My Favorite Iceberg

I spent New Year’s Day in the Antarctic Peninsula.  I had already seen many beautiful icebergs of all sorts of shapes and sizes – many of them glowing with that special blue that seems to come from within the ice. Suddenly an old iceberg with wonderful textures came into view.  I took several photographs as the ship sailed around it. There were some penguins resting on the ice and they give a good sense of scale.  This iceberg sums up what appeals to me so much about Antarctica – light, color, texture and movement.

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14 Responses to My Favorite Iceberg

  1. Jet Eliot says:

    Incredible photos, and you did a great job of emphasizing the textures.

  2. judysbirds says:

    Very cool. I agree with Jet, the textures make the photo. What a sight to see. Thanks for sharing.

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  4. navery101 says:

    The fact that you are able to say you have ‘a favorite iceberg’ is interesting in itself! Wonderful shots!

  5. This gives a new and completely breathtaking perspective on icebergs. Precious!.

  6. Johan Chaves says:

    Simply WOW!

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