Category : Trip Reports

Trip report Svalbard 2013 #2
16:09 , August 19, 2013
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Our late July expedition to Svalbard has become a classic, and we were really looking forward to this trip. The conditions were very good with ice almost at the same latitude as during our June expedition. Several of our returning clients were on this trip as well as many fresh names from 6 different nations. [...]

Trip report Svalbard 2013 #1
16:23 , June 26, 2013
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Based on our experience with the changing ice conditions in the last three years we felt quit confident when we released an “ice-lovers” expeditions, starting the first week of June. As expected the conditions were perfect for our trip with open water as far north as we usually see in mid July. The trip was [...]

Svalbard 2012 #1
07:51 , August 22, 2012
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This is the trip report from the Naturfokus expedition to Svalbard 15-25/7 2012. I was the expedition leader for a group of twelve Russian photographers, together with my staff Martin, Mike and Roy. Roy Mangersnes will be the photo leader for the next 15-25/7 2013 expedition, and I have included five of his images in [...]

Nyungwe 2012
10:47 , March 22, 2012
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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 [...]

New Zealand #1
10:18 , March 11, 2012
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This is the first trip report from the photo expedition in November 2011 to New-Zealand, four sub-antarctic islands and Tasmania. Day 1 – 15.11.2011 After a long flight from Oslo to New Zealand, we arrive at Christchurch on the South Island. This city, in the past year, has been plagued by two large earthquakes, and [...]

Rwanda 2012
00:24 , March 9, 2012

Below is the first blog posting from the photo safari to Rwanda in February 2012. If you would like to read more information about similar photo safaris to Rwanda you can go HERE.   Day 1 – 17.02.2012 Eight photographers, seven from Norway and one from Denmark connected in the evening at Kigali airport. After [...]

Masai Mara 2011 #2
09:21 , October 27, 2011

Here’s the second trip report from this autumn’s two photo safaris to Masai Mara in Kenya. This safari was from 6–12 September 2011.   Day 1 – 07.09.2011 Group # 2 with 9 photographers (7 from Norway and 2 from UK) arrived Masai Mara around 11:00. After meeting the guides and drivers, we headed to [...]

Masai Mara 2011 #1
16:08 , October 6, 2011

This is the first trip report from this autumn’s two photo safaris to Masai Mara in Kenya. The first safari was from 1–7 September 2011.   Day 1 – 02.09.2011 The first group of eight Norwegian photographers and I arrived at Masai Mara via a small aircraft at 09:00. We met our local Masai guides [...]

Svalbard #2 2011
09:28 , August 24, 2011
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Here’s the second trip report (9–19/8 2011) of the two photo expeditions to Svalbard this summer.   Day 1 – 09.08.2011 At 16:00 we were ready for departure and this time we sailed on board the M/S Stockholm. The 12 participants included four photographers from Spain, two from Austria and six from Norway. We sailed [...]

Svalbard #1 2011
19:46 , August 8, 2011

Here’s the first trip report (22/7-1/8 2011) of the two photo expeditions to Svalbard this summer.   Day 1 – 22.07.2011 16:00 it was time to board our ship, the M/S Origo for our first photo expedition to Svalbard this summer. For the first time I had only 12 participants on this ship, instead of [...]