Iceland 4

This is a continuation of the blog post Iceland 3...

Almost an hour passed before I had made it back to the main land. A metaphorical change of pants was needed as I slowly walked back to the car. This was my newest top spot. A hidden gem. As I walked down the canyon, I met a woman from Sweden who told me, “when you leave, you may no longer be physical here, by a piece of your heart will always stay. Trust me. I keep coming back.” Before we said our good byes, we both stood in silence and awe taking in what was before us. After what felt like only a few minutes, we continued on our separate paths.

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Micro | Macro

I recently saw this short animation and liked how it transitions from one object to another - staying with the same basic shapes and themes.

"micro | macro" by Louis Mallart

 

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Iceland 3

Since it never truly becomes dark in Iceland this time of year, I had some difficulty falling asleep. My insomnia could also be due to my excitement to press on and see more, rather than the brightness of the sky. I’ll compromise and say it was a little of both.

 

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max rive

Max Rive is a great travel photographer. I stumbled on his work while I was debating which career path I should take - law school or media production. I personally find photos inspiring and a helpful reminder of all the places in the world want to go...

 

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turkey

Even though I have seen this video more times than I am willing to admit, it is still one of my go-tos for inspiration. I think the visuals are inspiring and the audio design in extremely well crafted.

"Watchtower of Turkey" by Leonardo Dalessandri

 

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Iceland 1

As I built this website, I decided to publish various stories from the road, and provide some tips and tricks I have learned while backpacking through various different countries.

This first one is a 10 part-series on my Icelandic adventure. Check back each Thursday for another installment.

 

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