We often get the question: How does lava sound? In the past videos about the volcano eruption we have done our best to record environmental sounds, but getting a really good audio recording of the lava is not so easy. In this video, we use the Saramonic SoundBird T3L shotgun microphone to record the sound of millions of tons...
For the first three trips to the erupting volcano, we did not bring a drone. We prioritized our cameras over the drone since that´s where our bread and butter comes from - and it's heavy. On trips 4 and 5 which this video is about, we brought the drone. It is interesting to see what the drone adds to...
This photography trip to the Fagradalshraun volcano eruption in Iceland offered us challenging conditions. The weather changed five times during the day and we did our best to find motives. This was an unforgettable journey and we had great fun photographing.

Einar and Gyda are landscape and wildlife photographers living in Iceland. They are the authors of the bestselling books Iceland-wild at heart and Photographing Iceland.
About us…

The photographers map of IcelandWe created this map of Iceland based on our book Photographing Iceland – very useful for photographers. Use the map on your phone and read the book for information, pro photography tips and time saving information.

Photographing Iceland is the perfect travel companion for anyone visiting Iceland with a camera. The book will be available in all bookstores in Iceland in October 2019.

Iceland: Wild at heartIceland: Wild at heart is a best-seller. It is available in all bookstores in Iceland.

Einar Gudmann and Gyda Henningsdottir interview in N-Photo

Interview feature in the N-Photo magazine about our photography

It is an honor to be interviewed by Keith Wilson, a legend, writer and journalist in the field of photography. In the past he has interviewed some of the...

Photographing the volcano eruption

We have now made two trips to the volcano eruption. In this video we focus on photographing the volcanic eruption in Iceland during the blue hour and after dark....

Crazy Photography at the Iceland Volcano Eruption

We were ready to go photographing when the Geldingadalsgos volcanic eruption started. In this video we hike to Geldingadalur walley on the first day of the eruption. This was...

Photographing the Volcanic Eruption in Iceland

We were moments away from diving into a hot-tub with our friends after a nice dinner when Gyða´s mother called. The eruption had started. We happened to be in...

A short video about our new book – Photographing Iceland: A Photo Guide to...

Are you planning a photography trip to Iceland? Our new book: Photographing Iceland: A Photo Guide to 100 locations is intended to be the perfect travel companion for those...

Short video about our bestseller book Iceland - wild at heart.

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Photographing the Volcanic Eruption in Iceland

We were moments away from diving into a hot-tub with our friends after a nice dinner when Gyða´s mother called. The eruption had started....

A short video about our new book – Photographing Iceland: A...

Are you planning a photography trip to Iceland? Our new book: Photographing Iceland: A Photo Guide to 100 locations is intended to be the...

Surprising subjects and our Super Productive day of Photography – A...

In this video we go to Lake Myvatn in North-Iceland for some landscape- and wildlife photography. Our photography gear freezes over when we stop...

Our Biggest Photo Project

In this video we print huge images. Probably some of the biggest photos ever printed in Iceland. One of them 113 m2 and one...

Surviving Photography in Iceland

Our Interesting Photography Projects in 2020 YouTube possibly saved our sanity and the few photography projects we got in 2020 possibly saved our photography as...

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...

Latest videos

Amazing Sounds Of Lava

We often get the question: How does lava sound? In the past videos about the volcano eruption we have done our best to record...

Abstract Lava Photography

For the first three trips to the erupting volcano, we did not bring a drone. We prioritized our cameras over the drone since that´s...

Volcano photography in bad weather conditions

This photography trip to the Fagradalshraun volcano eruption in Iceland offered us challenging conditions. The weather changed five times during the day and we...

Photographing the volcano eruption

We have now made two trips to the volcano eruption. In this video we focus on photographing the volcanic eruption in Iceland during the...

Crazy Photography at the Iceland Volcano Eruption

We were ready to go photographing when the Geldingadalsgos volcanic eruption started. In this video we hike to Geldingadalur walley on the first day...

A short video about our new book – Photographing Iceland: A...

Are you planning a photography trip to Iceland? Our new book: Photographing Iceland: A Photo Guide to 100 locations is intended to be the...
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