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a man standing on rocks in Iceland
December 11, 2015

Sun Streaks

When Your Shot member Haukur Snorrason hiked into Iceland’s Gljúfrabúi Canyon, he was hoping to see the setting sun hit the canyon’s waterfall. Instead, he got a more unique shot. “I ... noticed some rays from the low sunlight that … colored the spray from the waterfall,” Snorrason writes. “This was a complete surprise to me, since I have never seen a photo like that from this place.”

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Photograph by Haukur Snorrason, National Geographic Your Shot
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