Lodge Ranga, a lodge positioned on the southern coastline of Iceland, is wanting for one photographer who is willing to trade landscape shots of the location in exchange for spherical journey airfare to and place and board in the land of fire and ice.
Previous calendar year, Lodge Ranga issued a identical simply call to photographers when it traded flight to and space and board in Iceland in exchange for photos of the Northern Lights. The campaign gained 4,829 applicants from over 50 countries and the resort was so overcome with optimistic opinions that it ended up selecting two photographers instead of just a single. The “light catching” photographers have been Toronto, Canada-based mostly Paige Deasley and Germany-based mostly Stefan Libermann.
This yr, Resort Ranga desires to showcase a different facet of the island and in its place of focusing on the Aurora Borealis in the tumble, the resort is hunting for a photographer to place their lens at the eco-friendly highlands, numerous waterfalls, black sand seashores, and the other incredible normal sights found on the island. The photographer would be requested to appear all through the summer time, and thanks to the timing, they would be equipped to shoot the island any time of working day many thanks to the Midnight Solar.
A “midnight sun” is a natural phenomenon thta takes place in the summer months in areas north of the Arctic Circle or south of the Antarctic Circle. Simply because Iceland is located so shut to Earth’s northern pole, the sunlight remains seen even at midnight and will not set underneath the horizon at any level in a 24-hour period of time.
For a landscape photographer, this prolonged period of daytime will allow for considerably extra opportunities to capture shots of the space.
In exchange for snapping scenes and sights for Resort Ranga, the Midnight Sunlight Catcher will receive free place and board, a flight to and from Iceland, and the chance to shoot a single of the most photogenic and adventurous countries in the planet. The Resort values the excursion at $10,000.
Candidates will have to be keen to journey to Iceland by mid June or earlier and dedicate to 10 days there exactly where they will be liable for capturing large-excellent photos and videos of Iceland’s Midnight Sunlight. In trade for flights and area and board, Resort Ranga will have limitless license to mutually agreed upon images and movies and can use them in advertising content, printed and internet, for an unrestricted period of time.
Individuals interested can use on Hotel Ranga’s site. All purposes should be received by Might 15.
Image credits: All photos supplied courtesy of Hotel Ranga. Header photo by Stefan Libermann.