April 2, 2012 Harald Vaagan No comments exist

People in Norway were getting ready for early spring but King winter had other plans. These trucks created long lines on E.39 between Orkdal and Kyrsæterøra @ Høgkjølen around 5 this afternoon. A couple of newspapers used my pictures on their websites:) www.avisa-st.no www.adressa.no

March 23, 2012 Harald Vaagan No comments exist

I recently got my hands on a couple of circular polarizers for my lenses and wanted to test it out on a sunset. So here’s a Time Lapse video made with the Canon 60d and the 18-135mm kit lens + the Circular polarizers from Hoya. I’m still working on trying to find the best shooting…

March 23, 2012 Harald Vaagan No comments exist

The chocolate massage I was looking forward to, turned in to chocolate scent massage instead. Disappointed? Me? No! My neck and my back hasn’t really caused me too many problems lately, but after my ski trip to Mammoth Mountain I felt  I could use a little massage, and my appointment was conveniently right after I…

March 18, 2012 Harald Vaagan No comments exist

Here’s another Time Lapse video from whereisharald.com I was curios about shooting waves rolling on to the beach, so I made a trip down to Balboa Pier in Newport Beach. There I shot enough pictures for about 11 seconds of film.  This is also shot without any polarizer, but cropped into 16×9 and a little…

March 16, 2012 Harald Vaagan No comments exist

Mammoth Mountain and all other ski resorts in Northern America has been hitting some rough times finically. And with last years record snow level (@ Mammoth )  in mind, it just puts things in perspective when the snow level this year is as its lowest. As a Mammoth Mountain season pass holder you get updates…

March 16, 2012 Harald Vaagan No comments exist

We got some great gift cards for christmas and now’s the time to use ’em. So my girlfriend says, ” do you want to be massaged by a man or female? ”  my answer,  “I’m preeettyy sure I don’t want a man to put chocolate on me” Next friday it is and we’ll keep you…

March 16, 2012 Harald Vaagan No comments exist

Walking around Balboa Island is something I really enjoy, and earlier tonight I went down there for sunset:) The fog created some wonderful colors at sunset.  Balboa after sunset

March 16, 2012 Harald Vaagan No comments exist

In my latest Time Lapse video I tried to shoot the clouds rolling over the sky. It started off pretty foggy and at one point I was ready to leave, but I had faith that the wind would turn around so that I could get my shots. This was also the first shoot I had…

March 13, 2012 Harald Vaagan No comments exist

Where is Harald from?  Norway!!   Nooo wayyyy !! sounds about the same:) I grew up in a small village called Hellandsjøen, Hellandsjøen is also the place where my great grandfather started our family business in 1919.  My dad was born in the loft above the store. And after living there for a couple years…