The Illumination is the first full length album by Norwegian alternative rock act Rover. This highly conceptual album explores the beginning stages of human change in everything from personal conflicts and relationships, to global political and exo-political issues. The cover artwork is based around a stylized "seal of transformation", and incorporates symbols and glyphs from an alleged UFO crash retrieval. Illustration, design, art direction, band logo,l lyrics, layout, typography, band- and landscape photography by the band's lead singer Troll. Additional landscape photos by Bjørn Bommen and Kjetil Velo.