Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Yule Calendar: 11 days to go

Today several European countries celebrate St. Lucia's Day. The tradition is especially strong in Sweden and Norway, and here in Iceland some congregations, as well as ex-pat Swedes and Norwegians, celebrate it. I don't have a Lucia photo for you, but here are the trawlers in the harbour in Skagaströnd, decked out with strings of lights. Taken, on film, one Christmas many years ago:






1 comment:

Rajan P. Parrikar said...

The last shot of the docked boat is promising, but the lamp pole and the bright blobs of lights detract. It took me less than a minute to take out the pole and the blobs using Content-Aware Fill in CS5.