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By JamesAppleton  
By the nearby glacial lagoon of Jökulsárlón, broken fragments of icebergs are pushed out to sea, only to be washed back up onto the black sand beach there. Wandering the shore at first light, these larger blocks seemed to have encircled and trapped the smaller piece, cutting its already brief life even shorter...

Canon EOS 5D, Canon 17-40 F/4 L lens, ISO 50, 1/4 sec at f/14

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Tags: Colour Ice Water Seascape Sunrise Sea Shore Iceland Ocean Drama Iceberg Landscape and travel Jokulsarlon

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pmorgan 11 217 13 England
25 Oct 2008 9:05PM
Absolutely fantastic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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JamesAppleton 10 38 6 England
25 Oct 2008 9:07PM
Paul - thankyou - I'm honoured!

rosiebobo 9 4 1 England
25 Oct 2008 9:09PM
Nice dramatic poignant shot. One day hope to visit Iceland to experience its diversity.
NEWMANP 10 1.6k 574 United Kingdom
25 Oct 2008 9:30PM
Stunning image, and you have to get up and be there to get shots like these.
oll1e Plus
10 57 2 United Kingdom
25 Oct 2008 9:50PM
totally stunning !!!!!!
JamesAppleton 10 38 6 England
25 Oct 2008 9:52PM
Phil - too true! Around 4am, and I don't even want to guess what the temperature was, even without wind-chill!!! This was a forbidding place for sure...
dawnmichelle 10 12 United States
25 Oct 2008 11:17PM
this stunning... I love this !!
Goggz 11 2.3k 72 Wales
26 Oct 2008 1:33AM
Very nice indeed. Subtle and delicate light and a nice comp.
Cheers, Goggz
PeelNStick 13 4 United States
26 Oct 2008 3:26AM
Great capture. Good eye.
snappersue 9 11 United Kingdom
26 Oct 2008 5:46AM
Great composition.
JohnParminter 11 1.3k 14 England
26 Oct 2008 7:18PM
I like this a lot, very well exposed for the ice showing much detail.
cassiecat 9 39 46 England
26 Oct 2008 8:21PM
love the composition and detail in the ice.lesley
id_wright 10 36 England
26 Oct 2008 10:30PM
Another nice one Jimmy - like all the detail you've kept in the ice.
User_Removed 11 11 11 United Kingdom
30 Oct 2008 4:39PM
A well deserved RC!

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