Tag: interview

  • Symphonic metal band Nightwish inspired by the backwoods

    Symphonic metal band Nightwish inspired by the backwoods

    We share the same ancestors as the birch tree, from which this firewood was taken. That is the world’s most beautiful fact. Understanding how everything is connected, could provide an important insight into the well-being of mankind. In the belly of a dark tipi-like hut, a bright fire hisses and crackles. Trees exhale their final […]

  • ‘I’m most proud of Finnish nature as a Finn’ [Finland 100/Suomi 100]

    ‘I’m most proud of Finnish nature as a Finn’ [Finland 100/Suomi 100]

    As Finland is celebrating its 100 years of independence in 2017, I could not come up with a far more excellent idea than talking to Finnish people from different walks of life about the idea of Finnishness. The centenary year gives the Finns plenty of reasons to look back at the past and rejoice at […]

  • The Hidden World under The Ice

    The Hidden World under The Ice

    Finnish freediver Johanna Nordblad holds the world record for a 50-meter dive under ice. She discovered her love for the sport through cold-water treatment while recovering from a downhill biking accident that almost took her leg. British director and photographer Ian Derry captures her taking a plunge under the Arctic ice. Johanna Under The Ice […]