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Absolutely awesome tour with Siggi!

I honestly can’t say enough good things about our tour with Siggi. My husband and I traveled to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
M G
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Atlanta, Georgia
via mobile
Braggi and Siggi: A First Class Operation

My wife and I took a spur-of-the-moment trip to Iceland thanks to an air fare deal, and our main... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2018
Ganfo
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White, Georgia
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Arctic Shots is a company that specializes in photography day tours in several locations in Iceland. They even do Northern Lights tours focused on photographing the lights under guidance from award winning Northern Lights photographers. For those only wanting to enjoy the thrill of chasing the lights with Arctic Shots, a photo of them under the northern lights is included free of charge. Photo sessions are also available, both in studio and on location. All guides are certified by the Icelandic Tourist Board.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Burknavellir 17b, Hafnarfjordur 221, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I honestly can’t say enough good things about our tour with Siggi. My husband and I traveled to Iceland for a 4-day tour with our three daughters, ages 22, 20, and 12. Only my husband, one daughter, and I are photographers, but Siggi managed to...More

1  Thank M G
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Reviewed May 3, 2018

My wife and I took a spur-of-the-moment trip to Iceland thanks to an air fare deal, and our main objective was to see the Aurora. There ended up being much more in Iceland that was also exciting, but our Arctic Shots night was the highlight...More

Thank Ganfo
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Reviewed April 13, 2018

I booked the Northern Lights tour with Arctic Shots as photography is important to me. If you haven't been photographing the night sky before and you are lucky enough to see the Northern Lights, you don't want to be trying to figure out the camera...More

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Everyone from Arctic Shots is extremely responsive by email. The first day we got to Iceland, we were contacted saying we would be going on our northern lights hunt that night. We were picked up at 8:30pm and picked up just one other person and...More

Thank Allison B
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

This is the 3rd tour we’ve booked with Arctic Shots which also makes this the 3rd review that I’ve written for them. We originally booked a 2-day tour to the Glacier lagoon and ice caves with them but Siggi (co-owner) informed us a couple of...More

2  Thank Hunny76
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Reviewed March 30, 2018

Arctic Shots was fantastic experience for the Northern Lights and the South Coast tour. Siggi shared his knowledge to help us get the best shots for the locations we went to. For the Northern Lights, you will need a tripod and good lenses for low...More

1  Thank Rose L
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

I booked with Arctic Shots about 5 months ahead of my trip from a recommendation on a Facebook group for travellers to Iceland I'd been following. It was the only company I'd seen at the time that offered to photograph you with the Northern Lights...More

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Arctic_Shots, Owner at Arctic Shots, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thank you for your kind words. This was one fun night and being in the company of 4 ladies just made it better :) Hoping to see you all again in Iceland :) Yours Bragi

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Reviewed March 8, 2018

I visited Iceland for almost two weeks at the end of Feb 2018, and the weather had been rainy and gloomy the whole time. I arrived Reykjavik towards the end of the trip and decided maybe it was best to work with professional NL hunters....More

1  Thank Chi Y
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Arctic_Shots, Owner at Arctic Shots, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thanks so much for the kind words Chi and for a great time... =) It´s always a pleasure to spend time with a fellow photographer and to get a chance to piggyback of each other... Have a great day and I look forward to seeing...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Honestly, you shouldn’t even read this, you should just book now. I can’t explain how amazing our experience with Bragi and Siggi was. Firstly, we had a little car trouble and had to cancel/reschedule our first tour. Siggi responded right away and was more than...More

Thank Kristi L
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Arctic_Shots, Owner at Arctic Shots, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Hey Kristi... =) Thanks so much for the kind words... When things go wrong in life, there´s nothing to do but to move forward and I´m so happy that everything worked out fine and that we finally got a chance to meet and chase the...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

My son (11yrs old) and I booked a Northern Lights photo tour and we were not disappointed. Siggi took us to a super location to get great pics of the Northern Lights. He was helpful with camera settings and suggestions for post-processing techniques. It was...More

Thank JPG-traveler
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Arctic_Shots, Owner at Arctic Shots, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thanks so much for the kind words Jeff... =) It was such a pleasure to see father and son share a passion for photography and I hope you continue to nurture that bond... Have a great day and I hope to get to see you...More

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travlnbuckeye
April 17, 2018|
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Response from Arctic_Shots | Property representative |
There is a link to our website on this page where you can get direct contact. Im not allowed to give out links or contact info in answers. Siggi
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Theand G
March 19, 2018|
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Response from Arctic_Shots | Property representative |
Hey Kristi... =) We get both photographers and non photographers on our tours. =) Siggi
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rlsquared
March 14, 2017|
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Response from Arctic_Shots | Property representative |
Hey Rita... =) no, we haven´t received any email and not in the junk email either... I´ll send you a message via the email you provided for the tour and well find the photo you want... =) Siggi
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