Each morning in Iceland you wonder if the weather is going to turn out. You’ve looked at the weather reports, talked to locals, checked out TPE and Skyfire. Everything pointed to a good sunrise so off I went at 3am, heading to Stokksnes.
As I was hiking out to the point, the skies became slowly fiery. I noticed that the storm the day before had cleaned up many of the footprints (bonus). I got to where I wanted to be and set up both cameras. Sony a7r and 16-35 on my smaller tripod Gitzo GT0531 and the Zeiss 28mm Otus on my a7r2 handheld. I got the a7r going with Sony’s Smooth Reflections app and wandered around capturing other shots with the Otus.
I just watched the sunrise unfold, so glad I had gotten out of bed.