Island in Infrarot

Der Fotograf Andy Lee, der Island zum ersten Mal besuchte, versuchte sich gleich in einer neuen Technik in der Landschaftsfotografie. Infrarotfotografie sorgt bei ihm für mehr Dramatik. Die Ergebnisse wurden auf dpreview.com veröffentlicht.

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Islanders Buy Toilet for ISK 2 Million

The executive and port committee of Vestmannaeyjar (the Westman Islands) approved in a meeting last week the purchase of a public toilet block for ISK 1.9 million (USD 14,600, EUR 13,600) to cater to the increase in foreign tourists who visit Heimaey, the only inhabited island of the archipelago, by cruise ship.

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President Most Trusted in Iceland

President of Iceland Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson is the most trusted on a list of politicians in Iceland, according to the latest MMR poll, published Friday. The poll found that 48.5 percent of Icelanders had “rather a lot/a lot” of trust in Ólafur Ragnar.

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