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Old Dec 12, 2012, 11:20 AM   #1
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Went out to get wood in the morning to stoke up the fire and noticed my car iced up from the low 30s temperature. Got my Kx and shot some close ups of the ice patterns. Did some sharpening and contrast. It's amazing what nature does all on its own. Hope you enjoy.
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Old Dec 12, 2012, 1:10 PM   #2
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Beautiful photographs. It is amazing how nature can create such wonderful designs.

Over the years I have occasionally seen designs in ice like that...but very rare in my experience and these examples you have photographed are exceptional in beauty and symmetry.

I wonder if anyone knows how such natural and symmetric designs are formed ?
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Keep the cold but send more of these awesome shots. I love taking macros of frost on my windows but have never had it like this on my car.

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Very cool looking (no pun intended). These are some unusual images to say the least.
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Simply gorgeous - and I think the blue of your car enhances it.
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You wonder, just how does it do that?
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Awesome! I've seen interesting frost once or twice, but not often. I'd love to know what forms interesting shapes like this - most of the time ours is just a sheet of bumps, with no pattern. These are seriously cool!
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Great captures of a unique frost phenomenon!

I seem to vaguely recall that Henry David Thoreau wrote an essay about inanimate nature (such as frost, mudflow, etc.) resembling patterns in vegetation, and sometimes even "growing" in similar patterns.
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