Category: Culture

Icelandic singer proposes a Nordic Song Contest

Icelandic singer proposes a Nordic Song Contest

Icelandic singer and former Eurovision contestant Stefán Hilmarsson has proposed a Nordic Song Contest. A growing number of people in Iceland want to withdraw from this years Eurovision Song Contes in Azerbaijan because of...

One year of Reykjavík in pictures

One year of Reykjavík in pictures

For Icelandic photographer and graphic designer Emil Valgeirsson, the year 2011 is one he won’t forget. Every day of the year, he set up his tripod and mounted his camera on the same spot...

Dettifoss waterfall, Iceland

Ridley Scott focuses on Iceland

Upcoming science fiction movie Prometheus by director Ridley Scott will feature shots from Dettifoss waterfall and volcano Hekla. Part of the film was shot in Iceland during a period of two weeks last summer....