Wintery beauty and dangerous inhospitality
Ice crystals sparkle in the rare winter sun. Deep temperatures stop time and create unique, transient shapes and landscapes. Can animals and plants enjoy the silence of the snow or do they simply focus on survival? Human beings find their extremes, their limits and learn something about themselves in this winter world. Glittering, sparkling snow and ice create a fascinating new world… with inhuman conditions that can quickly become dangerous. These photos let you enjoy and appreciate the extremes of nature from a warm place.