Saltoluokta Sunset,Lappland, Sweden.
The first 14 images in this portfolio were taken while on assignment to retrace 1732 travels in Lappland by Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus.
Kvikkjokk, Lappland, Sweden.
Vallevarre, Lappland, Sweden.
On Vallevarre mountain Linneaus observed arctic flora for the first time.
Linnea Borealis - Twinflower, Sweden.
Linnaeus named this beautiful but inconspicuous little flower after himself .
Nikkaluokta, Lappland, Sweden.
Fireweed, Tjåmotis, Lappland, Sweden.
Sarek Range, Lappland, Sweden.
Sarek is part of the Lapponia World Heritage Site, one of the largest wildernesses in Europe
Reindeer, Riksgränsen, Lappland, Sweden
Reindeer X 4, Lappland, Sweden.
I took four images of this beautiful reindeer running and merged them in Photoshop. I do not do this kind of manipulation without disclosing it.
Torneträsk, Lappland, Sweden.
Linnaeus walked along this beautiful lake as he was crossing the mountains into Norway.
North of Fauske, Norway.
Crossing to Rörstad, Norway.
Borgund Stave Church, Norway.
Blue Bells, Norway.
Urnes Stave Curch, Norway.
Korpamoen, Småland, Sweden.
Scenes from "Utvandrarna" - "The Emmigrants", the movie based on Vilhelm Moberg's epic, were filmed here.
Svinabäcksbron, Skåne, Sweden.
Linnaeus crossed this bridge as he crossed the border between Småland and Skåne during his travels in this part of Sweden.
Primula Veris, Gullviva - Cow's Lip, Sweden.
Beech Forest, Skåne, Sweden.
Ängsippa, Skåne, Sweden.
Rape Seed, Skåne, Sweden.
Roadside Flowers, Skåne,Sweden.
Sandhammaren, Skåne, Sweden.
Osprey with perch, Sweden.
Tällberg is a beautiful village on Lake Siljan in Dalarna. Tällberg has been very successful in maintaining a very authentic look by enforcing strict building codes
Tällberg, Dalarna, Sweden.
Sundborn village in Dalarna is the village where Carl Larson's home is located.
Strandvägen, Stockholm, Sweden.
Kronobageriet, Stockholm, Sweden.
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