Expedition photography: Sweden’s lake system by canoe – Funäsdalen

Expedition photography: Sweden’s lake system by canoe – Funäsdalen

Posted by andy | November 17, 2016 | Expedition Photography

Canoe exploration in Sweden

The Rogen lake system in Sweden is the archetypal northern Scandinavian landscape. Thousands of lakes sprinkled through rolling forrest and marshland. This trip set off from Funäsdalen, with seven keen adventurers looking to spend some time in this remote area. My job as expedition photographer was to document the trip as part of a small book project. Below are a few shots that aimed to tell the story of what the trip;


At times the navigation was challenging, given the intricate nature of the system but there were also plenty of open water opportunities
Canoe exploration in Sweden

Although supplies for the trip were carried in, additional ‘snacks’ were picked up on the way:

And of course every night came with the opportunity for epic wild camps fire side conversation.


Join us on a trip to the remote northern Sweden, by clicking through the gallery below…

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Action and adventure photographer based in London, shooting commercial and editorial images that seek to capture the beauty in the lifestyles he loves

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