Christmas Parade in Tampere

Christmas Parade in Tampere

Nov 23, 2010

It’s getting colder in Finland. Today it was about -10 C in the morning. And it gets colder every day. Lots of snow, and in overall pretty good looking winter days. Last Sunday we had a happening on the Keskustori. Coming of the Christmas was officially launched. The Christmas Tree is now installed, lights are lit. And so the Santa visited our town...

Cherepovets in stereo

Cherepovets in stereo

Nov 17, 2010

StereoFinland continues to explore unknown territories. With this post we are opening again a new country. This time it is a great neibourgh of the Finland to the East. I was travelling in the end of October to the Tampere sized city in Vologda region, Russia. It is called Cherepovets, and this is what I present to you today. Cherepovets is a relatively big...

Tallinn in stereo

Tallinn in stereo

Nov 10, 2010

Another new country on StereoFinland. Now it is Estonia’s turn. Tallinn is a beautiful old town on the other side of the Gulf of Finland. It takes two hours to cross it from Helsinki. The weather was cold but beautiful. Some recent snow was melting everywhere, making streets look washed and shiny. On the other hand all those reflective surfaces caused some...

Vintage stereo photography

Vintage stereo photography

Nov 3, 2010

Here is a bit of stereo history I had a chance to get in touch with. Stereography is not a new thing, it was invented pretty much together with the traditional photography. So, the story goes that last weekend we’ve been checking out the attic at my friend’s appartment. And we’ve found lots of old photography hardware. Cameras, printing...