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Solfar - the Sun Voyager

By Richsr
Many thanks for all your comments and on my last upload, very much appreciated.
Thanks also to the following for taking the time to award one of their UA: PhilG, Len1950, Rontear, Jocas, and Richowill again very much appreciated.

The Final image for the moment from this trip to Iceland is from Reykjavik and is the sculptor by Jon Gunnar named Sun Voyager.
Well worth a visit as is the whole country.

thanks for looking


Tags: Iceland Scuplture Landscape and travel Sun voyager Solfar Reykavik Daniel Bergmann

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what amazing photography such a beautiful image with lovely light and great attention to detail, great
photography SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
12 Mar 2015 8:38AM
Another great work from you Richard.
Wow, looks so different from when I was there. I got a nice shot of it in the snow but had the mountains hidden from view. Great shot!
Badgerfred 15 39 Wales
12 Mar 2015 8:44AM
Beautiful sculpture Richard, super image,
phillG 16 229 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 8:49AM
Superb mono image with wonderful light and tones
andylea2 8 16 1 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 8:53AM
Wonderful light and tones Richard brilliant detail top mono Wink
ColleenA Plus
10 505 11 Australia
12 Mar 2015 9:02AM
It works so well in mono...great shot of this unusual and beautiful sculpture
mrswoolybill Plus
16 3.8k 2590 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 9:30AM
Dream-like. I desperately want to see this work. One day...
12 5.9k 130 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 9:32AM
A beautiful setting for a wonderful piece of work. Very well observed, captured, processed and presented Richard.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
elainecll 8 13 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 9:37AM
thumb up
franken Plus
20 5.6k 4 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 9:55AM
Impressive sculpture.

Nikonuser1 Plus
10 175 16 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 10:03AM
I have seen a few images of this sculpture and for me this is the best, a excellent mono imageGrinGrinGrin

Jasper87 Plus
13 3.3k 164 England
12 Mar 2015 10:19AM
Has to be done, Richard. I like your mono version, it gives a lovely back cloth from the mountains and clouds.

Richsr 16 91 224 England
12 Mar 2015 10:41AM
Thanks for all your comments everyone very much appreciated.
Thanks also to Nikonuser1 for taking the time to award one of his UA, very much appreciated
mex 15 34 3 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 10:45AM
Super photography Richard.
cheers Phil.
12 Mar 2015 12:32PM
Love it
Daisymaye Plus
14 26 24 Canada
12 Mar 2015 1:39PM
Professionally captured Richard. Wonderful tonal range.
TrevBatWCC Plus
14 13 19 England
12 Mar 2015 4:25PM
A fine piece of artwork, beautifully captured, Richard, lovely quality mono work Smile
Trev Smile
helenlinda Plus
15 374 22 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 5:06PM
Looks good in mono Richard
richmowil Plus
14 507 3 England
12 Mar 2015 5:10PM
Very Nice Richard! Sculpture and image!!
milky 19 5 Wales
12 Mar 2015 5:17PM
Excellent image Richard looks great in mono well Capture-------Milky Gary
12 Mar 2015 5:28PM
Excellent subject matter, excellently taken Richard.

Philip_H 11 1.5k United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 6:39PM
A sculpture that never fails to please and finely captured here.

Lillian Plus
13 23 17 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 8:20PM
Very impressive image
Alison_S 17 339 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 9:35PM
Such a beautiful sculpture and stunning backdrop.........gorgeous image.
JackAllTog Plus
14 6.4k 58 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2015 10:49PM
Brings back super memories; Excellent photograph - love this.
sjh37 11 22 United Kingdom
13 Mar 2015 12:55PM
A truly captivating photo. Can't stop looking at it.
Joline Plus
16 38 59 United States
13 Mar 2015 12:58PM
I so hope to go there someday. It is a beautiful part of the world.
This sculpture is a wonderful expression of the soul of the place.
jaktis 19 84 Sweden
14 Mar 2015 12:06PM
I agree fully with you

14 Mar 2015 12:37PM
brownsilent 16 7 2 United Kingdom
14 Mar 2015 6:57PM
The whole Island serries is amazing. I filed through all the images - they are superb. Very nice "reportage". Island is on my to-do list. Has ever been,
prabhusinha 15 5 5 India
17 Mar 2015 2:32PM
danbrann 18 640 17
18 Mar 2015 2:38PM
Is there anything that you don't photograph well Richard.
Hoffy 18 262 16 England
18 Mar 2015 2:46PM
Stunning image quality. PSmile
bricurtis Plus
17 2.8k 53 England
18 Mar 2015 4:29PM
Superb shot Richard - that a striking piece of sculpture.
xwang 13 56 8
28 Mar 2015 9:28PM
Superb! Great work.
Chinga Plus
12 112 3 United Kingdom
1 May 2015 8:38PM
Outstanding... Quite surreal!
Very nice work with a strong subject....

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