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Ilulisat ice fiord
Jun 07

#240. Ilulissat Icefjord

By Paul Perton | Travel Photography

I watched the depth sounder as our boat left harbour; 10m, 12m, 18m, 250m. That made the size of the icebergs stranded in Disco Bay even bigger than I’d imagined. And this image? You’d be forgiven for thinking I might have walked closer for an even more impressive shot. No. My vantage point was the […]

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Evening wake, Ilulisat ice fiord
Jun 01

#234. Evening wake

By Paul Perton | Travel Photography

There are several ways to see Greenland’s icebergs. Walking any distance away from the country’s few settlements soon takes on marathon proportions, as the snow remains knee deep all year ’round. Another is a boat trip that can get you into the Ilulissat icefjord, close to the action and with a knowledgeable skipper, keep you […]

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Aug 31

#31. Frozen amoeba

By pascaljappy | News

One cold morning last winter, having spotted a goshawk diving onto a group of pigeons eating wild seeds on the ground, I followed it into a field in the hope of making pictures of the hunt. Having only a 50mm lens with me, the resulting pictures were weak and boring but luck guided me to […]

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