Tag Archives: Fjord

Göltur (445 metres) lies at the mouth of Súgandafjörður in the Westfjords of Iceland. Telltale birthmarks betray its glacial past – a flat top and abrasion bands on its sides. A full appreciation of the mountain’s majesty can only be had from the air.      

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Kaldalón – “Cold Lagoon” – is located in the Westfjords within touching distance of the tongue of Drangajökull, the northernmost glacier in Iceland. These are images of a morning spent there in menacing but irresistible conditions. With howling winds matched to its cold isolation, it is a place to die for (or in).     […]

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Súgandafjörður in the Westfjords of Iceland is a narrow, exceedingly beautiful fjord. The images featured in this post were made on a moody afternoon with low clouds – just the kind of atmosphere I love most! I shall have more material from this area soon. Note: The ‘g’ in Súgandafjörður is silent.       […]

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