Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

• Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

Photographer Kevin Faingnaert went to the most remote villages of the Faroe Islands, to find out how is life of the local population in these godforsaken corners of Europe. The trip did not disappoint him. As part of its project entitled "Føroyar" photographer photographed many beautiful landscapes and portraits of local residents.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

The village Bøur on Vágar island. In the background you can see the island Tindhólmur.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

House Gásadalur village where 16 people live.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

Kirkja Church in the village, in which a total of 9 people.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

Faroe Islands are located in the Atlantic Ocean midway between the UK and Iceland. Archipelago consists of eighteen volcanic islands interconnected network of tunnels, bridges and ferries.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

Before Kevin Faingnaert became a photographer, he studied sociology, so it was very interesting to see how people live in tiny distant villages.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

A resident of the village on the island of Vágar Bøur sits on the roof of his house.

While working on his project titled "Føroyar" Kevin visited many villages in the Faroe Islands, staying in the homes of local people and hitchhiking.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

A boy playing the trombone on the beach in Sandavágur the Faroe Islands in one of the most remote corners of Europe.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

Children play soccer in the village of Nes.

The project "Føroyar" engulfed many villages, including those with a population of 9 people. In addition, the photographer has collected a series of volcanic landscapes, snow-capped mountains, solitary houses and portraits of local residents.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

A farmer in the village Elduvik.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

The house on a background of beautiful snow-capped mountains on the island streymoy.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

A villager Tjørnuvík going to church.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

A villager SvÌnoy, which is home to 22 people.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

Boys play computer games in Elduvik eysturoy village on the island.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

The picture in the house of one of the villagers Bøur on Vágar island.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

Faroe knives, which are used for hunting pilot whales.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

Joanne Hendrick, author of the first dictionary Faroese language at his home overlooking the Atlantic Ocean in Kirkjubøur village.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

The artist and adventurer Trontur Patursson in Kirkjubøur village.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

Mykines Island, where 10 people live.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

The village on the banks of Funningur Funningsforda, where 35 people live.

Faroe Islands: how people live in the most remote villages in Europe

View Gasadalur village on the Atlantic coast. The village has 16 people.