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Jon Leirdal
Works at Steria
Attended Aure Barne og Ungdomsskule
Lives in Drøbak, Norway
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English-speaking search on weird things for each country.
 
Interessant. Engelsktalende lurer altså mest på hva det koster å studere i Norge...
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Oslo this morning
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A few days ago I managed to get a photo of a meteor exploding in Norway http://leirdal.net/blog/archives/1925-shooting-star-going-boom.html
About a week ago, some friends and I went on a cabin trip into the Norwegian mountains. Among else we wanted to try our hand on night photography. We had planned this trip for months, and brought a...
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While playing around with my macro lens I spotted a flock of aphids being maintained by a few ants. They were milking their aphids and protected them from a few ladybugs that tried to get to them. PS: All these photos have been flipped 180 degrees. The…
While playing around with my macro lens I spotted a flock of aphids being maintained by a few ants. They were milking their aphids and protected them from a few ladybugs that tried to get to them. PS: All these photos have been flipped 180 degrees. The aphids were on the underside of the leaves.
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Wildlife photography is something I just dabble in when I get the chance.
Wildlife photography is something I just dabble in when I get the chance.
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Wildlife photography is something I just dabble in when I get the chance.
Wildlife photography is something I just dabble in when I get the chance.
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Some photos from Kiev, Ukraine. All taken on my iphone 
As a consultant I happen sometimes to travel on behalf of clients, and this week I have been in Kiev, Ukraine. The country has been very present in the news lately, but I found it to be a very nice city. Always when I am somewhere I bring my camera, but this time I thought I should share some ...
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Ant and aphids
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Two of this summers macros - ant and aphids
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I am trying to become a better macro photographer, it something that you can easily do even at home. But to do it well is something else, I am not there yet.
I am trying to become a better macro photographer, it something that you can easily do even at home. But to do it well is something else, I am not there yet.
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Some things in photography never gets old. To create beautiful and interesting photos of people is both interesting and demanding.
Some things in photography never gets old. To create beautiful and interesting photos of people is both interesting and demanding.
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Senior Consultant
Employment
  • Steria
    Senior Consultant, 2013 - present
  • NSA (Norske systemsarkitekter)
    Mobile devices and applications evangelist (?), 2011 - 2012
  • Computas
  • ErgoGroup
  • ErgoSolutions
  • Storebrand Bank
  • Storebrand
  • Cinet AS
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Drøbak, Norway
Previously
Asker, Norway - Aure, Norway - Sykkulven, Norway - Orkanger, Norway (while a student) - Trondheim, Norway (while a student)
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Introduction
An above curious man from Norway, very interested in everything science and technology. You might find that I am kind of interested in photography and design as well. 
Education
  • Aure Barne og Ungdomsskule
    1977 - 1986
  • Aure vidaregåande skule
    1986 - 1988
  • Orkdal videregående skole
    1988 - 1990
  • NTH/NTNU
    1991 - 1996
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Clean water is a science
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Last Monday Oslo Kamera Klubb visited Oset renseanlegg in Oslo. Oslo Kommune wants to showcase some of their environmental issues and respon

Oslo Kamera Klubb on Gressholmen
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Another photo excursion arranged by Oslo Kamera Klubb has increased the number of photos in my archive yet again. On this trip we travelled

The Google+ Project
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The Google+ project makes sharing online more like sharing in real life.

The Joy of Tech comic... How Siri *really* works.
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The Joy of Tech... the comic about pop culture and technology, by Nitrozac and Snaggy!

DOGHOUSE | Siri
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Siri. Excited to see what's next for Siri. Submit Transcript. Name. E-mail. What is one minus two? (required). Some XHTML Allowed. Poste

Seagulls on a black sea
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While out photographing white tail eagles last weekend together with my friend Jon, we had some time in between the eagles. Our guide, Ole-M

Ole Martin and the sea gulls
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The third post from my recent trip to Flatanger (after the white tail eagles and the sea gulls on a black sea) is about the great fun we ha

Aker Brygge and Macro photography | The Leirdal Blog
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3 black and white photos from Aker Brygge, Oslo, Norway and one macro of a scene created from paper.

Scenic Norway - The Atlantic Ocean Road | The Leirdal Blog
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The West coast of Norway have several sights. The Atlantic Ocean Road is ranked among the top most scenic pieces of road in the world.

ND filters | The Leirdal Blog
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ND filters (Neutral Density filters) are a funny toy/tool in a photographers photo-bag that allows you to use a long shutter also during day

It's hard to take good macro images | The Leirdal Blog
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Macro images of flies and flowers on a summers day in Norway

Street art in Oslo | The Leirdal Blog
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Last weekend I had a walk in Oslo, while discovering new areas of the city we passed a place called Blå (=blue). This a group of buildings t

Another photowalk with Oslo Kamera Klubb | The Leirdal Blog
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So, last Tuesday I joined in another photowalk with Oslo Kamera Klubb. This time we walked along the river and an area where there used to a

Oslo Photowalk
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Photowalks in Oslo, Norway

Photowalk in Oslo with Oslo Kamera Klubb | The Leirdal Blog
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I recently joined Oslo Kamera Klubb and have tried to take part in one of their weekly photo-walks for a few weeks now. Yesterday I finally

DOGHOUSE | The First Ever Gift of Flowers
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That's the 100% true, formerly untold story of the first ever gift of flowers. -Raf. Tweet. Submit Transcript. Name. E-mail. What is one min

An upgrade | The Leirdal Blog
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I have been using a Canon 5D mark II for a while now, but this year Canon released their new mark III. Just recently this camera have been a

5 tips for safe computing | The Leirdal Blog
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As many you already have learned, the straits of Internet are dire to navigate. Just to have a presence online open you up for several new w

Food festival in Drøbak | The Leirdal Blog
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The summer seems to have arrived in Norway, and yesterday we had a food festival in Drøbak. I tried to improve my street photography techniq

xkcd: Alternative Literature
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Permanent link to this comic: http://xkcd.com/971/. Image URL (for hotlinking/embedding): http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/alternative_literature

Quite nice restaurant.
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