Life In The Freezer

© Ian D. Cameron

Life In The Freezer

Uploaded: January 12, 2009

Description

Loch A Chroisg, Achnasheen, Scotland.

For three days running the temperature around the Highlands of Scotland dipped to around minus sixteen degrees celcius. Loch A Chroisg is notorious for collecting mist which in the right conditions turns to freezing fog accelerating the deposit of frost on every branch twig and blade of grass. I can honestly say I have never seen such extraordinarily beautiful conditions the depth of frost was over two inches. It actually formed on my camera bag and camera while I watched. This tree shows some indication of the frost and the misty atmosphere where the background slope is gently lit by direct sunlight.

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Pentax 67 II ,90-180 zoom,Fujichrome Velvia
0.45ND grad, f/16 at 1 second.

Comments

Nicholas Semo January 12, 2009

This is stunning. Beautiful capture.

Nick. #1066703

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe January 12, 2009

What a beautiful capture of this deep freeze, Ian! Outstanding color, light, clarity and composition! Very beautiful!! #7022298

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