2. Take In Some Sights…

And I can think of none better than those of beautiful auroras!

Silent Storms is my fourth consecutive aurora/astro film. In a way Silent Storms shows how the night skies can be during the three seasons we have darkness here in northern arctic Scandinavia; autumn, winter and spring. It was filmed in Norway, Finland and Sweden, primarily around the Tromsø area, Norway.

The “storms” referred to, are the geomagnetic storms which takes place in the atmosphere when a strong solar wind hits earth, often followed by a CME. When a geomagnetic storms takes place, it can last for days, with several substorms causing auroras to appear. Although there has been reports of audible auroras, this has yet to be proven scientifically.

Ole C. Salomonsen – Silent Storms on Vimeo

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See more of this fantastic work at Arctic Light Photo Ole C. Salomonsen Photography

Video and image seen first at Watch the Northern Lights Dance and Shimmer in “Silent Storms” on Universe Today

I want ice water.

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