Interesting Photo of the Day: Mysterious Frost Patterns

This is what you get when you match great photography skills with natural phenomena:

beautiful frost patterns formed on forest trees

Frost Patterns (Via Imgur. Click image to see full size.)

Jan Bainar captured this magnificence as he hiked in the Beskydy Mountains, a range forming the border between Slovakia and the Czech Republic. He used an Olympus E-520 camera with these settings: ISO 100, f/16, 1 second.

The ice was probably formed due to humid and windy conditions below zero. However, if this has been photographed in a different light setup it probably wouldn’t look so mystical and interesting.

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