Daniel Ewald, landscape architect MNLA

Meteors in the North

Northern lights and a passing meteor as captured by photographer Ole Christian Salomonsen

At our final night in Sortland we gathered and lit a bonfire on the camping site we were staying, sharing our impressions of the visit to Northern Norway, stories and a few beers. Suddenly, a huge, green fireball lit up the arctic sky, adding to the already vast number of experiences in such a short timespan. While we didn’t get a chance to capture pictures of the meteor, elsewhere the photographer Ole Christian Salmonsen did – a once in a lifetime sight. An article about the event can be read on NRK here.

At the NLA autumn conferance in Tromsø the next day, the very same photographer presented this along with his stunning videos of northern lights captured at various locations in the arctic regions.

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BIM for landskap


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