Roy Mangersnes - Arctic spring


In just a couple of days I will be traveling back north to my Arctic home, Svalbard. I arrive just in time for spring, when the snow still covers the mountains, but the first sedges are starting to turn green and the birds are courting in the partly frozen ponds. The Arctic Terns will not arrive until another week I assume, but we do see them earlier every year, so maybe they will beat me to it this time?

Location: Spitsbergen, Svalbard

Tags: Arctic, black and white, snow, spring, svalbard

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  1. Yasir Mehmood said:

    02/06/2015 21:42

    Nature always attract me, the reflection of mountain is looking great in this picture, It would be more elegant if it could have been little more clear ,any way this is awesome. as nature lover I have uploaded few new wallpapers with retouched in photo shop

  2. fabien said:

    26/08/2015 11:51

    i really like it !