Unusual perspective. The Icelandic sheep is an ancient breed brought in by the first settlers, and is raised entirely on mountain grass. This image was taken at the Lyngbrekka farm in Reykjadalur, north Iceland.
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An Icelandic delicacy. Hangikjöt (lit. hung meat) is a perennial favourite in Iceland and a must at the traditional Icelandic Christmas meal. The meat here is lamb, the world’s best in the opinion of lamb experts everywhere except New Zealand. During the festive season, it is customary for many farmers from the rural areas to […]
Hippic fun. The first two images were taken near the imposing table volcano Búrfell in Þjórsárdalur, south Iceland. The Simplify plugin developed by Topaz Labs transforms photographs into digital art and I have been playing with it the past couple of weeks. A preliminary effort and its parent image are seen below. […]