Patterns in the Snow
Bright winter sunshine casts shadows over snow dunes at the edge of a cultivated woods in Rigaud, Quebec, Canada.
Lupine field in front of the village of Vik Iceland
Wide angle view of the village of Vik y Myrdal on Iceland's southern coast.
Reflections in a shallow pool
Trees and sky reflect in a shallow pool of water near the edge of the Saint-Lawrence river at the National Historic Site in Coteau-du-Lac Quebec Canada.
Beach where the Turkish pirates landed on Heimeaey in 1627
The beach where the Turkish Abductions (Icelandic: Tyrkjaránið) started. These were a series of slave raids that took place in Iceland between June 20 – July 19, 1627.
Town of Heimaey
The town of Heimaey rests at the foot of a mountain in the Westman islands, located off the south coast of Iceland.
Traditional sod house in Möðrudalur
Traditional Icelandic sod house near a small church at the Fjalladýrð tourist service in Möðrudalur, north Iceland.
According to local myth, it is said that upon returning from the Icelandic parliament in the year 1000, the local lawspeaker Thorgeir Ljosvetningagodi Thorkelsson threw his statues of Norse gods into the Godafoss waterfall thereby making Christianity the official religion of Iceland.
Lava field in front of Snæfellsjökull
Boulders in a lava field in front of the Snæfellsjökull volcano - famous for it's role in Jules Verne's "Journey to the Center of the Earth" - located on the Snaefellsnes peninsula in southwestern Iceland.
Road and waterfall near Útnesvegur
Farm houses by a winding road that crosses the hills and mountains of the Snaefellsnes peninsula in southwest Iceland.
Small church on Snæfellsnesvegur
A tiny church isolated in the countryside of the Snaefellsnes peninsula in western Iceland.
Waterfall at Shannon Falls Provincial Park
Downstream from Shannon Falls, near Squamish British Columbia. Shannon Falls is the third highest waterfall in BC.
Red maple in fog
A maple tree stands almost bare in the early morning fog at the edge of Pine Lake in Hudson Quebec, Canada.
Sunrise at Long Beach
Sunrise over logs scattered on the beach in Pacific Rim National Park. British Columbia, Canada.
Close up shot of a Forget-Me-Not against a blurred background in Hudson, Quebec. Canada.
Beached Tree on Lac Simon
Felled tree with exposed roots on the shores of Lac Simon in the Papineau-Labelle Wildlife Reserve in western Quebec, Canada.
Late fall sunset on a tree lined lane
Low angled sunlight hits a country road symmetrically lined with trees in Sainte-Marthe, Quebec, Canada.
Boulder in front of Seljalandsfoss
Seljalandsfoss is a 60 meter waterfall situated between Selfoss and Skogafoss, where Route 1 (the Ring Road) meets the trail going to Thorsmork in southern Iceland.
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