Tips for seeing the Northern Lights

The aurora borealis has long fascinated travellers. The locals believed they were the trails of a celestial fox as it ran through the night sky; others that they were the lights from the dead. The Northern Lights have always been elusive, mysterious and awe-inspiring. Here are a few tried and tested tips for catching the…

How to photograph the Northern Lights

The Northern Lights, or aurora borealis, is one of nature‚Äôs most awe-inspiring displays. For many like myself, viewing the lights in person is a lifelong dream and to be able to photograph the Northern Lights is simply the icing on the cake. It can be challenging to try and capture the lights, but these simple,…

The Land of Fire & Ice: Reykjavik, Iceland

The Land of Fire and Ice is isolated, wild, rugged. Located just south of the Arctic Circle, in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, Iceland welcomes us with ice on the roads and drizzling rain as we pull into Reykjavik. The darkness is velvet, the air is crisply cold in late December. The next morning…