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This photo series is proof that a Range Rover makes nature photography better

Jonas Bendiksen used a Range Rover to get around Norway as he shot a series of photos chronicling its natural beauty. The result is, well, see for yourself.

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These pictures are utterly beautiful as-is, but adding a Land Rover into the mix makes them even better.

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Bendiksen's series of photos is called "Ultimate Vistas."

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The photographer teamed up with Land Rover, which supplied him with a Range Rover for getting to all these out-of-reach locations.

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This is just the first part of his series.

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It's focused on Bendiksen's home country of Norway.

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Not every picture includes the car, but I doubt anyone will care.

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As my millennial friends say, "Nature is LIT, dude."

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Bendiksen uses both nature and cities as photo subjects.

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The result is brilliant photography that's right at home on an automotive website.

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Keep on scrolling to check out even more of nature's beauty.

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NORWAY. 2016. Pedestrian walkway through the woods by the Gudbrandsjuvet gorge.

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NORWAY. 2016. Valldal. Juvet Landscape Hotel in Valldal. The hotel consists of series of freestanding wood and glass structures, each set with a close view of the woods and river gorge. The hotel is designed by Jensen & Skodvin architects.

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NORWAY. 2016. The plateau between Valldal and Trollstigen. Photographed on assignment from Land Rover

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NORWAY. 2016. Valldal. Juvet Landscape Hotel in Valldal. The hotel consists of series of freestanding wood and glass structures, each set with a close view of the woods and river gorge. The hotel is designed by Jensen & Skodvin architects.

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NORWAY. 2016. Oppskredvatnet lake near Geiranger.

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NORWAY. 2016. Geiranger. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover

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NORWAY. 2016. Geiranger. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover

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NORWAY. 2016. Geiranger. Gravel road above Geiranger. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover

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NORWAY. 2016. Photographed on assignment from Land Rove

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NORWAY. 2016. Geiranger fjord, looking towards the "seven sisters" waterfall.

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NORWAY. 2016. Mountain driving on the plateau above Geiranger. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover.

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NORWAY. 2016. Mountain driving on the plateau above Geiranger. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover.

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NORWAY. 2016. Mountain driving on the plateau above Geiranger. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover.

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NORWAY. 2016. Mountain driving on the plateau above Geiranger. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover.

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NORWAY. 2016. Mountain driving on the plateau above Geiranger. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover.

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NORWAY. 2016. Geiranger. View out the Geiranger fjord. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover.

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NORWAY. 2016. Geiranger fjord. Looking towards the "seven sisters" waterfall, with Skageflå, and abandoned farm, in the foreground.

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NORWAY. 2016. Øye. The famous Hotell Union Øye, a historical hotel built in 1891 lying byb the Hjørundfjorden fjord.

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NORWAY. 2016. Øye. The famous Hotell Union Øye, a historical hotel built in 1891 lying byb the Hjørundfjorden fjord.

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NORWAY. 2016. Rural driving near Hjørundfjorden. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover.

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NORWAY. 2016. Giske island. Driving on the beach. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover.

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NORWAY. 2016. Ålesund at dusk.

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NORWAY. 2016. Oslo. Tjuvholmen area. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover.

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NORWAY. 2016. Oslo. People on the roof of the Oslo opera, designed by Snøhetta architects.

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NORWAY. 2016. Oslo. The Barcode neighborhood of Oslo. Photographed on assignment for Land Rover.

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NORWAY. 2016. Oslo. The Astrup Fearnley museum, designed by Renzo Piano, in the Tjuvholmen neighborhood.

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NORWAY. 2016. The Wild Reindeer Centre Pavillion in the Dovre mountains, designed by Snøhetta.

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NORWAY. 2016. The Wild Reindeer Centre Pavillion in the Dovre mountains, designed by Snøhetta.

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NORWAY. 2016. The Wild Reindeer Centre Pavillion in the Dovre mountains, designed by Snøhetta.

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NORWAY. 2016. The Wild Reindeer Centre Pavillion in the Dovre mountains, designed by Snøhetta.

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NORWAY. 2016. The Wild Reindeer Centre Pavillion in the Dovre mountains, designed by Snøhetta.

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