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Memories

By jaktis  
Yesterday was one of the first images that I took on the trip and this is some of the last. I do know that it has nothing special in them. Returning back from Lofoten did I take the detour to the little village where I was born.
The dam, at least it was used as a dam many years ago when I spent the summers up there fishing in the little creek downstream the dam that has lost itīs function

Tags: Memories Photo journalism Emotional Childhood memories Landscape and travel

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Sahyadri 12 61 2 India
29 Jun 2008 7:10AM
This has an old world charm to it. I think you captured the memmories so very well. the composition is really good.

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29 Jun 2008 8:13AM
I always find it strange on returning home, Peter, something s are frozen in time and others gone completely, nice images, Adrian
photophantom 12 108 3 Philippines
29 Jun 2008 8:22AM
You captured your memories very well Peter. Priceless indeed.
Dennis
29 Jun 2008 8:57AM
Memories everywhere and everything always looks smaller than you thought they were Peter. The sky in V3 is something to sit and look at as you wander down memory lane.

Dougie
jaktis 16 84 Sweden
29 Jun 2008 8:59AM
Things are smaller now, or is it me that has another size lol

Peter
lonely_oryx 12 61 55 England
29 Jun 2008 10:36AM
Interesting set
piccy 13 8 Wales
29 Jun 2008 10:40AM
A lovely set.
Freda
sunshot 15 24 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2008 10:54AM
excellent set of shot peter

marc
mrswoolybill Plus
13 1.9k 2164 United Kingdom
29 Jun 2008 11:06AM
V1 for the magical colours in the water surface. These are the sort of shots that we take of places we know and love - no need for dramatic skies or foreground rocks, just quiet intimacy. Thanks for sharing your memories.
Moira
Portknockie 15 48 Scotland
29 Jun 2008 11:55AM
Hope it brings back great memories for you Peter

Don
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
29 Jun 2008 1:14PM
Looks like a lovely nostalgic trip Peter.
Ron
LuzDeNoche 11 2 France
29 Jun 2008 1:21PM
Wonderful sky in V3, Peter.
Lovely place.
Smile Lucy
chuckspics 13 14 United States
29 Jun 2008 1:56PM
Great shots especially the old barn, #2 says it all, if my little Swedish reading is right it says Welcome to Paut"rask, the old Swedish church that I was member off, the Ministers name was RASK< hope that it brought back fond memories, Chuck svensa poika, (spelling?)
29 Jun 2008 1:58PM
Looks as tho you've had a memorable trip, Peter.....Loved all the versions.....Smile

Cheers and have a fantastic day,
Suzan Smile
jaktis 16 84 Sweden
29 Jun 2008 2:46PM
Thank you for kind comments, it was just a thing I had to do when I had the opportunity. It must have been more than thirty years ago since my previous visit there, it is about 685 km from where I live

Peter
lostintime 12 13 5 Germany
29 Jun 2008 4:37PM
Wonderful colours in no. 1 and a great sky in no. 3, a lovely series.
Alex
29 Jun 2008 4:58PM
nice shots
whiteswan01 12 13 England
29 Jun 2008 6:51PM
superb set of images good to look back
Dawn
Hop-A-Long 13 52 1 England
29 Jun 2008 8:27PM
Good series of images.
Andy
Mikelane 12 1 Wales
30 Jun 2008 12:35PM
Great set of images peter, V4 for me well spotted regards
Mike
brownsilent 13 7 2 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2008 7:39PM
A nice place Peter - Scandinavia always attracted me, but I did not yet have the opportunity to visit.
Johanna
2 Jul 2008 10:32AM
Fab shots Peter, like the last one the best actually. The shed has a sort of secret about it. helen x
jaktis 16 84 Sweden
2 Jul 2008 11:28AM
It is the best picture but no 1 is most emotional for me, since it stans for all childhood memories. The shed in no4 did not have steel roof when we where there back in the sixties

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