Photographer's Note

Bugøynes (in Finnish Pykeija) is a fishing community in the very most northeastern tip of Norway, in the municipality of Sør-Varanger in the province of Finnmark, situated by the Varanger Fjord (Varangerfjorden in Norwegian) which is a vast bay off the Barents Sea (a part of the Arctic Ocean), near the border with Russia. The village is situated some 500 km (300 miles) north of the Arctic Circle, with nearly 230 inhabitants.

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  • Copyright: Christoffer Nilsson (osovega) (20)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2010-11-07
  • Exposure: f/10.0, 1/400 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2011-01-09 7:26
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