Photograph of Stegastein Viewpoint by Alex Nichol

Stegastein Viewpoint

I took a day off from riding to do the famous Flåm Railway, stopping off at the Stegastein Viewpoint on the way. The view from the platform is spectacular, especially when you're treated - as I was - to a vivid rainbow stretching out across the Aurlandsfjord below.

Motorcyclists beware; the hairpins on the way up are pretty narrow and places, with a very limited view of what's coming at you the other way. The car park is on a steep gradient too, so parking a motorcycle can be a bit precarious.

Photograph of Stegastein Viewpoint, Norway by Alex Nichol
Sony A7R IV + Sony 24mm f/1.4 GM

These photographs were taken with the Sony A7R IV in combination with the Sony 24mm f/1.4 GM and Kase Wolverine Magnetic snap-on filters.

Alex Nichol

About the photographer

Alex Nichol is an amateur photographer based in the UK dabbling with landscape, travel and documentary. Alex has shot with pretty much everything, from classic 35mm and medium format film cameras from Zenit, Leica, Hasselblad and Rolleiflex, to digital SLR and mirrorless systems from Leica, Sony, Canon, Panasonic and Olympus. He is currently shooting with the Fujifilm X System.

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