Image Focus

A brief focus on images taken on Iceland Aurora photo tours. With location info, background and photo techniques.

Lómagnúpur Mountain

Landscape photography workshops Lómagnúpur, Iceland Lómagnúpur Mountain Lómagnúpur Mountain is in the South East Iceland between Kirkjubæjarklaustur and Skaftafell National park. It is named after the Lómag - a bird that frequents the cliff face. Several...

Magic carpet – Aurora photo tour

Northern Lights photo tour Magic Carpet Jökulsárlón Northern Lights This magnificent display over the Glacier Lagoon at Jökulsárlón is one of 2 reasons why we created the Jökulsárlón Multi-day photo tours. The glacier lagoon is stunning in most...

Blue stream Ice photo tour

Ice beach photo tour Long exposure photography This long exposure photo was far from a matter of being still. The main piece of ice was surrounded by a wall of ice chunks like a pig in a pen. The wash of ocean was filling the ice-pen regularly...

Ice slice – Jökulsarlon photo workshop

Jökulsarlon Photo Workshop Jökulsarlon photo tour This beautiful scene is on the Jökulsarlon Ice beach in South East Iceland. We had thick cloud all night and which gave us no hope of Northern lights. We were wondering if we would have any sort...

Scarlet Aurora Photo Workshop

Northern lights photo workshop March Northern Lights This colourful Northern Lights display was taken on a Winter photo workshop. This was a custom photo workshop with great locations in the South and West of Iceland. This nights was St Patrick's night and...

Comet – Northern lights photo tour

Northern lights photo tour Comet Night photography This Northern Lights photo was taken one evening on a Multi-day photo tour to Jökulsárlón in April 2013. We could simply go out when the skies cleared because the photo tour hotel was close to Jökulsárlón....

Line up – Ice Beach photo tour

Ice Beach Photo Tour Line Up Ice beach photo tour Many of our multi-day photo tours have good opportunities for photographing the ice on the ice beach. The beach is often different in the evening compared with the morning so although it is possible to see...

Djúpalónssandur Snæfellsnes photo tour

Snæfellsnes Photo tour Djúpalónssandur Snæfellsnes This is the beach at Djúpalónssandur on an early August photo tour of Snæfellsnes peninsular in West Iceland. The Djúpalónssandur bay in on the Southern shore of the Snæfellsnes peninsular and quite close...

Southern Aurora photo tour

Southern Aurora photo tour Northern lights photo tour This Aurora photo was taken on one of the evenings on a 3 day Joulsarlon photo tour when the skies cleared revealing thousands of stars. The mountain is called Fell and is only a 10 minute...

Crazy Ice Beach photo tour

Crazy Ice beach photo tour Long exposure photo This long exposure photo, from our ice beach photo tour, shows the interaction of elements as the North Atlantic waves hit the crowded ice beach. The beach at Jokulsarlon is often littered with chunks of...

Godafoss North Iceland Photo Tour

Godafoss North Iceland Photo Tour North Iceland photo tour These beautiful light conditions can be found in North Iceland during the Summer. The reds go so deep when the sun and clouds are right and then it happens all over for the Sunrise just a few hours...

Diamond Aurora photo workshop

Volcano Aurora This incredible Aurora activity was directly over Iceland's largest Volcano, which lies dormant under Öræfajökull. Öræfajökull is Iceland's oldest glacier dating back over 3000 years and is also the home of Hvannadlasnukur - Iceland's...

IceStation

Taken on a 3 day Jokulsarlon photo tour – during one of the long evenings. We went down to the lacier lagoon because the skies looked clear and we were rewarded because he Northern Lights had started. This spot was really deep into the lagoon and far from the car park with all the flashlights.

CrystalMorning – Ice cave Photo tour

Ice cave photo tour Love these Winter mornings on our Iceland photo tours. The ice caves can be worth getting down early to the Vatnjokull Ice caves. An ice cave beneath the glacier is one of the best place in the world to photograph glacier...

Aurora photo tour – CrestedSky

Aurora Borealis in Iceland Photo Workshop I decided to share this shot from our Feb 2014 workshop at Jokulsarlon. Auroras at this beautiful Iceland location can be incredible. Jokulsarlon is the best place in the world to photograph Northern Lights. We run...

Photo tour – Dettifoss Waterfall

Summer photo tour around Iceland This was a photo tour around Iceland. Dettifoss Waterfall was on the Northern leg of the photo tour. At Dettifoss waterfall there are 2 neigboring waterfalls that are possible to view. The more popular waterfall is Selfoss...

Photo tour – ice beach

This Winter photo was taken on the ice beach at Jokulsarlon on a photo tour at Sunrise. The blue of the glacier ice works well against the black sand and glowing sky. Winter Sunrise occurs out to sea in South Iceland, so we are often greeted with a colourful back drop to the Glacier ice.

Summer photo tour – colour peaks

Summer Night photo tour Time for some colour on a Summer photo tour! I had promised myself some 135mm Magic Cloth for a while. Long exposure telephoto is fun!! Things move across the frame quickly so you don't need a super long exposure for a long exposure...

Seljalandsfoss Winter Photo tour

Blue waterfalls in Iceland Seljalandsfoss Blue Early Winter light. Blue hour at Seljalandsfoss South Iceland. A favourite waterfall on our South Coast Photo tour. This is a simple scene with a long exposure and 24mm lens. I was happy to have the coloured...

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