Norway: Legends of the Sami and a Search for a New Year

Unexpected friendships in search of the same If I could summarize the our honeymoon with just a few words, I’d say: silence, balance, loss, beauty, and awe. The minute we left Connecticut to fly to Norway, we were faced with unexpected challenges and received the equal in unexpected kindness. Upon arrival, we were constantly reminded that as […]

Norway: Silence, Winter

As a teenager, I had a study room with a large, wooden desk. I would write there. On weekends, I remember working on drawings and paintings, absorbing the silence of the big house surrounded by trees. I remember the winter months, not for the holidays or for snow activities, but for the silence of the […]

Norway: The Hunt for the Aurora

How to photograph the aurora DSLR camera is preferred. Camera requirement: big sensor (ex: ILC). Tripod and ball head on the tripod are highly recommended with a shutter release cable so that you’re not pushing the button in the cold, and so that you can easily set up anywhere as the lights follow no pattern for showing up. Many photographers […]