Photographer Harald Albrigtsen experienced what many northern light-photographers can only dream of! The photographer, who was filming a video for Norwegian public television (NRK) at the time, observed two humpback whales swimming under the bright..
Topic: Northern Lights
Richard Gottardo, a Calgary-based photographer, spent months in the Rocky Mountains hunting and photographing northern lights. Now, 2 years and 6,500+ photos later, Gottardo has combined his beautiful images into this dazzling new 3-minute time-lapse short film,..
Quite possibly the most beautiful footage of Aurora Borealis you’ve ever seen! Photographer Lorenzo Montezemolo has captured this gorgeous time-lapse footage of Aurora Borealis over Senja Island, Norway. Senja is often referred to as “Norway in miniature”,..
Based in Finland, Joni Niemelä is a Fine Art Nature Photographer who captures the astonishingly beautiful and awe-inspiring of norther lights. Below is a collections of some of the shots he took between 2013 to 2015 Niemelä..
Auroras usually occur high above the clouds. The auroral glow is created when fast-moving particles ejected from the Sun impact the Earth’s magnetosphere, from which charged particles spiral along the Earth’s magnetic field to strike atoms and molecules high in..
(Credit: Trond Kristiansen/Flickr) Did you get a chance to see the Northern Lights on display in the northern parts of our viewing area? The northern lights will continue appearing across parts of the contiguous U.S. this week,..
LA based Photographer Joe Capra traveled to Greenland and Iceland to shoot 10 nights of the arctic Aurora. Not only was the aurora absolutely stunning, but the landscape is equally beautiful. Joe said that all the footage..
On the night of Oct. 8, 2015, a photographer in Harstad, Norway captured this image of the dancing northern lights. Auroras are created when fast-moving, magnetic solar material strikes Earth’s magnetic bubble, the magnetosphere. This..
Solar maximum or solar max is a normal period of greatest solar activity in the 11 year solar cycle of the Sun. During solar maximum, large numbers of sunspots appear and the sun’s irradiance output grows by about 0.07%. Photographer Henry Jun Wah Lee visited..
Scientists at KTH and in the UK have opened up a whole new understanding of how dark recesses are formed inside Earth’s aurora borealis. While our understanding of how the aurora’s shimmering curtains of colour..