2016.08.31 - Svalbard - Day One - The Arrival - 18 photos

After a nice flight from Oslo, we landed in Longyearbyen and found or lodgings at Mary-Anns Polarrigg. Awesome place.

This is the view from the restaurant at the hotel.


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Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Summilux-M 1:1.4/21 ASPH.

This is what the hotel looks like from outside. It used to be the place where miners lived. But now with much of the mining gone, the barracks have been turned in to a hotel.


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Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Summilux-M 1:1.4/21 ASPH.

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Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Apo-Telyt-M 1:3.4/135

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Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Apo-Telyt-M 1:3.4/135

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Equipment: M Monochrom , Summilux-M 21mm f/1.4 ASPH.

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Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Apo-Telyt-M 1:3.4/135

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Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Apo-Telyt-M 1:3.4/135

Tags: svalbard industry black and white

Equipment: M Monochrom , Summilux-M 21mm f/1.4 ASPH.

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Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Apo-Telyt-M 1:3.4/135

Tags: svalbard industry

Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Apo-Telyt-M 1:3.4/135

Tags: svalbard eirik industry black and white

Equipment: M Monochrom , Summilux-M 21mm f/1.4 ASPH.

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Equipment: M Monochrom , Summilux-M 21mm f/1.4 ASPH.

Tags: svalbard mountains industry

Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Apo-Telyt-M 1:3.4/135

A part of the residential area in Longyearbyen.


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Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Apo-Telyt-M 1:3.4/135

Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Apo-Telyt-M 1:3.4/135

The colors, even if they are quite suttle, a striking as the scenery is so vast.


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Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Apo-Telyt-M 1:3.4/135

A panorama of most of Longyearbyen.


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Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Summilux-M 1:1.4/21 ASPH.

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Equipment: LEICA M (Typ 240) , Apo-Telyt-M 1:3.4/135

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