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A few Iceland images

 
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Sep 14, 2017 04:15 |  #1

I have been to Iceland 3 times now and each time it just blows me away. I thought I would share a few of my favourites:

1. The stunning 'Blue Waterfall' Bruarfoss. A little jem a long way from the tourist trails

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2. Háifoss. Iceland's second highest waterfall
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3. Driving in the highlands you encounter alien landscapes.
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4. Glacial rivers crossing the mountain tracks
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5. Blue ice in the mist
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6. The iconic Skógafoss
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All of these were taken with a Pentax K3 or K5ii(s) and Pentax zoom lenses

I shall be returning next year to revisit these sites and find more 'off the tourist trail' locations.

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Sep 14, 2017 05:30 |  #2

Nice series of images and I really want to go to Iceland now. :)
Amazing scenery.


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Sep 14, 2017 12:54 |  #3

Very nice Photo's now I have to add another place to my bucket list


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Sep 16, 2017 15:48 |  #4

#5 is banging


2 Samuel 9:7-8, "So David said to him, “Do not fear, for I will surely show you kindness for Jonathan your father’s sake, and will restore to you all the land of Saul your grandfather; and you shall eat bread at my table continually.” Then he bowed himself, and said, “What is your servant, that you should look upon such a dead dog as I?”

  
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Sep 17, 2017 06:46 |  #5

I've also been bitten by Iceland. Did a 9 day road trip in June and I'm already planning a trip in April next year. Am very jealous of all you Northern hemisphere dwellers as it's a very long trip from the tip of Africa! Also love number 5 - Jokulsarlon lagoon?


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Sep 28, 2017 05:01 |  #6

Thank you all for the kind words.

Jorgac wrote in post #18454053 (external link)
I've also been bitten by Iceland. Did a 9 day road trip in June and I'm already planning a trip in April next year. Am very jealous of all you Northern hemisphere dwellers as it's a very long trip from the tip of Africa! Also love number 5 - Jokulsarlon lagoon?

Yes it is Jökulsárlón.

Here are a few more from the same area and a couple from the interior:
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8. Our (secret) wild camp site
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