There are a few places and views to which I am drawn over and over again. And as I keep taking photos of the same scenery, it feels like I am trying to do a kind of 36 views of Mt Fuji. Which I am not. At least not consciously. So why am I returning? After having thought about this for a while, I think I might have an answer. And one, that in a way surprised myself.
The photo on top has been made at Kallahti a small park in the eastern suburbs of Helsinki. The park is situated only a few miles from the city center and reachable by public transport. As the park is on a peninsua pointing towards the open waters of the Baltic Sea, it is also a good place to study and enjoy the multiple layers of islands that form the archipelago in front of the coast.(more…)