Weather update Iceland

Summary issued 13th July 2018 Heavy rain expected on Friday and could affect hikers and campers.  Poor visibility could make highland hikes challenging and dangerous for the inexperienced hiker. Weather: Pouring rain along with eastern winds 5-13 m/s in the south on...

Solar storm on it’s way

Solar storm warning issued 14th Feb 2017 According to NASA, a solar storm is on it’s way to Earth after a mass ejection on the Sun’s surface on Sunday Night. This could produce aurora displays if the sky is clear. The storm is expected to hit the Earth in...

Absolute beginners

Beginners welcome Many people ask if our photo tours are suitable for beginner level photographers. The answer is always “Yes, absolutely”. This article attempts to explain why beginner photographers are not only very welcome, but actually get better value...

Sightseeing tours

Some people come to Iceland just to sit on a rock and listen to the sea. Can you imagine that? Many people realise that there is such a lot of things to see in a small space. There is such a lot to do in a short time. If you are one of these people, then this page is...

Oskar the Ice man

Dramatic Ice cave photography from the land of ice and fire Oskar, the Ice cave guide. In the eye of the Dragon… Oskar is an experienced Ice cave guide. He is one of the original glacier guides from the days before the ice caves became hugely popular. With so...

Snow storm

It seems crazy to be writing an article about a snow storm in Iceland, but this was 50cm of snow that fell over night. It was declared the biggest snow fall to hit the capital in 17 years… and I was there. Staying at a friends house, awoke to find my car like...

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