When you looked at yesterday’s photo, you may have noticed how beautifully sunny it was. If you missed it, don’t worry. The cute squirrel was certainly a distraction from a weather. But it was beautiful and sunny, as I said. Check back if you don’t believe me.
It would appear that I enjoy photographing trees. But how could I resist this one? Perhaps it’s more shrub than tree… But anyway, a windswept tree on a rocky shore, backed by steely ice water with a dark vision of land appearing through the mist beyond. Something about that is very appealing.
During the winter here in Finland the ice often gets thick enough that people walk across it. In seven years of living here I’ve still not done it myself. Perhaps it’s because, growing up in England, it was very rare for icy lakes or rivers to be safe to walk on, and the idea of…
Hello, birdie! This bird was a bit closer when we first spotted it, but by the time I’d got my camera out it had hopped further away. I zoomed in as much as my lense allows to take this picture. Ideally I would have moved towards it for a better picture, but it was already…
This picture doesn’t quite look how I’d hoped it would… I think it is a bit difficult to make out what you’re seeing. That big chunk of ice in the foreground was previously attached to the cliff-face, underneath the higher up chunk of ice.
I took this picture when we walked to the shop earlier this evening. The rocks were dripping melted snow, and the setting sun was gleaming off of them. It was very pretty!
This wouldn’t have happened if you’d just listened to me.