The Island Røst – Lofoten


A lot of kittiwakes (Black-legged kittiwake – Rissa tridactyla) nesting on the houses. From my trip this summer to Lofoten and Vesterålen.
My contribution to: “The Weekend In B&W”  – “Black And White Wednesdays” – “Wild Bird Wednesday” – “The BIRD D’pot”

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54 comments on “The Island Røst – Lofoten”

  1. Such a lovely photo and look at all those kittiwakes! 🙂

  2. Et meget spændende billede, Hans.
    Mange hilsner,
    Hanna

  3. Please please more pictures from Lofoten 🙂 , for about five years I spent one week in Reine, the most beautiful town of the world with the outstanding breathtaking landscape 🙂 🙂

  4. Vakkert! Det er slike bilder som får en til å angre på at en aldri kom lenger enn til Å.

    • Jeg er enig med Rune! Vakkert bilde, Hans. Det var så glohett I Norge denne sommeren at jeg ikke kom lenger enn til Hvaler..

  5. Beautiful photo HAns, are you having a good trip?

  6. Vakkert.
    Klem.

  7. Beautiful scene! Perfect in b&w.

  8. Great photo. That must be a noisy place!

  9. Looks like a rough and beautiful area.

  10. looks like a very remote place

    Mollyxxx

  11. Flott bilde! Kan ikke legge skjul på at Lofoten er et reisemål jeg drømmer om.

  12. What a place to visit.

  13. Flott bilde! Røst er ein vakker stad!

  14. Wonderful composition.

  15. Gorgeous. I wish I could be right there, now.

  16. Loved various shades of greys and the depth of this grand shot!
    http://amitaag.blogspot.in/2014/07/infinite.html

  17. I like this place, wonderful gray!

  18. Beautiful B & W

  19. Beautiful shot. It reminds me of fishing villages in New England. I’m heading there in a few weeks. Hope I can catch an image as good as this one.

  20. Nydelig bilde av Røst. Der har jeg aldri vært, men har ønsket å dra dit mange ganger, men kansje en dag får jeg det til.(eks-svigerinnen min bodde der i 8år, så da hadde jeg ekstra mulighet)
    Fiskebildene mine er fra Vestlandet!
    Ha en flott og herlig sommer der du er!

  21. Å, jeg nyter! En plass jeg gjerne skulle ha besøkt!

  22. birds all over the place. 🙂 It is a very beautiful image. 🙂

  23. Vackert fotografi med en otrolig skärpa. 🙂

  24. Thanks for sharing such a fastidious thinking, post is fastidious, thats why i have
    read it fully

  25. A wonderful scene!

  26. very nice location 🙂

  27. Wonderful photo of a wonderful place! No clouds and sunshine … Lofoten on the sunny side… perfect!

  28. Looks like a nice quiet spot – but a lot of bird ‘stuff’.

  29. Vacker bild! Jag var på Lofoten för 30 år sedan. 🙂

  30. Helt klart en enorm til sjarme ved et slikt fiskevær, fotomotiver så en kan gå helt ad Dundas!

    Lekkert i sort hvitt også, men sikkert fått mange bilder i det hærlige sommerværet vi har vært velsignet med 🙂

  31. I’ve read on the Texas Birding Association site that they’ve been seen here in Coastal Texas…but I’ve yet to photograph one. Lucky you.

    Thanks for linking up this weekend at the Bird D’Pot!

  32. a very interesting photo and wonderful to observe the birdlife there. I keep forgetting to try black and white.

  33. that’s neat, hans.

  34. What a beautiful place!

  35. Excellent shot. I love the whole composition.

  36. The whole scene is wonderful!

  37. Lofoten – A place I would love to visit. Even more so now.

  38. Interesting scenery — beautiful in b&w.

  39. Wonderful in B&W. I’ve always wanted to visit Norway … someday!!!

  40. What a wonderful shot.

  41. Love the way yo have edited this shot into B & W.

  42. Creative BW shot ~ love the the building and all of it ~ thanks

    artmusedog and carol (A Creative Harbor)

  43. Looks like a beautiful and interesting place. Love the B&W.

  44. Fabulous photo, Beautiful place Hans!

  45. Stemningsfullt! Ein tur nordover står absolutt på ynskjelista mi, vakkert landskap for to og firbeinte, fugl og fisk 🙂
    God helg.
    Marieklem

  46. Nice composition. Well done


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