We have ditches full of this tall swamp grass close to where I live. I captured this one frosty afternoon during our warm/cold winter days of hoar frost. I thought adding the cyan monochrome highlighted the otherwise dull frost on the plant.

Ste. Rita, Manitoba
Canon EOS 60D


hoar frost, swamp grass, manitoba, tall grass, grass, wild

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  • Vickie Emms
    Vickie Emmsover 2 years ago

  • jules572
    jules572over 2 years ago

    Although I hate the cold I find these image so inviting. The colour tone is * BEAUTIFUL!*, definitely a favorite for me…Jules

  • thank you Jules. Nice to see you :-)
    CS5 has some beautiful settings to play with, this was one of them. So happy you like it.

    – Vickie Emms

  • Jeannine St-Amour
    Jeannine St-Amourover 2 years ago

    Beautiful image Vickie :o)

  • thank you Jeannine

    – Vickie Emms

  • Carol Clifford
    Carol Cliffordover 2 years ago

    Oooh…cool capture, Vickie! Cheers…

  • thank you Carol, Cheers

    – Vickie Emms

  • KBritt
    KBrittover 2 years ago

    Oh so beautiful Vickie!! Wonderful point of view and tone!!
    …now I have to go turn my heat up! lol
    : } hugs! ~kim

  • oops, sorry, haha. It was pretty warm to get the frost. At least for us :-))
    Many thanks for your comments

    – Vickie Emms

  • CanyonWind
  • thank you POPS

    – Vickie Emms

  • Vicki Spindler (VHS Photography)
    Vicki Spindler...over 2 years ago

    Fantastic image :)))))))))))))))))))

  • many thanks Vicki

    – Vickie Emms

  • Glenn Cecero
    Glenn Ceceroover 2 years ago

    Lovely and a great capture! Congratulations on it’s feature!

  • thank you Glenn

    – Vickie Emms

  • Kasia Nowak
    Kasia Nowakover 2 years ago

    Amazing work!

  • thank you Kasia

    – Vickie Emms

  • trish725
    trish725over 2 years ago

    That’s glorious, Vickie. Good work on this :-)

  • many thanks Trish, Glad you like it

    – Vickie Emms

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