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Sunset under a waterfall at Skogafoss
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In 1973 a Douglas C-117 [military version of a DC-3] plane ran out of fuel in bad weather and had to crash land on the black sand a little west of Vik. Thankfully everyone survived, but during the attempted recovery a helicopter ended up crashing and killing some people. Seeing how their luck was going, the Americans decided to cut their losses and abandon the whole mess in the sand. When the local farmer went out there to check things out he figured out that the pilots had mistakenly switched to the wrong fuel tank and actually had a second completely full load. The farmer then had aviation grade fuel to run all his tractors and whatnot for a year. He also sold off the tail to a couple who run a hotel out of a DC.
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Jay Gould13:55+1
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My kinda image!!    #save

However, Why did you cut off the top of the falls on the right +Christopher Bowler ? Is this cropped or is that how you shot it?

Michael Seneschal13:58
Wicked nice

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No not cropped its so big only way to get it all would be a pano. This was 14mm on FX

Christopher Bowler14:00Edit
TBH I found the foreground more interesting then the very top of the fall :) 

Jay Gould14:02
Understand +Christopher Bowler You might consider a vertical stitch in the future; well captured.

Christopher Bowler14:11Edit+2
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Took hundreds of pics and got soaked , spray from the fall was crazy :D

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Very good #save3  

Matt Austin15:03
Nicely done. #save4

Robert Betchel15:04
Nicely done #save4

Daniel Caminada16:03 (edited)+1
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That's a really cool perspective compared to the classical front shots of Skógafoss.

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Christopher Bowler15:13Edit
Cheers Daniel

Michelle Stevens15:37
#save7   Very nice image

Josh Walker15:51
Epic. #save8  

Scott Foster16:00
A wonderful scene and solid capture  #save9

Richard Kimbrough16:19
very nice.  cool sky and great light on the rocks.  Looks almost fantasy-like.   #save10

Christopher Bowler16:45Edit
Cheers chaps much appreciated :D
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Almost as high as the Shard, certainly felt it after walking up 62 flights of stairs :)
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Jökulsárlón (literally "glacial river lagoon") is a large glacial lagoon in southeast Iceland, on the borders of Vatnajökull National Park. Situated at the head of Breiðamerkurjökull, it evolved into a lagoon after the glacier started receding from the edge of the Atlantic Ocean. The lake has grown since then at varying rates because of melting of the Icelandic glaciers. The lagoon now stands 1.5 kilometres (0.93 mi) away from the ocean's edge and covers an area of about 18 km2 (6.9 sq mi). It recently became the deepest lake in Iceland at over 248 metres (814 ft) depth as glacial retreat extended its boundaries. The size of the lagoon has increased fourfold since the 1970s. It is considered as one of the natural wonders of Iceland. — at Jökulsárlón - Glacier Lagoon.
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+Christopher Bowler - Congrats Christopher, your photo reached 10 saves so you can go ahead and add it to The Lightbox: http://goo.gl/RB2KW. Don't forget to copy and paste the comments into the first comment of your LB post. Thanks a lot, and thanks for playing the game... :-)
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