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Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Remote

Friendly Friday Photography Challenge

Have you ever visited a remote place, off the beaten track? Places in regions or locations so remote you are unlikely ever to meet another tourist? Perhaps you live in such an area?

Hardangervidda – Norway

This is the theme for this week’s Friendly Friday Photo Challenge.


queensland beach
Not a soul here – The Carlo sand blow
country farm australia
All on their Own in remote Queensland
Thirty mile beach
A remote 30 MIle beach on Stradbroke Island
rural remote
The Remote and Eternal Snows of Norway’s Jotunheim Mountains

Perhaps the prompt, “Remote” means something entirely different for you.

This week’s prompt was inspired by Chris from the blog who is currently travelling to the very remote regions of North western and Central North Australia.

Let’s share some remote photos from around the world on Friendly Friday!

remote scandinavia
Remote and rural Norway-Sweden Border

Post a comment below and include our ping-back in your post, so I can find your entry.

This photography challenge is posted every Friday by

Amanda from Something to Ponder About, and

Snow from The Snow Melts Somewhere.

Scroll down to find further instructions on how to join in with Friendly Friday .

Friendly Friday

Join the Friendly Friday Photo Challenge

  • Publish a ‘Friendly Friday ‘Remote,’ post and include a URL link to this post, tagging your post, ‘Friendly Friday’.
  • Include the Photo Challenge logo, if you wish.
  • Copy the URL for your published Friendly Friday post, in the comments below, so other readers can visit your blog.
  • Enjoy seeing other Friendly Friday participant’s entries by following the links. It’s fun!
  • Follow the blogs to see future prompts.

Please note we do not have deadlines for any Friendly Friday challenge.

99 thoughts on “Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Remote”

    1. That day I stood overlooking the mountains on the top of the world at the border of Norway and Sweden with my good friends, will remain in my memory for ever. As you know, I have a deep connection with Scandinavia and I was really in the elements that I love so much. I wonder why remote places give us a sense of freedom?

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      1. Thank you 🙏🏼 😊
        No SLR. All taken on my iPhone.
        Though it will be interesting as my daughter progresses with her passion for photography and we do end up with a digital SLR!
        Maybe she will teach me something 😉

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    1. I am so glad you like the topic this week, Suburban tracks, but did you mean the abandoned or remote topic? The pingback here takes me to a beautiful post on Abandoned places in Bavaria, which I was very glad to read.

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      1. Please note that it would be much easier for me to write in my mother-tongue which is German. Using a foreign language means also to think in a different way than your daily life. Moreover, English words are used partially in a different manner by Indians or US-Americans what makes it not simpler for people like me. So your question regarding remote and abandoned is going in this direction for me, and I usually prefer a more poetical approach in this regard beyond the understanding of a dictionary. So I do not see any real contradiction respectively. Hope, this explains the matter for you.


        1. I am Australian, not American but understand what you meant about language. I was only referring to the different themes we have each week on “Friendly Friday”
          This week is REMOTE and last time was ABANDONED.

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    1. Thanks ever so much, Klodo. Norway is – well where do I start. So close to my heart and fantastic. Really spectacular. Many people and even marketing sells New Zealand as being the southern version of Norway, but I disagree with that proposal. Can you check your pingback for me, as my computer is sending me to redawgTs’s blog – maybe I have been hacked?


    1. The post worked if you felt that sense of isolation and remoteness. I wanted to find something from remote Australia, but had no digital copy to share. Perhaps Chris Riley will provide that for me in her upcoming posts on her trip she is currently on.
      I am excited at the prospect of visiting the Slovenian mountains. You know how I love that kind of country!

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    1. I am glad it inspired you to travel for photography and maybe vacation reasons too, Sophia. I will take a look at your link tomorrow. Have a busy day and evening ahead of me first. Thanks for joining in.

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