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Jökulsárlón Beach

By Emu72  
Jökulsárlón Beach is located across the road from the glacier lagoon, On this volcanic black sand beach the icebergs flow out of the glacier lagoon and then the tide washes them up onto the beach! Some are the size of cars & others like this one much smaller.

This image took some work, as in mid Feb the wind can be very strong on this part of the coast of Iceland, today was no different with 50 mph gusts, sand & spray constantly covering the camera, trying to hold onto the camera, watching out for seriously strong waves and trying to compose an image - all at the same time!

Thanks for looking!

Tags: Sunset Photography Beach Iceland Tim Landscape and travel Jökulsárlón Nevell

Voters: pdunstan_Greymoon, ColinEJ, pmorgan and 35 more

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ColinEJ Plus
11 21 17 United Kingdom
2 Mar 2013 10:05AM
Beautiful. Diamonds from the sea.

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oll1e Plus
10 57 2 United Kingdom
2 Mar 2013 1:56PM
nice work Tim ,i so want to go there one day Wink
Emu72 Plus
8 7 1 United Kingdom
2 Mar 2013 2:46PM
Thanks Ollie! I so want to go back!! Tongue

Thanks Colin!!

Rende Plus
10 38 4 Netherlands
2 Mar 2013 11:48PM
Beautiful combination of the small and the vast, crisp and smooth. Wonderful image!
fazzer Plus
8 54 7 United Kingdom
3 Mar 2013 2:39PM
Sign me up I'll come too ......... Beautiful love it Smile
Emu72 Plus
8 7 1 United Kingdom
3 Mar 2013 5:30PM
Thanks for the UA's - Rende & Jeremy, MUCH appricated!! Smile

Thanks for the HC Pete!! Chuffed

derekhansen Plus
9 210 24 United Kingdom
3 Mar 2013 8:17PM
Stunning image Tim.

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