13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Ice Fishing

I was in Shirley Bay on the Ottawa River, just outside of Ottawa, Ontario when I saw this couple heading out onto the mile-wide ice with an awl. They carried on past the huts and simply disappeared into the mist and snow.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2013
Date Uploaded: 12.2015
Photo Location: Ottawa, Canada
Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV
Copyright: © Richard Mallory Allnutt