Iceberg, near Ilulissat, Disco Bay, Greenland

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Explore: Feb 17, 2009 #85

Ilulissat is located at 69°13′N, 51°06′W and about 200 kilometres north of the Arctic Circle. In translation Ilulissat is the Greenlandic word for "The Icebergs".

"Ilulissat Icefjord" was added to Unesco's World Heritage List in 2004.

The story behind the shot:

www.flickr.com/groups/zinnis_reisen/discuss/7215762916932...

but sorry, in German only.

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  1. Luv2kruz 72 months ago | reply

    What a beautiful shot !!!

  2. mekiaries 72 months ago | reply

    wow~~nice capture~

  3. Anette Mossbacher 71 months ago | reply

    Wonderful shot :)

  4. Maurizio Carlieri 71 months ago | reply

    Great Shot!
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  5. ♫♫░≈*نغمات العدسة ≈*░♫♫ 61 months ago | reply

    Snow impressive landscape
    This beautiful capture
    Excellent image
    Thank you dear

  6. Colorado Sands - OFF for awhile 57 months ago | reply

    Your Greenland photos always impress me! This one is breath-taking!

  7. Bernat Beata 56 months ago | reply

    wahnsinn!

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    :)

  8. Neil Mair Photography 53 months ago | reply

    Great shot - the small boat helps to show the scale of this iceberg!

  9. tokek belanda (very busy) 48 months ago | reply

    Very nice composition, that boat offers a good scale to that huge iceberg!

  10. arifaqmal 44 months ago | reply

    Love the surface texture on the iceberg and its sheer size compared to the sailing boat!
    Beautiful capture and Congrats on EXPLORE.
    Have a productive week ahead, my friend.

  11. John Dera 43 months ago | reply

    One can never tire of this beauty it holds a stranglehold on one.

  12. Photo--Graphy [deleted] 42 months ago | reply

    Excellent

  13. Sandra Leidholdt - OFF for awhile 31 months ago | reply

    Incredible beauty, Gerald!!

  14. Elysium 2010 27 months ago | reply

    Marvelous capture !

  15. Steve Taylor (Photography) 27 months ago | reply

    That iceberg looks awesome

  16. 7th_cloud 17 months ago | reply

    Really impressive looking at the boat's size! Another great photo!
    Have a great weekend, Zinni!

  17. Onasill 7 months ago | reply

    A captivating composition, excellent edition. Gerald.

  18. sophie_pataraia 4 months ago | reply

    great shot, great atmosphere, thank you for sharing!

  19. _Zinni_ 3 months ago | reply

    @all

    Thank you for comments, inviting and favorites!

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