Snow - Photography Contest [73 entries]

Through the tunnel Picture

Winning entry, with a score of:
64.6%
By Ory
Contest goal:

In many parts of the world the ground is covered with snow this time of year, so we might as well shoot it. Enter your most artistic picture of snow. Anything goes as long as natural snow is the focal point of the photo. Good luck!


Status: finished. Check out the winners below!
Suggested by: jawshoewhah

jawshoewhah: eh, great.... BTW I hate Winter!!! Looks like I'm going out today so I guess I'm bundling up. ( 5 years and 1221 days ago )
kyricom: Woo - Woo!!! We're an isolated little village of about 2,500 out in the middle of a bunch of dairy farms. We don't have much around here, but if there's one thing we have in abundance... it's SNOW!!! ( 5 years and 1221 days ago )
jeaniblog: Blizzard outside as I type.. ( 5 years and 1221 days ago )
smokebigbird: lol its Summer here n we dont get any snow in winter lol, I could use fae snow that u spray.....maybe NOT. - ( 5 years and 1221 days ago )
Mikaelbg: Yippe!!! The name of my country is a synonym to snow ( 5 years and 1220 days ago )
janetww: grate timing lol woke up this morning to a white canvas covering my village. ( 5 years and 1220 days ago )
MnMCarta: SO while ya'll are goin out and freezing getting such beautiful shots... I've decided to head to the beach today in our 70 degree weather ( 5 years and 1220 days ago )
bandit69: I think I may be allergic to snow. It causes irritation to the skin when touched, ( 5 years and 1220 days ago )
MnMCarta: DON'T EAT YELLOW SNOW!!! ( 5 years and 1220 days ago )
bandit69: YELLOW SNOW? When I was young, my big brother told me that was lemon flavor....As usual.........he was wrong! ( 5 years and 1220 days ago )
kyricom: "Watch out where the Huskies go, and don't you eat that yellow snow!" the late, great bard - Frank Zappa ( 5 years and 1216 days ago )

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Through the tunnel - created by Ory


Through the tunnel
Favs: 6SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 1/73Score: 64.6% (35)8267 views

(5 years and 1220 days ago)


Twins - created by karaflazz


Twins
Favs: 3SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 2/73Score: 63.6% (30)8207 views

Zagori Epirus Greece.

ZAGORI. A peculiar geographical and cultural unity consisting of 46 traditional villages that are scattered in the east, central and west Zagori. It is geographically located between Ioannina, Metsovo and Konitsa with natural borders mainly Mitsikeli, Gamila and Aoos. The area is a combination of scattered pines and firs, crystal clear waters, traditional stone-made bridges, old manors, beautiful churches and lush vegetation. An area with flora and fauna of the richest in Greece not only in number of species but in rare ones also. Here one meets the bear, deer, wild-goat, jackal and others.

Central Zagori
Vikos Gorge. Vikos gorge is at the west side of the National Park Vikos-Aoos and crosses West and Central Zagori. Its length reaches approximately 12 km., and the height of steep cliffs exceeds 1200m. In many spots, while its width is around 100 to 1000m. The gorge is water-made formation and is cut through by Vikos River, the water is seasonal. Flora presents a wide variety of willow trees, sycamores, sphendamos but also flowers and herbs. In earlier days alternative doctors picked up herbs in the area the so- called Vikos-doctors. Skilful walkers can cross the gorge, it takes 5 hours to walk to the Springs of Voidomatis River, in a magnificent landscape, characterised by the grey rocks and the green vegetation. Monodendri Monodendri is one of the most well known traditional settlements of Zagori. It is the home of Rizari Brothers benefactors, their foundation is well known all over Greece lor its great social work. The great manor houses and churches express the economic prosperity of the citizens during Turkish occupation. Recently restored manor of Pantazis hosts occasional exhibitions, while in the outdoor theatre important theatrical and musical performances take place. Right at the centre of the settlement St. Athanasios church dates back to the beginning of 19th C. The icons of the temple are dedications by the Rizari Brothers. In a small distance from Monodendri is Oxia, well-known for the beautiful view over Vikos gorge mostly for its stone-forest. There are huge rocky creations with horizontal layers of stone one over the other that form a natural monument of great geological interest.

Noutsou Bridge or Kokorou. It was built in 1750 by Noutsos Kontodimos. A big single-arched bridge over Vikas. It is also named Kokarou after the owner of a nearby mill who took care of its repair. (5 years and 1219 days ago)


Winter landscape - created by andreimogan


Winter landscape
Favs: 2SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 3/73Score: 62.2% (25)6286 views

A photo i took on a little trip near my town :). It is an HDR photo :). (5 years and 1213 days ago)


Seedhead - created by jeaniblog


Seedhead
Favs: 3SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 4/73Score: 61.7% (20)4453 views

(5 years and 1215 days ago)


White landscape - created by cocor


White landscape
Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 5/73Score: 61.5% (15)5747 views

(5 years and 1214 days ago)