18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Sleeping on the Edge

While backpacking through the Faroe Islands, I found a small rocky shelf overlooking the Atlantic. The area was just large enough to safely pitch my tarp, and it gave me a front-row seat to an incredible storm that rolled in from the ocean shortly after I'd set up.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Sørvágur, Faroe Islands
Camera: FC2103
Copyright: © Ari Bixhorn