Niceland: (11) Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon

In my opinion, Jökulsárlón is the most amazing place in Iceland. An outstanding landscape! It´s a glacier lagoon full of floating icebergs that were once forming part of the glacier Breiðamerkurjökull, part of the enormous Vatnajökull. The lagoon is 17Km long and 600m deep and it´s open to the ocean by an small exit. It´s been the location of several films like Tomb Rider and James Bond´s “Die another day”, when it was completely frozen as they closed the entrance of salted water from the ocean.

Jökulsárlón, Iceland. August 2011


About Dani Planas Labad

I´m a travel and documentary photographer based in Barcelona. On my journeys I always focus on local people, traditions, religions and other social aspects, as well as on landscapes and portraits. I have published in travel magazines and made several individual and collective exhibitions.
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4 Responses to Niceland: (11) Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon

  1. Jo tb m’apunto el lloc… s’assembla a l’Antàrtida!

  2. Òscar says:

    Fantàstiques fotos, Dani… M’apunto el lloc pel meu futur viatge a Islàndia

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