jamesrushforth
jamesrushforth

Arctic Sailing

A traditional two-masted oak sailing schooner passes behind one of nature’s most beautiful and impressive creations. Perhaps due to increasing temperatures in...
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A traditional two-masted oak sailing schooner passes behind one of nature’s most beautiful and impressive creations. Perhaps due to increasing temperatures in the Arctic, the icebergs calving off the Greenland icecap have been particularly large in recent years and, much like snowflakes, no two icebergs are the same, making them truly unique. We stumbled across this particular formation while returning back home from a sailing trip. The wonderfully blue arch was so perfect that we spent some time circling the iceberg with the boat’s sister ship, photographing each other through the hole in the centre.
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Jinjii Platinum
 
Jinjii January 05, 2019
beautiful!!
Alfredo_Jose
 
Alfredo_Jose January 05, 2019
Gorgeous shot!
Nostroboy PRO
 
Nostroboy January 06, 2019
Congrats on this beautiful shot !
mypStudio7 Platinum
 
mypStudio7 January 20, 2019
That's just splendid. Great shot.
margitulstrup PRO+
 
margitulstrup February 09, 2019
Stunning view
Byronfairphotography PRO+
 
Byronfairphotography February 18, 2019
Absolutely gorgeous
Lambertphotos
 
Lambertphotos March 07, 2019
So great! Thanks for the write up, I like knowing what catches my eye.
Jdbruce1955 Platinum
 
Jdbruce1955 March 08, 2019
The framing of this ship through the iceberg was amazing
rekahalaszi
 
rekahalaszi April 09, 2019
This is a wonderful photo!! Love it very much!
sheri_wright_9941 Premium
 
sheri_wright_9941 April 22, 2019
Amazing capture
bobbytaylor71
 
bobbytaylor71 April 30, 2019
A definite "Wow" image/scene.
PennySlacke PRO
 
PennySlacke August 08, 2019
This is so beautiful. Extraordinary moment perfectly captured!
Kevin_Starr
 
Kevin_Starr September 22, 2019
Great image
FergalBrady
 
FergalBrady October 08, 2019
Impressive fair play
kjerstilangerd
 
kjerstilangerd October 12, 2019
wow
snowdon PRO
 
snowdon March 11, 2020
Congratulations on your Finalist Win in Around the World contest
WildTales PRO
 
WildTales April 03, 2020
perfect timing
keepclicking
 
keepclicking July 28, 2020
Amazing photograph, incredible work
charlenestoldt
 
charlenestoldt January 08, 2021
I absolutely love this photo!! awesome job! I would frame that & hang it on the wall.
VitaVera PRO
 
VitaVera February 07, 2021
Incredible shot! Perfect frame!
DanielPhotographyLtd Platinum
 
DanielPhotographyLtd April 23, 2021
It’s been said... my first thought on seeing this is “that’s beautiful” 👍
debbie_hutt_085 Ultimate
 
debbie_hutt_085 May 14, 2021
Congrats
Laton1973 PRO+
 
Laton1973 September 08, 2021
I have to agree with the rest people, beautiful shot. And congrats!!
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