Lapland reindeer photographed in the snow, near near Inari, Finland.
I'm in the car, on the road from Nellim to Ivalo. Finnish radio news is on. I don't speak Finnish. Suddenly, the name Charlie McCreevy breaks through the Finnish. What the fuck? They've heard of the (in)famous Irish ex-finance minister up here!
Photograph: Shadows falling from trees, winter afternoon sunshine, Lapland, Finland
Photograph: Afternoon winter shadows fall near Inari, Lapland, Finland.