ICELAND CAPTURED

A mesmerising series exploring some of the most incredible, awe-inspiring places in Iceland through the eyes of four Icelanders. Each inspiring individual capturing the spirit of this incredible land in a different way.

Iceland | The Nature Lover

22nd May

Iceland | The Nature Lover

Actress and local tour guide, Thorey, takes us on a horseback trip through the beautiful mountains and plains. She reveals to us Iceland can be a refuge from modern-day distractions and explains the Icelander's deep respect for nature; a connection that has largely been lost in many countries of the world. 

Iceland | The Adventurer

22nd May

Iceland | The Adventurer

Meeting Gisli, one of Iceland's top helicopter pilots, we were whisked over the frozen interior of this magical place on the heli trip of a lifetime. A true explorer, he took us to unreachable mountain summits and secret waterfalls..  a breathtaking experience that will stay with us forever.

 

Iceland Captured | The Visionary

22nd May

Iceland Captured | The Visionary

'Rax' Ragner Axelsson, an award winning photographer, kindly shared his stories of the bond between man and husky, chasing snowstorms, and photographing the last polar bear in Iceland. He has devoted his life to chronicling the worlds diminishing artic communities and his work offered us a personal insight into their isolated lives.

 

Iceland | The Culturalist

22nd May

Iceland | The Culturalist

We were lucky enough to meet with Chef Sommelier Alba, who took us on a tour of her favourite city hangouts, and told us all about the delights of Reykjavik. 

A new crop of hotels and eateries have begun to fill the town, it is an undeniably cool place that we will definitely be revisiting.