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Waterfall of the Gods

By JamesAppleton  
Godafoss - the waterfall of the Gods - North East Iceland. Away from the usual dramatic and fiery colours of sunset, here the best shot was found in muted twilight, the soft lighting from the sky allowing the gorgeous turquoise blue water to really shine. I'd spotted the moss-covered boulder from the other side, and it was simply a case of choosing a nice free flowing pattern in the foreground pebbles and smaller rocks, which didn't take too long. ND .6 Grad held the sky in check, and 10 seconds allowed for everything else. An excellent location, and one of Iceland's many stunning waterfalls...

Tags: Sky Landscape Exposure Blue Waterfall Soft North Clouds Iceland Stunning Drama Turquoise Landscape and travel Godafoss Akureyri

Voters: KevSB, Buffalo_Tom, Lilac and 67 more

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Comments


Lilac 10 33 England
7 Sep 2008 9:10AM
Lovely image - I like the gentle colours

Susan

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Wilmot 9 338 1 United Kingdom
7 Sep 2008 9:17AM
Stunning photo,Beautiful.
Steve
joze 10 Slovenia
7 Sep 2008 9:19AM
Excellent shot.
Rgds.joze
Rende 10 38 4 Netherlands
7 Sep 2008 9:22AM
Beautiful shot; very atmospheric.
Rende
Paintman Plus
11 1.2k 177 United Kingdom
7 Sep 2008 9:29AM
An excellently composed and taken photo.
Alan.
Anthony 16 5.6k 17 Scotland
7 Sep 2008 10:04AM
my goodness, thats beautiful... fantastic work, and what a stunning location.

Anthony
JamesAppleton 9 38 6 England
7 Sep 2008 10:14AM
Thanks all - location is indeed stunning, one of the most photogenic waterfalls in the country...
dk.snakes 13 7 United Kingdom
7 Sep 2008 10:23AM
It works for me.
David
jdenman 9 18 5 Spain
7 Sep 2008 11:46AM
Stunning !
John
Dennis_Bromage 10 45 20 United Kingdom
7 Sep 2008 11:54AM
Stunning image, beautiful & creative. Been wanting to visit Iceland for a long time and this makes me want to go all the more. I've just been checking out your PF too and it has to be one of the most underrated on the site and deserves MUCH more attention.

My award is both for this stunning shot and the rest of your excellent portfolio

Den
cassiecat 9 39 46 England
7 Sep 2008 12:08PM
wow Smile after den's comment off to check out your PF
JamesAppleton 9 38 6 England
7 Sep 2008 12:11PM
Wow - thanks! Den, GO! It's mindblowing. If you want any tips at all, just give me a shout - I've spent the past four summers out there, and have covered about 90% of the place.
Photospot 10 9 Latvia
7 Sep 2008 12:40PM
Wow...beauty!
MNPHOTO 9 1 United Kingdom
7 Sep 2008 2:25PM
beauty
id_wright 10 36 England
7 Sep 2008 4:06PM
nice one jimmy... as ever!
7 Sep 2008 4:10PM
Spectacular image.
robway 12 318 Wales
7 Sep 2008 7:45PM
Gorgeous image, great exposure and wonderful atmosphere.

John
8 Sep 2008 5:07AM
Excellent image. Nothing more to add that has not been already said.
SimPick 12 545 2 Azerbaijan
22 Sep 2008 10:32PM
Just 63 votes so far !! The worlds gone mad I tells ya. I am speechless. Knockout image.
Simon.

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