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Night Fire over Vestrahorn

The Northern Lights flowing over Vestrahorn and the black-sand dunes.

On our second night in Iceland we were rewarded with another incredible show of #aurora while on the road near Höfn. After looking at the forecast we decided to try our luck at Vestrahorn. When we arrived the sky was completely cloudy over the mountain and the clear areas we could see didn't have any aurora. After an hour or so of waiting the clouds cleared and the light show kicked off again; we were beyond thrilled with our luck! Soon the sun started to rise and the lights faded, but we had another amazing night in books.

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Rex Jones's picture

Seriously man, you're making me all kinds of jealous with this one. This shot is just gorgeous! I'd hang that on my wall!

Jason Hatfield's picture

Thanks Rex! I was definitely fortunate to be there at the right time!

Garry Pollard's picture

Pure magic!

Jason Hatfield's picture

Thank you!!

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Tryggvi Már Gunnarsson's picture

Wonderful shot!