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A Family Portrait

By RobboB  
Icebergs take on a personality based on their shape and context. I guess its a kind of Rorschach ink blot test: You project onto them what you want.This seemed to me to be a family of bergs.

In still conditions, as this was, they can create a fog bank immediately above them as they cool the air. This is shown here. This was taken in 2019 on a trip to Greenland.

The pace at which they are calving from the nearby glacier and then melting is ever increasing. Acting as a clear warning of the climate chaos we are all living through.

Tags: Greenland Landscape and travel Icebergs Disko Bay Illulissat

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Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2021 2:25PM
Excellent composition and content...
Isabel GrinGrin
18 Jul 2021 2:30PM
Fantastic shot with a perfect title!
Tony

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