Welcome to the blog. My little whimsical corner of the interwebs. For those of you who came here thinking this is a photography blog, I have to disappoint you. This is a photographer’s blog. I will be writing about what’s on my mind and what I want to share with you.

Fall of 2012

Oct 14, 2012 Blog, Journal, Trips 0
The trip to Dovre and Rondane didn’t go as I’ve planed. I had hoped for some eyepopping colour, but it turned out that the golden colours of autumn had passed the week before we arrived. Well, one can’t hit the jackpot every time. So here are some of the shots

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Jæren

Jæren is a coastal area in the county of Rogaland that streches from the Bokna-fjord in the north to Dalane in the south. It’s also situated on the southwestern part of Norway. The district is also Norways lagrest lowland area and is also one of the best agricultural area of

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Tungenes fyr

Original published 25-Feb-11 09:03, but revisited 01-Okt-12. Tungenes Fyr (lighthouse) is the northern tip of the district Jæren in the county Rogaland. This is one of my regular sites where I do my landscapes. Some of these pictures will be displayed here. I also would like to tell you a bit about this lighthouse as it’s

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Filters

In these day and age with powerful editingsoftware like Photoshop and Lightroom, have filters become redundant? My answer is both yes and no. The old effectfilters like softfocus, starfilters, colorspots, colourfilters for b/w photography, colour-correction filters, warm-up and also the common skylight-filter is now easier and more precise to apply

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I’m moving

Yes, I’m moving from this blog as the official blog for Studio Toffa Photography. The new place this blog will reside is at my new official website: www.studio-toffa.com . So there will be fewer post here. For those of you who follow and read this blog and want to continoue following

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Ridderspranget

Oct 27, 2011 Blog, Print Shop, Shop 0
Nikon D200, Tamron SP 17-50mm f2.8, Kenko Circular Polarizer, Formatt Hitech ND grad and standar. In the end of september I attended Morten Krogvolds Workshop at Vågå. This is the serie I ended up doing during the workshop. Since I’ve seen that I not gonna do a longer post on

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Are you shocked?

Oct 11, 2011 Blog, Miscellaneous 0
I thought that I should shock you guys a bit. Ok, not shock you but show you that I don’t just do landscapes or consert, but also that I sometimes do som portraitwork as well. One thing that many of you don’t know is that portrait was what I started

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Getting out

I must say it were refreshing to get out yesterday and fire that shutter. For some days I’ve been frustrated with the lack of some good weather to capture some landscapes of Jæren. To much dull clouds and flatt lights, but yesterday it opened up little bit. And what can

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New Design

  As some of you may have noticed, the lay-out and design of the blogg have changed in the last days. This is in connection with that my website Studio Toffa Photography (www.studio-toffa.com) have been updated regarding the design of the homepage. The design-changes on the blog is very obvious,

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Lindesnes Fyr

Yesterday was the first time I visited Lindesnes lighthouse in 21year. Last time I was there it was on a summer vacations with my grand parents when I was 12. I can’t say I remember much of the place and I think also it have changed in those 21 years

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Norway, my Norway

Friday was a grim and dark day for Norway. Both with the bombing of Oslo and the shooting at Utøya where 86 youths were gunned down coldblooded by a deranged right-wing terrorist. In this time, Norway have showed their good side, and promoted solidarity, compassion, and a will to reach

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Prints

Jul 20, 2011 Blog, Print Shop, Shop 0
My photos will now be available for sale at ARTFLAKES. So for you who like to have some of my work at your wall, please use this site to buy my print. For the time this site is my official site to buy my prints. ARTFLAKES – Studio Toffa Photography

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Facebook

If you like my photos and would like to get updates on new pictures, exclusive view of some pictures and other stuff about my photography you can add my Studio Toffa Photography-page at facebook. You can find it here: Thorstein K. Berg – Studio Toffa  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Thorstein-K-Berg-Studio-Toffa/1030563  Find more here: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Thorstein-K-Berg-Studio-Toffa/1030563

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BigBang

As I’m trying to get back into consert-photography, I’ve been editing my old pictures that have been sitting in my archive and never been on display. The first band out from this round of edits are my favorites BigBang. A band I’ve photographed on many occations. For the entire gallery

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Woven Hand

Woven Hand, a set on Flickr. As some of you may know, I didn’t start out as a landscape/nature photographer. I started out as a consertphotographer, running for many years the “Fotogjengen” at Folken i Stavanger. So I thought that you now should have a chance to se some of

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Jæren

Jæren is a coastal area in the county of Rogaland that streches from the Bokna-fjord in the north to Dalane in the south. It’s also situated on the southwestern part of Norway. The district is also Norways lagrest lowland area and is also one of the best agricultural area of

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The trip to Lista

Sep 27, 2010 Blog, Trips 0
To begin with the planned trip for today started out as not being a trip at all as I ended up with another night with problems to sleep. But I felt that I needed the trip so I pulled myself together and packed the car, and of we went.Lista Lighthouse

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Fjøløy

I’ve spent a great afternoon at Fjøløy lighthouse, shooting HDR images and panoramas. The images have not been prosessed yet so I’m looking foreward to take on that taks. When the images are ready I will post them on Flickr. So keep a lookout for that. Tomorrow I’m gonna travle

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First day…

Sep 22, 2010 Blog, Project 0
The first day is soon over and then what to post in this blogg? Well, today I’ve been doing a workshop for to ladies in the basic of camera-use. They wanted me to teach them the basic so that they can start to learn how to take better pictures. The

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Welcome

Ok, this is the first post here at Studio Toffa Photography. This is the blogg of Thorstein K. Berg, an amaturephotographer from Stavanger, Norway. In this blogg I will mainly post pictures I have taken and also maybe tell something about this picture if there is a story behind it.

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