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Longyearbyen - the largest settlement and the administrative center of Svalbard has about 2000 inhabitants. The town is located in the valley of Longyeardalen and on the shore of Adventfjorden, a bay of Isfjorden (west coast of Spitsbergen). The town was established 1906 by and named after John Munroe Longyear, whose Arctic Coal Company started coal mining in this year.

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Comments (76)

digipic on January 8, 2013


... for more than 10.000 views !

herba on January 30, 2013

Sehr schön in Szene gesetzt, Rainer !

Erst vor kurzem kam ein schöner Film über Spitzbergen. Gleich musste ich an Deine schönen Bilder denken !

VieLe Grüße sendet Dir herba

Dominique Rolland ✩☂ on March 14, 2013

Merveilleuse et belle photographie


digipic on March 14, 2013

Thank you very much Domi for kind compliment !

Best Greetings to France, Rainer

digipic on March 14, 2013

Herzlichen Dank auch herba für's vorbei schauen und Dein Lob!

Viele Grüße, Rainer

Buts Yuri on March 15, 2013

Very nice view, good composition. LIKE 34! Greetings from Ukraine! Yuri.

digipic on March 15, 2013

Thank you Yuri for kind comment and Like!

Best Greetings to Ukraine, Rainer

Bartolomeo Gorgoglio… on March 18, 2013

Marvelous composition of very attractive colours! Like and fav!!!...and your gallery added between my favorites!!! See you again!!!

digipic on March 18, 2013

Thank you Bartolomeo Gorgoglio for visting my gallery and the compliments!

See you, Rainer

kovi53 on March 26, 2013

Dear Rainer!

Very nice scenery and composition, beautiful colors. I like it! Thank you for your visit and kind words.

Best wishes from Budapest, Viktor

digipic on April 9, 2013

Thank you Viktor for visit, kind words and Like!

Best Greetings to Budapest, Rainer

Tomros on April 13, 2013

I remember this one too!

Wonderful view! great colours!

Like 38.

Greetings, Tomas

digipic on April 13, 2013

Thank you Tomas!

Best Greetings to Toronto, Rainer

Lemonio on May 19, 2013

Nice photo like

digipic on May 25, 2013

Thank you Lemonio for kind comment and like!

Best Greetings, Rainer

Petr Chudoba on October 30, 2013

Typical color palette in the north, well composed and captured. Like. Friendly greetings, Petr

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on July 1, 2012
  • Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works
    by digipic
    • Camera: Canon EOS 50D
    • Taken on 2011/06/19 09:25:38
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/160)
    • Focal Length: 59.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/7.100
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash