It is again the time of the year to wish all our friends and visitors Merry Christmas. Thank you so much for sharing this year with us!
I took my new camera on a photowalk earlier this week to practice its basic functions. I had already scanned the 342-page manual a few times, and now it was time to put the theory into practice. Besides the camera, I quite enjoyed the perfect winter atmosphere of the Helsinki coast/harbor.
I have been studying photography since the fall of 2022 at the adult education centers in the Helsinki metropolitan area and at the Helsinki Summer University. The courses continue this fall in 2023. Below are pictures from a three-day course on “Landscape Photography in Suomenlinna” during the autumn of 2023. During the course, we went
Strömberginkoski is a small waterfall in the Mätäjoki River flowing through the district of Pitäjänmäki in north-western Helsinki. The fall is located in the Strömberg park area, south of Strömbergintie road. In the fall, the water drops about 3 meters over an almost vertical rock cliff. The place offers a peaceful resting place for busy
Finally spring has arrived. Should you ever visit Helsinki, Kauppatori is a must! It is one of the most significant marketplaces in Helsinki, Finland. It is located on the southern edge of the historic center, at the bottom of South Harbor Bay. Though over the years it has lost is significancy as a food ‘store’ for
Espoon Rantaraitti is a unique recreational and outdoor route that follows Espoo’s waterfront coastline. The route runs almost continuously from the border of Helsinki to the border of Espoo and Kirkkonummi, covering a distance of over 40 kilometers. The route is developed further despite opposition from landowners.