Blue Hour At The Lagoon

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    This is taken just before sundown on the shores of Jökulsárlón glacial lake near the south end of the Vatnajökull glacier off of Rt. 1 in the south of Iceland.

    I wanted to capture the stillness of the water in order to get some reflections of the massive pieces of ice floating around but on this day, the winds were in the vicinity of 20-30 miles per hour so I figured I'd concentrate on the contrast of the deep blue of the ice and changing colors in the sky.

    Taken with 1.5 stop ND filter to lengthen exposure.

    Let me know what you think.

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    1. Johnny V. 64 months ago | reply

      This shot is just beautiful !

    2. Brian Callahan ( 64 months ago | reply

      Outstanding Leo. Beautiful!

    3. ronanturnes 64 months ago | reply

      Amazing indeed! Beautiful blue colour

    4. PhotosbyTallulah 64 months ago | reply

      You do beautiful work.

    5. ~ CarLee Photography ~ 64 months ago | reply

      A gorgeous shot this really is getting into the blues ;) Love it ;)Car

    6. Paul in Japan 64 months ago | reply

      wonderful capture

    7. stepbrothers44 64 months ago | reply

      This is beautiful. God bless you for putting this up for charity

    8. troubledog 64 months ago | reply

      This makes want to sell camera and take up another hobby !

    9. Jim Richmond 64 months ago | reply

      COLD!!!! Fantastic shot.
      Seen on your photo stream. ( ?² )

    10. Stephanie / seenonflickr 64 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called look what I saw on Flickr!, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    11. GlobeTrotter 2000 64 months ago | reply

      Wonderful image !

    12. Kidzmom2009 64 months ago | reply

      I love your photostream. This is an amazing capture. Super work!

    13. DodogoeSLR 64 months ago | reply

      this is beautiful. I don't get anything remotely this pretty where I live. Love the colors here.. fantastic shot!

    14. Liz is moving! [deleted] 64 months ago | reply

      you have the most wonderful photos

    15. piper2009 64 months ago | reply

      Great shot.

    16. Juan Miguel 57 months ago | reply

      Hola, soy el administrador de un grupo llamado OSTRELLINA (Sólo fotos invitadas) y nos encantaría agregar tu foto al grupo.

    17. .Luigi Mirto/ArchiMlFotoWord 32 months ago | reply


      Esta foto ha sido vista en OSTRELLINA.

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