The beach near the Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon is probably my favorite place in Iceland. Icebergs float out of the lagoon and wash up on a black sand beach. When I took this photo last spring, there were only a few small pieces of ice on the beach. When we returned this past winter, the ice was much denser and the made for very different photographs (which I will share at some point). If you are planning or daydreaming about a trip to Iceland, you might be interested in our e-book on photographing Iceland (you can learn more at

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