Uprooted Magnolia

Below Zero

Posted in Nature, Photography, Winter by leahyetter on January 14, 2013

I wanted to share a few images with you of this past weekend. It is VERY cold, like 10 (or so) below zero cold, and I haven’t been out much. But I did step out at sunset to grab these peaceful scenes.

©Leah Yetter Photographer

It’s a solid blanket of white and glitter except for the footsteps of deer trailing down to the river.

©Leah Yetter Photographer

The river is totally frozen over so I’m sure they have to break the ice with their hooves to get a chilly sip.

©Leah Yetter Photographer

I posted this image on my facebook page this weekend after a few email requests to show what below zero looks like. About 2 inches of snow fell on the ground Friday night and a light skiff last night. The ground is frozen underneath and with these low temps, it isn’t going to go anywhere anytime soon. Brrrr.


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  1. Larry Who said, on January 14, 2013 at 12:25 pm

    As Yankees often say, “Below zero temps are not that bad because it’s a dry cold.” Yeah, right!

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    • leahyetter said, on January 14, 2013 at 12:27 pm

      Yeah, it’s not too bad but there is quite a bite. I couldn’t imagine what it would be like with humidity.

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  2. Dounia said, on January 14, 2013 at 12:56 pm

    Beautiful photos – thanks for sharing and stay warm!

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  3. ken said, on January 14, 2013 at 2:22 pm

    Yeah we shot in sub zero here in Macon. Icicle nose. The industrial freezer wasn’t nearly as interesting.

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  4. Alice said, on January 14, 2013 at 4:19 pm

    Below zero here looks like a cup of hot cocoa and an old quilt. Beautiful photos of this frigid air.

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  5. nutsfortreasure said, on January 15, 2013 at 5:26 am

    I guess we get snow tonight and maybe more this weekend stay safe out there
    Eunice

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  6. Lenore Diane said, on January 15, 2013 at 10:19 am

    I truly felt a bitter cold while looking at these pictures. The middle picture of the frozen river/creek is incredible. You really were able to capture below zero. Nicely done!

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    • leahyetter said, on January 17, 2013 at 10:17 pm

      Oh I know. I get a chill looking at hem while sitting by the fire. Thanks Lenore!

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  7. Miss Jarah-Cappuccina said, on January 16, 2013 at 5:28 am

    Snow Kisses from Holland to warm you up 🙂

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  8. Watering Holes « Uprooted Magnolia said, on January 22, 2013 at 8:42 am

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