. Naturfokus will be chartering  the entire ship, M/S ORIGO, during the period of 25 JULY – 4 AUGUST 2014. This expedition offers many advantages [...]

Svalbard #1 - 2014
13:28 , August 13, 2012
Posted in: Blog, Svalbard 2014

15 – 25 JULY 2014 ALL SPOTS RESERVED We invite you to join us on this exciting 10 days photo expedition to Svalbard, specially arranged for nature photography enthusiasts. Naturfokus will be chartering  the entire ship, M/S ORIGO, during the period of 15 – 25 JULY 2014. This expedition offers many advantages for photographers, when [...]

An evening with the Red Helleborine
10:33 , July 11, 2012
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Last week I had my greatest evening as a “flower photographer”. Usually I photograph wildlife, but for some reason I really like to photograph wild orchids. Last year we started to plan a trip for the most rare and beautiful orchids in Norway – the Red Helleborine (Cephalanthera rubra) which are growing only a few [...]

Nikon D800 high ISO
23:43 , April 20, 2012
Posted in: Blog, Camera reviews

Many photographers have asked me about how the new Nikon D800 is performing at high ISO-settings. With an impressive image sensor of 36 MP I was expecting this camera to be not that good on settings above ISO 2500, but the tests and “real life” photography I’ve done so far is better than I’ve ever [...]

Spring flowers
08:39 , March 26, 2012
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Yesterday we had some great spring weather and I started my spring flower photography. The light was magic, but I had just a few minutes of photography, so I had to work fast. To speed up my photographed I handheld the camera and used my two small Nikon macro flashes with continuos light (not as [...]

Nyungwe 2012
10:47 , March 22, 2012
Posted in: Blog, Nyungwe

After three fantastic days with the gorillas (read blog HERE) I had some time to test out the photo opportunities in Nyungwe and Akagera. These destinations are unknown by most photographers, but within a few years, they will become much more popular. Nyungwe especially, is one of Africa’s hidden natural wonders, and is highly recommended [...]