Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Locked In

At first glance this might look like a bunch of plate ice floating in the water in the foreground of this photo.  In reality, the plate ice is actually completely frozen in place by the surrounding ice.  I think this ice was probably thick enough to walk on, but I chose to play it safe and photograph it from the more secure shoreline ice that builds up on the beach.  As I photographed this scene the ice out on the lake was groaning and heaving, so it was probably wise to stay where I did!  This was photographed last night at sunset. 

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