14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Melting snow in cross polarized light

In a warm snowstorm this past March; attempts at capturing single snow flakes were futile as the crystals melted soon after landing, so I instead took a close look at that process.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2016
Date Uploaded: 09.2016
Photo Location: Derry, New Hampshire, United States of America
Copyright: © Peter O'Brien