January 20, 2013

Horses, Iceland

Photograph by Tina Thuell, Your Shot

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

Icelandic horses gathered on top of this hill within their paddock beneath this stunning cloud formation. The combination seemed positively heavenly. This photo was taken at the breeding farm in northern Iceland called Ibisholl.

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14 comments
Agustin Colombo
Agustin Colombo

The dog sitting there is just perfect in this picture.

mon mon
mon mon

I love everything about this photo. The sky, the landscape, the horses and the dog watching over them. Amazing!

SamanthaLyn Samuelson
SamanthaLyn Samuelson

At first, I just loved the image!  And then, when I saw the dog, I loved the image, more.  Where there is a herd, there is often a herding dog, and I see that this is taken on a breeding farm & the image is just perfect!  

Cheryl Nocera
Cheryl Nocera

Just looking at those clouds above I can feel the power of them. 

Once again
Once again

OOOOh what a sky. It is Iceland once more :)

James Leavy
James Leavy

There's a reason I want to live in Iceland.

Quan Nguyen
Quan Nguyen

It's really a nice picture with a bed of green grass and a herd of leisurely horses. Thanks for your photo.

Myra Linara
Myra Linara

Nice composition, nice angle.
I could almost feel the peaceful atmosphere, relaxed and unhurried.
(Somehow my eye is always drawn to that dog on the far right)

Oun Kwon
Oun Kwon

@Memographer Alex Kay Beautiful vista. I would trim off the right side a little to remove the intruder without affecting the rest ;-)

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