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Crystal world

Posted by
grouser (Ludlow, United Kingdom) on 28 January 2013 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Frosted Silver Birch

NIKON COOLPIX P7000 1/224 second F/3.5 ISO 100 55 mm (35mm equiv.)

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

The density of the frost and the branches is amazing.

28 Jan 2013 5:57am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Silver on silver, it's beautiful

28 Jan 2013 6:45am

Brockaly from Leominster, United Kingdom

Bring back the Birch, v pretty.

28 Jan 2013 6:52am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

I bet this looked good up close and personal :-)

28 Jan 2013 8:00am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Lovely detail in the frosty branches. Title reminds me of the J G Ballard book!

28 Jan 2013 8:53am

@Stephen: Exactly what inspired the title. Read so long ago it still conjures up striking images in my mind

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A forest of beautiful crystal and silver...! Awesome!

28 Jan 2013 11:22am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Looks like the Crystalline Entity is coming to get you! :-)) Seriously though - lovely shot of the birch covered in ice.

28 Jan 2013 11:42am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Hopefully no Crystal meth in your world though haha... A well balance, delicate shot.

28 Jan 2013 12:43pm

@Ainsley: mushrooms were more my cup of tea :)

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb composition !

28 Jan 2013 1:09pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

She's a real beauty !

28 Jan 2013 1:12pm

gerard1948 from Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Very nice composition, these frosted birch are beautiful, great photo, I love it.
Have a good week.

28 Jan 2013 2:17pm

Mariana Maoduš from Waterloo, Canada

a real crystal ;)

28 Jan 2013 3:02pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

quelle merveille ces bouleaux givrés ils sont féeriques superbe.

28 Jan 2013 3:43pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine shot of these frosted trees. I find it very appealing.

28 Jan 2013 4:17pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Light and Dark, Frosted Bark.Jack's cold wand
Fronds of grey, leaves away. Blonde on blonde

28 Jan 2013 4:51pm

Jeff from Pembroke Dock, United Kingdom

Jack Frost does it for me every time.

28 Jan 2013 4:54pm

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

I love your POV

28 Jan 2013 5:17pm

ordinaryimages from Kentucky Bluegrass, United States

Frost and not ice I hope. best…jf

28 Jan 2013 6:15pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

SNow and frost make the shapes so lovely. Great image

28 Jan 2013 6:17pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Looking very cold there

28 Jan 2013 7:17pm

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

you've captured so much detail I really want to see more of the tree...

28 Jan 2013 7:28pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Just beautiful! Wonderful winter scene. The frost makes the tree magic!

28 Jan 2013 10:02pm

k@ from Paris, France

I like those subtle tones !

30 Jan 2013 10:18am

1/224 second
ISO 100
55 mm (35mm equiv.)