17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
People Bathing in Volcanic Spring Without Fear

Here, you see people bathing in a natural hot spring. It was freezing outside and there was a warning from the Icelandic Park that said Swimmer’s Itch has been detected in these waters so these people are bracing that risk for the warm water.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2019
Date Uploaded: 09.2019
Photo Location: Landmannlaugaur , Iceland
Camera: iPhone XS
Copyright: © Laura Powell