Eider reflection in lagoon, Jokulsarlon, Iceland

Eider reflection in lagoon, Jokulsarlon, Iceland - Eider
Jökulsárlón, Iceland (June 2017)

This image was taken during a trip organised by Natures Images and led by Danny Green and Paul Hobson. Jökulsárlón is a glacial lagoon containing icebergs calved from the Breiðamerkurjökull glacier.

Gordon Rae, Garth Peacock, Liz Cutting, Helen Jackson-Garside and Carol Minks were among the eight photographers on the trip. Check out their websites for more images from the Iceland tour.

Status is Near Threatened (recently uprated from Least Concern). Also known as Common Eider. For more information on this bird species see the following links:
Common Eider Somateria mollissima / Internet Bird Collection
Common Eider / Bird Forum
BirdLife International / Common Eider Somateria mollissima
ARKive / Common eider (Somateria mollissima)

Shooting Time 07:37
Tv(Shutter Speed) 1/1600
Av(Aperture Value) 6.3
Exposure Compensation +1
ISO Speed 1000

Latitude 64 02 54.1 N
Longitude 16 10 51.7 W
Altitude 15.10m


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