Icelandic Highlands Photography Challenge / 6 days
Rhyolite mountains in Landmannalaugar nature reserve
The Glacier lagoon
Advancing glacier by Vatnajokull, Europe's largest glacier
Central highlands desert
Waterfall on the north shore
Rock formation on the north shore
Hot spring in the highlands
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Icelandic Highlands Photography Challenge - 6 days

 

 

Highlights of the experience:

  • Colorful rhyolite mountains in Landmannalaugar.
  • Highland desert, volcanos and glaciers
  • Active volcanic area
  • Magnificent waterfalls
  • Hot springs in the highlands
  • A demanding 4x4 photography expedtion
  • Photo tour with a local professional photographer

 

Tour dates for 201:

  • July 12 - 17
  • August 20 - 26

Check availability here!

 

Tour description:

The central highlands in Iceland behold fantastic photo opportunities that has to be on every landscape photographers bucket list.

This photo tour is both physically challenging and at the same time mentally inspiring. We cover a lot of ground but we get to shoot all the major landscape scenes at the right time of the day for best lighting conditions. This journey should easily yield a portfolio of 50-100 really good photographs and 5-10 exceptional artworks. This is more of an expedition than photo tour/workshop. 10 days of travel with 4x4 vehicles through exceptional terrain.

Landmannalaugar is an active geothermal area with hot springs, bubbling mud pots and active volcanos. The scenery consist of colorful rhyolite mountain and recent lava with green moss. Rivers and a hot spring pool reflect this stunning landscape in a myriad of textures and tones.

We photograph Lake Myvatn and surrounding area. It has many different things to shoot. A picturesque lake with incredible rock formations. A field of lava from a recent eruption, lava caves, volcanos and Europe's most powerful waterfall.

The highlands are unpopulated and have very limited infrastructure. No hotels, restaurants or road shops. With 4x4's and local knowhow we can safely ford rivers and navigate the highland deserts. Accommodation is in guesthouses and heated highland cabins.

 

Price: ISK 440.000 / $ 3.490 - full board -  single supplement N/A.

15% group discount is available when 4 or more person book at the same time.  Please contact us for details.

 




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