Most of my time in Iceland was under clouds, but when the light did shine, it was magical. On the first day, it turned a cat into an arctic fox, a fire hydrant into a work of art and a ship into a dream.
When I returned to the harbour a week later, this ship was gone without a trace, probably back out to sea, but it is somehow poetic for those first moments on my own in Icelandic light, which I saw so little of, but remember it was unreal enough to never have existed.
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jadesgran (5423) 2011-10-29 22:02
You must have thought you were dreaming!A good capture of this huge boat, that dwarfs everything else.Interesting sky.
Best Wishes Gladys
ktanska (27660) 2011-10-31 13:48
Yes, there is certain surreality on this. The shape looks strange when we see parts that are normally under water. Backlight works well, both shadows and highlights are well in control.
- Copyright: Dan Bachmann (danbachmann) (1746)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2011-07-20
- Categories: Transportation
- Camera: Canon EOS 5D, Canon 17-40 mm f/4.0L EF USM
- Exposure: f/8, 1/40 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2011-10-29 14:59