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Vestmannaeyjar Islands, Iceland

Posted by
Ian Bramham (Manchester, United Kingdom) on 10 December 2012 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

A flock of geese and a rain filled sky with one of the Vestmannaeyjar group of islands in the background

NIKON D800 1/500 second F/8.0 ISO 360 240 mm (35mm equiv.)

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JacklineG from Béarn, France

J'aime la composition, l'ambiance et l'instant ! Excellent ! Bonne journée Ian

10 Dec 2012 6:12am

@JacklineG: Thanks Jackline!
(PS - I really liked your new blog but it wouldn't allow me to leave a comment unfortunately)

Gérard Beullac from Paris, France

A masterful piece for our contemplative moments.
Really beautiful, Ian !

10 Dec 2012 7:04am

@Gérard Beullac: Thanks Gérard!

Focales from Rhône-Alpes, France

I like this composition between dream and reality. Beautiful pure bw

10 Dec 2012 9:01am

@Focales: Thanks Marie!

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

I love the simplicity of the composition, beautiful very poetic framing !

10 Dec 2012 9:23am

Ian Smith from London, United Kingdom

The rain look great!

10 Dec 2012 9:30am

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria


10 Dec 2012 10:31am

Veronique from France-and-, Switzerland

I like the birds on this one and the mood on the previous and the electric lines on the two :-)

10 Dec 2012 11:08am

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Hey Ian, your composition and presentation are simply amazing! Perfection again! Yes, like Anna says, this is beautifully poetic work!

10 Dec 2012 1:43pm

Eric C. from Ivry sur Seine, France

Bravo !

10 Dec 2012 4:16pm

tom from Germany

The scale which you created in this shot is absolutely amazing.

10 Dec 2012 8:18pm

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

minimalism at its best! it looks so straight forward and yet it speaks volumes! to me that sudden break of light over the horizon with such a definitive division line makes this very interesting indeed!

11 Dec 2012 2:31am

Wolfgang from Germany

Wonderful! The composition, the simplicity, the contrast - really good work!

13 Dec 2012 8:22am

k@ from Paris, France

What a subtle punctuation up there...

13 Dec 2012 12:34pm

Ryan Hammond from Tucson, United States

This is truly beautiful! Not sure how I missed this one before. I really think this is one of my favorites of yours.

10 Jan 2013 2:20am

1/500 second
ISO 360
240 mm (35mm equiv.)