snowscape 7 by Zoltan Bekefy, Photography, Digital
snowscape 7 is a creation by the artist Zoltan Bekefy. Category Photography, Digital. This artwork is for sale. 8 distinctions, 217K views, 124 appreciations, 8 comments, 21 favourites, 5 group projects.
Japan's weirdest snowscape: The Monsters of Zao | CNN Travel
When Hilary Wendel, a Tokyo-based photographer and good friend, asked me to tag along as she photographed “Japan’s scariest monsters,” I was apprehensive at first. Fortunately for us both, the Snow Monsters of Zao in Yamagata Prefecture are more impressive than terrifying. They are actually Aomori fir trees that have been coated with extremely wet snow and ice carried by a cold Siberian jet stream that also freezes them almost solid in some of the most peculiar shapes I’ve ever seen. And…