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.

Antonello!, and 90 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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  1. Misadon Cueros Argentinos [deleted] 62 months ago | reply

    Me encanto !! muy buena !!!

    Greg

  2. paul.malon 62 months ago | reply

    "less is more"

  3. Luv2kruz 61 months ago | reply

    What a beautiful shot !!!

  4. mekiaries 61 months ago | reply

    wow~~nice capture~

  5. Anette Mossbacher 61 months ago | reply

    Wonderful shot :)

  6. Maurizio Carlieri 61 months ago | reply

    Great Shot!
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  7. ♫♫░≈*نغمات العدسة ≈*░♫♫ 51 months ago | reply

    Snow impressive landscape
    This beautiful capture
    Excellent image
    Thank you dear

  8. Colorado Sands 46 months ago | reply

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

  9. Bernat Beata 46 months ago | reply

    wahnsinn!

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    :)

  10. Neil Mair Photography 43 months ago | reply

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

  11. tokek belanda (very busy) 38 months ago | reply

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

  12. arifaqmal 33 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.

  13. John Dera 32 months ago | reply

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

  14. Photo--Graphy [deleted] 32 months ago | reply

    Excellent

  15. Sandra Leidholdt 20 months ago | reply

    Incredible beauty, Gerald!!

  16. Elysium 2010 16 months ago | reply

    Marvelous capture !

  17. Steve Taylor (Photography) 16 months ago | reply

    That iceberg looks awesome

  18. 7th_cloud (away for some time...) 6 months ago | reply

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

  19. _Zinni_ 6 months ago | reply

    @all

    Thank you for comments, inviting and favorites!

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