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06/10/18 - While in Iceland I lent Topaz my camera. Let's see what he shot! (Captions by Topaz!)

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yatpay took this to demonstrate the risks of integer overflows in camera UIs.
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The area around our hotel. It was this bright and this cloudy regardless of the time of day.
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IN SOVIET CAMERA, PICTURES TAKE YOU
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View from our tour van.
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This is what the landscape looks like forever in every direction. It's like a barely-terraformed Mars.
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Continental divide. Very touristy.
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Incredible view, though.
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This boardwalk is great because the rocks are sharp and slippery.
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Geyser water; it comes out at 100C, so even here downstream it's extremely hot.
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I love these foggy alien landscapes.
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Surprisingly, the path and the boiling water are not very far apart.
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yatpay waiting to catch the geyser erupt.
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This pool was constantly steaming and fogging up the camera. Getting this shot required a lot of patience, just the right wind direction, and luck.
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Such a cool color!
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Meanwhile, over in the boiling pools of doom...
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This is why yatpay has no fingerprints any more.
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We were slightly ahead of schedule so we got to visit the tiny horses!
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Nobody doesn't love the tiny horses.
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Like I said, this is the landscape everywhere, forever in every direction. This path leads to Gullfoss, a huge waterfall!
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Gullfoss! I went all the way down to the lower area; it was worth the hike.
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The river disappears into a super pretty ravine; this is one of the places you can't easily capture in pictures.
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yatpay demonstrates proper technique.
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This volcano is also a lake! A lakeano! I went all the way down to the viewing area at the surface.
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Nearby cinder cones that aren't lakes.
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The view from the lake; you can also walk all the way around the ridge.
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The walk around the ridge; yatpay is taking it all in.
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Hooray! Iceland!
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A little stripmall we stopped at.
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This is Skogafoss, one of the largest Fosses in Iceland. Nobody has built a larger Foss since. Nobody knows what a Foss is.
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At this distance you still get wet pretty quickly; the camera doesn't show just how much moisture is in the air.
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IT'S ALSO VERY LOUD; PLEASE LISTEN TO A HIGH-VOLUME WHITE NOISE GENERATOR WHILE VIEWING THIS PHOTO
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The waterfall distracts people from the rest of the incredible scenery.
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I waited to get this shot of the paraglider landing.
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This is Reynisfjara, a famous black sand beach with huge hexagonal basalt columns just like Giant's Causeway in Northern Ireland has.
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Big glacier! It's much bigger in person.
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I tried to get shots of yatpay since there aren't many mirrors in most of his pictures.
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Tour Guide: Don't go too far! Don't go down to the water! yatpay: Okay, I'm going to go past the barrier and touch the water. (JP note: it was a small sign, not a barrier!)
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I bet it was worth it, though.
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I'm pretty sure this is one frame in a rapid-fire sequence of yatpay walking past me.
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This is Seljalandsfoss. I stood under it and got so wet that my phone wouldn't turn on.
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yatpay took this photo to prove how cool he is.
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It's okay to zone out after a long day, even if it's during a "vacation"!
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This little convenience store was several meals. It was actually very good food!
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yatpay took this photo to show a new battle scar. (Drying out water that got under the dial and made it malfunction)
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yatpay took this to demonstrate proper technique for drying off a very wet camera.
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