A Travel Photography Guide to Iceland

A Travel Photography Guide to Iceland

          Iceland has become a hotspot travel destination over the last few years due to its beautiful landscapes and very instagrammable locations. What makes it great for landscape photographers is the variety and proximity of mountains, waterfalls, basalt cliffs, fjords, and other uniquely Scandinavian terrain. A photographer visiting the same locations at different times of the year will walk away with shots that bear little resemblance to each other making it a great place for repeat trips. All this goes without mention of the famous Northern Lights which alone would be a draw for those adventurous seekers of beauty.             I visited Iceland in March which is around the end of the Aurora season unfortunately but I still came away with amazing images and vastly improved my photography skills. This will be a guide to locations I personally visited and can speak to but there’s many more known locations and with a creative eye one can find unique compositions even in what isn’t considered a hotspot. What I found from flying my drone around the mountains is there are many many unnamed and hidden waterfalls so anyone could be the discoverer of the next iconic shot.     LOGISTICS           I will briefly touch on the basics of food, lodging and transportation in Iceland but this guide will primarily be location specific photography advice. In the future if there is interest in these topics I can elaborate. Getting around Iceland is quite easy as there are paved roads that circumvent the entire outside of the island...
Haulover Park Sunrise

Haulover Park Sunrise

A spur of the moment recreational shoot at Haulover Park to catch the sunrise. Clouds obscured the sun for the most part but I worked around it and got some creative...
South Beach Real Estate Shoot

South Beach Real Estate Shoot

I’ve noticed that I’ve neglected to post my real estate photos since I am more often hired as a shooter with the editing outsourced. Therefore I’ll begin sprinkling in a few here and there from previous...
Beemer Sunset

Beemer Sunset

We took a sexy M series beemer to 79th St Causeway for a sunset photoshoot.        ...