15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The Berg

A grounded iceberg and small melted shards washed ashore just after sunset on a dark and misty evening at Iceland's famous diamond beach. The glaciers wash out to sea, then float back in and are stranded against the black sand beaches.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Hofn, Iceland
Camera: ILCE-7RM2
Copyright: © Alex Berger