21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Lichen encased in ice

It was a cold and frosty morning when i photographed a tiny lichen encased in ice with my macro lens. You have to look closely to see it's outline underneath the frozen liquid.

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Date Taken: 01.2023
Date Uploaded: 10.2023
Photo Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Copyright: © Kerry Lowes