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Moonlight over the Gulf of Finland

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Moonlight over the Gulf of Finland

“I love borders. August is the border between summer and autumn; it is the most beautiful month I know. Twilight is the border between day and night, and the shore is the border between sea and land. The border is longing: when both have fallen in love but still haven’t said anything.”
                                                            —- Tove Janssonphoto by Risto Puranen

“I love borders. August is the border between summer and autumn; it is the most beautiful month I know. Twilight is the border between day and night, and the shore is the border between sea and land. The border is longing: when both have fallen in love but still haven’t said anything.”

                                                            —- Tove Jansson

photo by Risto Puranen

Helsinkiphoto by raido_uruz flickr

Helsinki


photo by raido_uruz flickr

SotapäiväkirjaWar diary with hole from bullet or schrapnelJalkaväkirykmentti 35Infantry regiment 35
photo credit: Kaisa Rau

Sotapäiväkirja
War diary with hole from bullet or schrapnel

Jalkaväkirykmentti 35
Infantry regiment 35

photo credit: Kaisa Rau

A lonely Whooper Swan takes a break during its autumn migration in Aittojärvi, Suomussalmi Finland
photo by K. Ilkka Suoniemi

A lonely Whooper Swan takes a break during its autumn migration in Aittojärvi, Suomussalmi Finland


photo by K. Ilkka Suoniemi

Pectoral CrossThe House of FabergéFinnish workmaster Erik August Kollinca 1885photo credit: Sotheby’s New York

Pectoral Cross
The House of Fabergé
Finnish workmaster Erik August Kollin
ca 1885

photo credit: Sotheby’s New York

The Way of the Fire
Wintersun
Irving Plaza, NYC
Elokuu 2013

Misty parkTampere
photo by Antti-Jussi Liikala

Misty park
Tampere


photo by Antti-Jussi Liikala

Elina kehrää pellavaaElina spins flaxAlina Lempinen karstaa lepereitä tyttärensä Elinan kehrättäväksi Karvasalmen Puomalan mökillä v. 1928 Alina Lempinen brushes flax for her daughter Elina at Puomala cottage in Karvasalmi (Lapinlahti)in 1928.photo and note by Jarmo Ollikainen

Elina kehrää pellavaa
Elina spins flax

Alina Lempinen karstaa lepereitä tyttärensä Elinan kehrättäväksi Karvasalmen Puomalan mökillä v. 1928
Alina Lempinen brushes flax for her daughter Elina at Puomala cottage in Karvasalmi (Lapinlahti)in 1928.

photo and note by Jarmo Ollikainen