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Thursday, December 20, 2012




Frozen in time: These spell-binding pictures look like painstakingly carved ice art that even the most experienced ice sculptors would be proud of
Frozen in time: These spell-binding pictures look like painstakingly carved ice art that even the most experienced ice sculptors would be proud of

Freeze frame: Andrew Osokin has captured stunning images of ice formations and snow using macro photography
Freeze frame: Andrew Osokin has captured stunning images of ice formations and snow using macro photography

Tiny: Some of the icicles are so small they are barely visible tot he naked eye
Tiny: Some of the icicles are so small they are barely visible tot he naked eye

They look like painstakingly carved ice art that even the most experienced sculptors would be proud of.
They look like painstakingly carved ice art that even the most experienced sculptors would be proud of.
Ice art: They look like painstakingly carved ice art that even the most experienced sculptors would be proud of

Frosty: But take a cold, hard look and you will see they are in fact tiny natural ice formations, captured in minute detail
Frosty: But take a cold, hard look and you will see they are in fact tiny natural ice formations, captured in minute detail



Water pretty picture: The 43-year-old from Moscow captures the beauty of frozen water in its crystal-like form
Water pretty picture: The 43-year-old from Moscow captures the beauty of frozen water in its crystal-like form
Water pretty picture: The 43-year-old from Moscow captures the beauty of frozen water in its crystal-like form
Water pretty picture: The 43-year-old from Moscow captures the beauty of frozen water in its crystal-like form
Natural beauty: : He say he appreciates the beauty of nature so the idea of photographing icicles was the perfect subject for him
Street art: Andrew takes to the street and focuses his lens on what he finds and the result is an endlessly fascinating series of unique structures
Street art: Andrew takes to the street and focuses his lens on what he finds and the result is an endlessly fascinating series of unique structures

Brave: Using Nikon D-80 and D-90 cameras and special lenses, Andrew braved the Russian cold to capture what he found in the Moscow environment
Brave: Using Nikon D-80 and D-90 cameras and special lenses, Andrew braved the Russian cold to capture what he found in the Moscow environment
'Pictures are not made in the studio, on the street in the frost,' he says.
On the street: Andrew says the images are particularly powerful because 'pictures are not made in the studio, on the street in the frost.'
On the street: Andrew says the images are particularly powerful because 'pictures are not made in the studio, on the street in the frost'

Charged: Once the liquid is completely frozen, the sharp tip of the drop attracts water vapor in the air, much like a sharp metal lightning rod attracts electrical charges
Charged: Once the liquid is completely frozen, the sharp tip of the drop attracts water vapor in the air, much like a sharp metal lightning rod attracts electrical charges

Crystals: The water vapour collects on the tip and a tree of small ice crystals starts to grow, as seen above
Crystals: The water vapour collects on the tip and a tree of small ice crystals starts to grow, as seen above
Crystals: The water vapour collects on the tip and a tree of small ice crystals starts to grow, as seen above

Frozen still: This could be a bird about to take flight
Frozen still: This could be a bird about to take flight
Crystals: The water vapour collects on the tip and a tree of small ice crystals starts to grow, as seen above
Crystals: The water vapour collects on the tip and a tree of small ice crystals starts to grow, as seen above
Crystals: The water vapour collects on the tip and a tree of small ice crystals starts to grow, as seen above
Blue background: While the coloured backgrounds to Andrew's photographs look set up but are actually natural light from wherever he chose to take the picture
Blue background: While the coloured backgrounds to Andrew's photographs look set up but are actually natural light from wherever he chose to take the picture

Snowflakes: These snowflakes are stuck together in a helix of ice
Snowflakes: These snowflakes are stuck together in a helix of ice

Lucky find: Andrew found this solitary snowflake nestled in the grass as he was walking to his studio
Wintry blue: Andrew says he particularly liked this picture on account of its wintry blue backdrop
Fire and water: Andrew says he particularly liked these pictures on account of their colourful backdrops

Lucky find: Andrew found this solitary snowflake nestled in the grass as he was walking to his studio
Lucky find: Andrew found this solitary snowflake nestled in the grass as he was walking to his studio

Wintry blue: Andrew says he particularly liked this picture on account of its wintry blue backdrop
Wintry blue: Andrew says he particularly liked this picture on account of its wintry blue backdrop
Tree like: Many of the pictures look more like trees than they do icicles


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