Wildlife

Wildlife photography in Iceland.

We found a cave

Wildlife photography can take a surprising turn when searching for Arctic Foxes in a lava-field. Our Arctic Fox photography went underground in a way when we found a big cave. Every year we spend many days searching for Arctic Foxes in our quest for...

Grimsey – our Wildlife Photography Secret

Soon it will be no secret. Grimsey has for years been our secret when wildlife photography is the goal. Less known is the fact that this small island on the Arctic Circle offers also a landscape worth exploring. We made this short video this...

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...

11 days in Hornstrandir – photographing arctic foxes in crazy weather

https://youtu.be/JmVUKkXSG_8 This was a crazy photography trip. Going to Hornstrandir in the winter to photograph arctic foxes is challenging to say the least. Despite the crazy weather and conditions out of this world this was a photography adventure of a lifetime.

White Bird Photography In A Winter White-Out

https://youtu.be/DXd15szKZwM Heavy snowfall and a complete white-out give a rare and a special opportunity for bird photography. Our mission was to find and photograph the shy and in general difficult bird to find - the ptarmigan. We went to the small island of Hrisey in...

Gyrfalcon hunting a greylag goose

Driving home after a funeral of a relative. Location is near Hrafnagil in Eyjafjörður. The middle of the bridge over Eyjafjarðará-river to be exact. From the corner of my eye I spot something familiar. A gyrfalcon is sitting on the edge of a sandbank...

Puffins seen in a different light in Grimsey

As all photographers know the importance of light can not be overstated. This became obvious when me and Gyda were photographing puffins in the puffin heaven, island of Grimsey. We stayed there for few days with the family which lives there and as usually we...

The grim fate of a arctic tern chick

It can be tough to watch the life of birds when the cold and cruel reality is showing it´s face. We are now in the south of Iceland, in the Öræfi area where all the tourists are which is a big change from the...