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-piece of winter-

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This photo might not be technically perfect, but photographing a single snowflake is not the easiest thing in the world! I just love this shot-- especially how another tiny one, you can barely see, is in the lower left corner. It took us A LOT of shots to finally get it - my fiance has much patience ;)

Snowflakes fascinate me. They are such a fleeting moment of unique beauty- often hard to appreciate when they gather in such large quantity tho. Much like some people. Sometimes the simpliest things can remind you to always take the time to appreciate the precious elements of life :heart:
Image size
630x549px 197.83 KB
IMAGE DETAILS
Make
NIKON CORPORATION
Model
NIKON D70
Shutter Speed
10/1000 second
Aperture
F/4.8
Focal Length
60 mm
Date Taken
Dec 18, 2004, 9:30:37 PM
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GreenWallsOfArtStudent General Artist
Beautiful!
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Love it!
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quite amazing)
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Beautiful. Love the little snowflake!
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Thank you! =)
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Snowflakes are truly amazing works of nature. And it's so interesting how the temperature of the air drastically affects the way the crystals form, and the ultimate outcome of the flake.

I take it this was a macro lens, but could you share which one?

Thanks!
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They really are! It took so many shots but we finally were able to get a decent one and lucky enough to get the other oh so tiny one in with it =) The lens used was a Micro Nikkor 60mm one.
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I have featured this beautiful shot in my latest news article! Check it out here [link] And please fave the article if you dont mind:aww:
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B-E-A-YOUTIFUL.
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Thank you =)
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You have been featured here :pointr: The Last Day of Winter :reading: :snowflake:
Have a nice day! :hug:
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Thank you =)
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:highfive:
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LOVE this. ADORE this. Snowflakes are craaaazzzy awesome! :)
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Amazing! :love: :O
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Featured in my journal and also in a news article: [link]
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I featured you in my journal :rose:
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featured here [link]


please comment and :+fav: :blowkiss:

:snowflake: Happy holidays! :snowflake:
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You have been featured in my journal: [link] :heart:
Happy holidays :xmas:
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featurd in my news article! :heart:

[link]
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you have been featured here :)
awesome work :) :heart:
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