Northern Lights in early fall, Ballangen, Norway

Aurora borealis in Kvaløya

Chasing Northern Lights is always an exciting thing to do. First: Look out the window… Are the a lot of clouds? Or do we have a clear sky? The effects on solar winds produce auroras at 80 to 150 km, so low hanging clouds make it impossible to see them, even if they are there.But even if the sky clears up, northern lights aren’t granted for…

This evening, we had been lucky!

Northern Lights

Photos taken in Northern Norway, late August and Septembre 2015 around Tromsø, Alta, Lakselv…

Northern lights near Ersforden

We have been lucky with the Northern Lights.

The first 4 photos have been taken a day before full moon, the last 3 a few dayys earlier on the road to Sommaroya with views to the mountains illuminated by street lights of Ersfordbotn.