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Originally from the UK, I am currently living with Spiderbaby in the sub-arctic city of Umeå in the north of Sweden.

Currently I am working part-time on a research project at Norrlands universitetssjukhus while studying Swedish. In addition I am trying to make my photography hobby pay by making some of my images available to buy from twenty20 or from me directly.

There are now over ten years of photographs on my blog! It all started with a photograph I took on the 1st of May 2004... It's been a wonderful journey, thank you all who have shared it with me, and made this blogging community one I keep coming back to!

Interesting things I read recently:

"Only one in five people born [in the UK] since 1975 believes in God".
Source: Prof David Voas, University of Essex

"For every dollar invested in the Human Genome project, $141 was returned to the US economy". Francis Collins, NIH
Source: New Scientist 27 July 2013.

I am Pavlovs_dog on PSN and would be happy to link up with PS3-owning mobloggers : )

Too Much Information: The first album I ever bought was the Fraggle Rock soundtrack. Pretty cool, eh? I was only 16 : )





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First aurora of the year

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It should be a good year for aurora. I'm disappointed with these shots though. I set the focus to infinite but the stars are quite out of focus. Perhaps because of the twinkling of the stars and the 10-20 second exposure length? Possibly I should have a narrower aperture and longer exposure? Any tips?
12th Sep 2014, 23:27   | tags:,,comments (4)

Sweden's High Coast - Ulvön

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Sweden's High Coast - Skuleberget

Freyja's 2nd birthday

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Freyja is 2 today! However, her actual party will be next week as some of her friends are on holiday.

We had a lovely day, and would like to say a quick thank you to everyone who sent cards, gifts and messages!
1st Aug 2014, 19:38   | tags:,,comments (4)

Sweden's national day 2014

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This year we went to see some cows released into a field.

No, really. It's a thing you can do here.

Stockholm - June 2014

6th Jun 2014, 22:33   | tags:,,comments (1)

Norrmjöle beach with Spiderbaby's parents

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Painted eggs - Easter 2014

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This year we painted some eggs! Freyja's is second panel top right :-)
23rd Apr 2014, 21:18   | tags:,comments (6)