12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

Autumn at Sveabreen glacier on Svalbard. The glacier was/is surging and therefore calving a lot. As the ice pieces melt they are formed in many different shapes and with interesting textures. True gems.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Norway
Camera: PENTAX K-5
Copyright: © David Wrangborg