Blue Wing

Blue Wing

Date and LocationEquipment Taken on Dec 5, 2010 Location: Jökulsarlon Ice beach. This was on the West side of the lagoon mouth. The beach consists of black sand and black pebbles. Both of these give a dark canvas for the glacier ice. The different textures behave...
Rose Tinted

Rose Tinted

Date and LocationCamera settingsEquipment Taken on February 5, 2013 Location: The ice beach at Jökulsarlon. The black sand beach with magical chunks of glacial ice. This is where the Atlantic Ocean interacts with Europe’s largest glacier. Camera settings ƒ/9 24...
Velvet Beach

Velvet Beach

Date and LocationCamera settingsEquipment Taken on December 12 , 2010 Location: Ice beach near Jökulsarlon. The beach is the final land based resting place for ice chunks that calve from the retreating Vatnjökull ice cap. The ice eventually melts into the North...

Ice beach method video tutorial

Ice beach method This is a photoshop technique to enhance colours and contrasts in a landscape photograph. The technique uses luminosity masks similar to Tony Kuyper’s technique. Different goals are achieved through blending modes such as; screen, soft-light and...

SouthernStar

Magical Long Exposures It’s a bit naughty giving you a huge version to look at, but this was my favourite from our workshop last week, and it is Christmas (nearly). Thanks for all your support this year Flickr friends. OMG I forgot to fix the horizon! This was...