Behind the lens

Behind the lens, tecniques, tips and our way of doing photography.

The Crazy Colors of Winter Photography in North-Iceland

This video was shot 8th of December 2020. There was no way to know what to expect when Einar went out with Nikon D850 and few landscape lenses. Even the 500 mm lens came along in case there would be seals or interesting birds...

10 Creative Photography mindsets

In creative photography and actually all genres of photography the mindset is what either makes or brakes photography as a business. In this video we cover what has been working for us in staying creative, get photography ideas, avoiding burnout and making a living...

Raw Fine Art experiments in Hvalvík bay

Fine Art Photography experiments are the subject of this video taken in Hvalvík in North-Iceland. Going to a completely unknown location with the creativity unbiased is a challenge. We do not try to define what is fine art and what is not. Rather we...

Finding the new Kirkjufell

In this landscape photography video we go on a mission to find little known locations worthy of being called photography locations and the challenge: they must be within a 20 minute drive from our home in Akureyri, north-Iceland. This was a very special photography...

Photography tips at Hvitserkur

In this video we share travel tips and photography tips. A photograph of Hvitserkur is on the front cover of our new book: Photographing Iceland - A Photo Guide to 100 locations. Hvitserkur is one of Iceland´s best known landmarks and here we show...

Photo adventure at Lake Mývatn

We spent three great days at the fantastic Lake Myvatn photographing birds. In this video we share some tips and show you what to expect when photographing at Lake Mývatn. The lake is well known among birdwatchers and is one of the best...

In the company of arctic foxes

It was in the middle of March. The world is being consumed by worries over the Covid-19 situation. We drove from our hometown Akureyri which is in north-Iceland to the town of Ísafjörður in the Westfjords on a beautiful sunny day. Despite good weather...

Huge Photo Exhibition in China

https://youtu.be/iRnxx6QjtI4 What do you do when you get a invitation to show photos at a Photo Exhibition in the middle of China? Well... of course you start packing. There is a long journey from the north of Iceland where we live but this is something...

Land of the midnight sun feature in the N-photo magazine

Gyda is one of the contributors in the latest N-photo magazine in a 11 page feature. It is a cover feature called "Land of the midnight sun". The feature took place in the island of Grimsey in north Iceland. In each issue of N-photo magazine...