winter wandering

 Image captured hand-held 12/21/10, 4:08pm • Canon 5D, Canon EF17-40mm f/4L USM • 35mm, f/7.1, 1/20 sec, ISO 640 • adjustments made in Adobe Lightroom 2

Image captured hand-held 12/21/10, 4:08pm • Canon 5D, Canon EF17-40mm f/4L USM • 35mm, f/7.1, 1/20 sec, ISO 640 • adjustments made in Adobe Lightroom 2

 Image captured hand-held 12/21/10, 3:55pm • Canon 5D, Canon EF17-40 f/4L USM • 35mm, f/4, 1/160 sec, ISO 400 • minor adjustments made in Adobe Lightroom 2

Image captured hand-held 12/21/10, 3:55pm • Canon 5D, Canon EF17-40 f/4L USM • 35mm, f/4, 1/160 sec, ISO 400 • minor adjustments made in Adobe Lightroom 2

On the same afternoon I was in Downtown Racine (previous post) getting some holiday lights shots, I also took some winter photos at Petrifying Springs Park in Kenosha. Pets seems to be my most common location to shoot—it's always changing with the seasons.

I was just wandering around—all bundled up in my warm layers—capturing the beautiful, snowy scenery. It was one of the first snow falls we had that remained on the ground, so I figured I better take advantage of it.

Here are a few more of those snowy shots »