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Old 09-03-2007, 09:56 PM
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Wonderful photos...wonderful children...wonderful parents...
hear hear. These people for whatever reason just ooze sympatheticness (is that even a word?!) if you know what I mean. Not an ounce of pretentiousness, this couple. No wonder the kids follow suit. Thumbs up for this young family.

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Old 09-04-2007, 02:45 AM
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Another photo slide show from the photo session;
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Old 09-04-2007, 03:09 AM
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The photo of Princess Ingrid Alexandra pulling faces has gotten a lot of comment. Here are some other cute ones; Someone has rehearsed for the future as chief of the armed forces Hey! Don't pull my ears!

Otherwise, many Kodak moments and a few Christmas card options in this bunch. Also lucky that the weather was so nice, because the rest of Norway has got an autumnal drizzle of rain and other cocoa-friendly weather...

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Old 09-04-2007, 03:36 AM
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I think that Sverre Magnus could look a lot like King Olav as he grows up. Certainly, he looks a lot like his mother's side, but there's also similarities to pictures of King Olav at the same age.
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Old 09-04-2007, 03:41 AM
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[DNF] Fotoarchief Denieuwsfoto

Everyone is saying little Magnus looks like Mette-Marit, but I really see a resemblance between him and his great-grandfather, when Olav V was a boy, in this picture!

Ack, norwegianne beat me to it, but I loved the picture of little Olav. Definitely you can see the resemblance!
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Old 09-04-2007, 08:52 AM
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Now that you say it - he does really resemblance King Olav.

Some pictures from Her&N, If you click on them they are in a big size.
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Old 09-04-2007, 09:30 AM
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The pictures from the photoshoot are so extremely nice, I can't get enough
of them!
I think they are so special as to the fact that there is a lot of "action", they
came down the stairs, tried out their bikes, walked through the park, many
ocassions for great photos.
As you all mentioned the similarities between children and parents, I'm
looking forward to see how child number four will look like
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Old 09-04-2007, 09:55 AM
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They are so cute!!! ;-)
Ingrid Alexandra makes me laugh:
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Old 09-04-2007, 09:59 AM
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I was so excited when I got online today and saw the photoshoot of my favorite family. It was great seeing how all the kids have grown. I think the I-A is a handful, she seems to have such a big personality. She will really keep her parents on their toes. LOL
Magnus is so cute, he always looked like alittle old man, what a face he has!! He looks a lot like his older brother
And of course, Marius, I just love this boy. What a great big brother, I-A and Magnus are so lucky to have him. He seems like he is starting to get embarrassed by the attention especially since he is a pre-teen. I also liked when they were coming out of the house for the phootshoot, Marius was holding CPH hand. They seems very close and seems to still have a great relationship.
I think the Princely couple are very good parents.
Thanks everyone who posted links and pictures!!
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Old 09-04-2007, 01:53 PM
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Thank you LaMinka for all those beautiful photo's you have !!!!
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Old 09-04-2007, 09:34 PM
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My goodness - this child looks like her grandmother the Queen here!

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Old 09-05-2007, 06:33 AM
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It's so nice to see all Royal familys in these photoshot so natural, playing and not posing for photographers!!! So nice to see them natural!!
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Old 09-05-2007, 07:10 AM
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they really are a sweet family thanks for posting alll of the pictures !
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Old 09-05-2007, 09:43 AM
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Every time I see Princess Mette Marit is better and better, She looks wonderfull, relax and really elegant in evrey kind of moment, at home, in gala dinner, in official acts.
Good for her!
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Old 09-06-2007, 07:59 AM
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Such wonderful pictures, the children are adorable. Magnus has hair!
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Old 09-08-2007, 12:09 AM
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Omigod!!! The kids are super cute! IA is full of surprises. Love her making all those funny faces... And the CP couple as usual looks so great together. Great family! Great pictures!
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Old 09-08-2007, 12:23 AM
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Ingrid is a little imp! Haakon had a hard time keeping a straight face when she was pulling faces. HAHA
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Old 06-26-2008, 12:11 PM
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They're such a lovely family! It's nice to see Haakon and Mette-Marit with their beautiful little blonde children, though Ingrid Alexandra's hair seems to be getting darker, so I think when she's older her hair will be brown like her father's instead of the light blonde her mother and older brother have. The children are all three beautiful but you can still see they're children having fun, unlike some of the stiff posed photos you used to see with other royal children.
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Old 06-26-2008, 12:19 PM
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What lovely pictures and what a lovely family!

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