Miia Merkku knows the challenges in filming Lapland reindeer, and her company Arctic Reindeer is ready to meet those challenges head-on.
There is something universally magical and exciting about the first snow of the winter. Once it arrives, the snow cover lasts up to seven months.
The Northern Lights viewing season in the north lasts from September through to April, Finnish Lapland is one of the best places on the planet to see them.
During the time of ruska in the autumn the shrubs, plants and trees of the tundra transform into a spectacular blaze of reds and oranges.
There are more reindeer (200 000) than people (180 000) in Lapland. The area for reindeer husbandry covers over one third of Finland’s total area.
Veiko Õunpuu filmed his new feature, Estonian-Finnish co-production The Last Ones in Finnish Lapland. Filming of the western flavored crime drama lasted two months, most of in a mining village staged to an old mine.