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PHOTOS: Iceland through the lens of a first-time visitor

14 Nov 2016 Photographer and new self-confessed Iceland fan Sam Chapman has kindly let Iceland Monitor present a showcase of some of his stunning images from his recent first visit to the country.

Teaching tourists to photograph the Northern Lights

3 Oct 2016 Iceland Photo Tours is an Icelandic travel agency organising tours for visitors who wish to travel around the country and photograph its unique Arctic landscapes and climate conditions.

Amazing video of Icelandic jet struck by lightning!

3 Oct 2016 Facebooker Hall­dór Guðmunds­son has posted this amazing shot of an Icelandic jet flying through an electrical storm in South-West Iceland this morning – and being struck by a bolt of lightning.

PHOTOS: Last-minute dash to catch Northern Lights in West Iceland

3 Oct 2016 “After dark, the sky was just green – north, south, east and west. For over 6-7 hours I took pictures.”

PHOTOS: Iceland glacier lagoon firework display

15 Aug 2016 Almost 2,000 people attended the sixteenth annual firework display at Iceland’s stunning Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon on Saturday evening.

PHOTOS: Flying from Reykjavik to Ísafjörður

PHOTOS: Flying from Reykjavik to Ísafjörður

11 Aug 2016 While road trips are probably the most popular way of travelling around Iceland, flying also has its special charm.

PHOTOS: 11 images of the life of an Iceland president

PHOTOS: 11 images of the life of an Iceland president

3 Aug 2016 Former President of Iceland Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson stood down from his post at midnight on Sunday after twenty years at the head of the Icelandic State.

PHOTOS: The Beckhams in Iceland

11 Jul 2016 Football superstar David Beckham has been on holiday in Iceland with his wife Victoria and children.

PHOTOS: Color Run 2016 – Reykjavik

13 Jun 2016 Reykjavik was a blaze of sweat and colour on Saturday as some 12,000 people took to the streets for the second annual 5k Color Run.

Gylfi Þór Sigurðsson.

PHOTOS: More training shots from Iceland at Euro 2016

13 Jun 2016 The tension is mounting here in Iceland, with just one day to go until Iceland’s men’s team kick off their first ever match in the finals of a major football tournament.

PHOTOS: Iceland gear up for Euro 2016 Portugal clash

11 Jun 2016 Iceland’s first game is just three days away and the boys in blue are gearing up for their Group F match against Portugal in the French city of St Étienne.

The President and First Lady of the United States and the Prime Ministerial couple of Iceland.

PHOTOS: “Obama welcome to Iceland whenever he likes”

17 May 2016 Iceland’s Prime Minister was one of the guests of US President Barack Obama at a multilateral White House summit last Friday.

Captain Hilmar Baldursson and First Officer Árni Árnason.

PHOTOS: Icelandair 767s enter service this month

9 May 2016 Icelandic flag carrier Icelandair will be bringing two wide-body Boeing 767 jets into service this month – and have announced their intention to purchase two more of the type.

Grótta lighthouse, Reykjavik.

PHOTOS: Capturing the perfect Iceland shot

4 May 2016 These stunning pictures of well-known Icelandic landmarks were taken by German photographer Alexander Müller.

PHOTOS: Stunning aerials from Iceland flight

19 Apr 2016 Last Thurs­day, Morgunblaðið journalist Sig­urður Bogi Sæv­ars­son took these wond­erf­ul aer­ial ima­ges of Ice­land dur­ing his flig­ht from Reykja­vik to the eastern town of Egilsstaðir.

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