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Bigmouthed billboards: Nordic newspaper behemoth mocks Trump and Putin with Helsinki summit ads

We want to extend a high-five to the ad people at Finland’s, and the entire Nordic region’s biggest daily newspaper, […]

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Discover how Vesa Lehtimäki is bringing Star Wars to Finland

We always appreciate clever photography, but we love it even more when it involves Star Wars and Finland. The work […]

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Discover how Vesa Lehtimäki is bringing Star Wars to Finland

We always appreciate clever photography, but we love it even more when it involves Star Wars and Finland. The work […]

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Functional, punctual and awesome: my first 12 months in Finland

  When I was a teenager in my home country of Bangladesh the only thing I knew about Finland was that it’s the land of Nokia. After completing my bachelor’s in electronics I worked as a journalist for 3 years, I then decided to come to Finland to pursue a master’s at the University of […]

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A Next Generation Finn: Hannu Huhtamo’s hand at light painting photography

With so much eye-grabbing art out there it’s difficult to find a focal point. Hannu Huhtamo’s light painting photography is an art form that provides just that — focus. Hannu is putting an interesting spin on photography by overlaying long exposure captures of light movement to beautiful still photography, and he’s using Finland as the […]

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Poor Dumb Donnie: how the internet destroyed Donald Trump Junior’s twitter post about socialism

On days when he’s not killing endangered species in foreign countries for sport and making a mockery of the White House with his mere presence, Junior Jackass is posting absurdly dumb twitter posts about complex political issues he’s completely clueless about (he’s definitely his father’s son).   The internet’s response did not cease to amaze… […]

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Ruska relief: 35 stunning photos of Finland’s autumn colors

Finland’s climate is notorious for skipping long intermediary periods of warmish spring and fall. Summer turns to… something else pretty quickly. That somefthing else usually happens in September, in Finnish literally “Month of Autumn” (syyskuu). If you’re out and about in Finnish nature during late September throughout most of October, you might witness ruska. That’s […]

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Yellow brick worm: the internet stunned by child’s minimalist Lego art

Last weekend, Helsinki based writer and Ink Tank head honcho Joel Willans tweeted a picture of an 12-year-old’s ingenious minimalist masterpiece. The photo, which originates from Reddit, was shot in a mall in Massachusets. That is, according to the contributing redditor, itcamefromebeneath. Other kids at the Lego stand created relatively intricate blocky abstractions of real-world […]

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Pet peeves: 10 things Finns love to hate

Due to long winters and rainy summers, it’s not unusual for someone with the warm, yet reserved Finnish mentality to spend a lot of time being annoyed about things. If you sit down and listen to Finns you’ll probably come across more than a few pet peeves. To help you prepare, we’ve collected a list […]

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