Photos: Driving in Suðurland

After spending a Friday evening visiting Geysir and Gullfoss, we took Skeiða-og Hrunamannavegur, a rural road north of Flúðir, back to a friend's cabin. It was around 9:00 p.m., but as it was a week before the solstice, the sun was still three hours from setting.

August 12, 2019

Photos: Reykjavík’s Old Harbor and Faxaflói bay

In 874, according to the Icelandic "Book of Settlements," Norseman Ingólfur Arnarson threw the pillars to his chieftain's seat into the waters off the west coast of Iceland and promised to settle where they washed ashore. It reportedly took his slaves three years to find them. Personally, I'm curious to know what they did in the meantime.

August 9, 2019

Lessons learned photographing Iceland

My wife and I traveled to Iceland in June. In the final month preceding the trip, we were watching just about any video we could find on Iceland, and I realized how unprepared I was to capture the beauty that would backdrop our trip.

August 7, 2019