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Mink Viking Portrait Studio

Laugavegi 11 | entrance on Smidjustigur 2nd Floor, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 786 2525
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Great Fun and Unique Pictures

I walked by this studio a few times before venturing inside. Fortunately they were open for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
C6377JJerikb
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Orlando, United States
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Great Viking Studio

Amazing experience with the 4 of us at Mink Studio. The details of the armor and weapons were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Daryll M
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Edmonton, Canada
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Changing you into an awesome viking and getting a cool portrait. Opening hours are from noon til 18:00 (can be flexible if booked in advance with opening hours). Best is to book a time by Facebook messaging or send a mail. The price for 1 person is 14.900 kr. for a set of 6 photos. Inside you'll enter into a Viking setting where you can choose a variety of handmade Viking costumes. And when you are all dressed up and ready for battle, then you'l pick your weapon of choice, and step in front of the camera. Located on Reykjavik main shopping street is MINK Viking Portrait. Entrance is on Smidjustigur, right around the corner on the 2nd floor. Parking garage is next door on Hverfisgata 20 (1 min walking from the studio).
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Laugavegi 11 | entrance on Smidjustigur 2nd Floor, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I walked by this studio a few times before venturing inside. Fortunately they were open for business and had an open time slot for a photo shoot. The costumes and artifacts are of good quality and come in a variety of sizes. You can choose...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing experience with the 4 of us at Mink Studio. The details of the armor and weapons were amazing and the photos were astonishing. The pictures we have from this studio will be with us forever and will allow us to recall our time in...More

Thank Daryll M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stumbled upon these posters in downtown Reykjavík and entered their studio. There, I met Carla and Gustavo who are some of the nicest person I met during my trip. They've been very kind giving me a lot of information about their services and even...More

Thank Frank M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Iceland last week and I just had to get my Viking portrait taken. The Mink team was super quick to respond to me and schedule a time for my shoot. Once I got there I had such a great time! The staff was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I are doing Ring Road. We flew into KEF and stopped here after picking up our camper van for the next 8 days. This was our first stop and it felt like the perfect omen for a great trip. We happened to...More

Thank Brenna M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Truly the highlight of our trip to Iceland! The whole adventure was absolutely wonderful. Definitely a must do. So much fun. What a great lifelong memory!

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

The photoshooting is one of the things "you have to do" in Reyjavik, absolutely great, fun and a totally different experience, I was ther the second time and next year do it again, especially with other clothing :)

Thank Dierk R
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

A cousin and I are visiting Iceland and came upon Mink Viking Portrait studio by chance as we walked by the studio and saw pictures outside of the studio building. Having our pictures taken at Mink Viking Portrait studio is one of the highlights of...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

We just happened by the Mink Studio and the photos from prior shoots, displayed at street level caught my eye. We climbed the spiral stairs to the studio on the 2nd floor. The idea of assuming the persona of my Viking ancestors spoke to me...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Really unique experience! The staff were amazing too and we had a great conversation! The equipment is all genuine and adds that originality to the images.

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TTcheeser
20 July 2017|
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Response from Gudmannthor | Property representative |
Hi there! We charge 10.900 per person and $10 for extra portraits. All portraits are delevered digitally via email, the same day usually. Please use: mink.is for booking with us. Let us know what date and time would suit... More
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hockeygod
11 June 2016|
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Response from JenJayRutty | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure. We didn't get any discount as a couple, but he gave us an individual photo shoot as well as a joint one. Maybe if you asked him just to do joint ones it might be cheaper.
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AAHolt
19 April 2016|
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Response from Gudmannthor | Property representative |
Hi :) Im next to the main shopping street (Laugavegur 11) There are some construction in front of my door, so there are fences and mecinary here out side ;) But there is a big wooden bench with a viking poster on it, and... More
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