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The Thaw

In recent days we have had snow, fog, ice and now the thaw.  As the carpet of snow shrinks other elements of  beauty are displayed.  See the changed texture of the snow, the ice crystals at the edge, the patterns on the lawn as individual blades of grass reappear.


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Arctic in a pond

A recent sharp frost overnight produced a skin of thin ice on my small fish pond  –  the surface is about 150cm x 120cm.  But although the ice was thin it created its own mini ‘Arctic’ landscape with  a range of interesting textures.  I also discovered that the graininess of the ice and the absence of sharp edges made it a very difficult subject to photograph!

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