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The Northern Lights are a once in a lifetime experience.

At least for most people.

Karlie Russell, 29, and her boyfriend Dale Sharpe, 34, have seen the Northern Lines 30 times.

Haukland BeachPicture: DK Photography

Their most memorable visit has been well and truly cemented in their history together, as Dale recently proposed to Karlie under the Northern Lights during a two month trip through Iceland, Norway and Finland for work.

Dale told the Daily Mail Australia:

It was the most amazing display of colour in the Aurora that we've ever seen.

I wanted to take full opportunity and make it happen at its absolute best. The moment was right, it felt good, so why not.

Karlie had asked for no-one to be present in the image of the Aurora Borealis, which was a bit of a hurdle.

She said she wasn't expecting the proposal, but was completely shocked.

Engaged in the Arctic CirclePicture: DK Photography

Dale set up a head torch behind the couple so they would be lit up, placing the camera on a timer to catch the image.

He then proposed with the ring he had stowed in the couple's medical pack.

Akranes IcelandPicture: DK Photography

The couple are enjoying a few more weeks in the Arctic circle before they return home.

Meanwhile their proposal image has been the subject of viral news around the world.

Glenorchy in New ZealandPicture: DK Photography

Good luck trying to top that proposal, gents.

HT Daily Mail Australia

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