Dark ice

by Jean-Michel Laurenti February. 15, 2018 731 views

New England winter can be a real experience...and taking pictures at night by -22celsius is certainly something to be considered seriously...Multiple clothes layers, multiple batteries, a long preparation for a few hours of silent joy...

With a friend, we were two shadows silently capturing Boston lights distorted by the frozen waves of the Charles river...

Photography is often a good opportunity to feel alive.

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Basiek Basiek 11 months, 1 week ago

beautiful reflections!

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Jean-Michel Laurenti Replied to Basiek Basiek 11 months, 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to stop here ! Yes, I agree, reflections are very special compared to water !

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Meghan Mccrorey 11 months, 1 week ago

What a beautiful shot of Boston! Something to inspire to do myself living nearby.

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Jean-Michel Laurenti Replied to Meghan Mccrorey 11 months, 1 week ago

Hi Meghan, thanks for your comment, for sure there are many places in Boston area that are inspiring for photographers, but it's sometimes easier to see them when you're there just for a while, and not for a long time ! 
I'll check your blog now ! wink

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Meghan Mccrorey Replied to Jean-Michel Laurenti 11 months ago

Your pictures definitely inspire one to look for the different beauty and perspective found around you!

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Sigrid Strohschneider-Laue 11 months, 1 week ago

Thanks for freezing half to death to take this incredibly beautiful pictures - I appreciate them a lot!

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Jean-Michel Laurenti Replied to Sigrid Strohschneider-Laue 11 months, 1 week ago

Thanks Sigrid, then it was worth being there if you appreciate the result! fearful

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Sigrid Strohschneider-Laue Replied to Jean-Michel Laurenti 11 months, 1 week ago

grinning  Tea? tea

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Antonio Gil 11 months, 1 week ago

Thank you so much for enduring that cold so that we can see such beauties.

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Jean-Michel Laurenti Replied to Antonio Gil 11 months, 1 week ago

Hi Antonio, I'm sure you would have been happy to be there as well, looking at your work ! :-)

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Heike 11 months, 1 week ago

Fantastic night photos ! They are all great.  I always admire people, who shoot at night in the cold...brrrrrrrrrrr grimacing

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Jean-Michel Laurenti Replied to Heike 11 months, 1 week ago

Hi Heike, thanks for your kind words, but I was not that far for some hot beverage smile Honestly, this is very little effort compared to what must endure wildlife photographers like Vincent Munier... Thanks again !

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Heike Replied to Jean-Michel Laurenti 11 months, 1 week ago

I googled Vincent Munier. His photos are stunning, unbelievable, fantastic !
I bookmarked his side. Thanks Jean-Michel, for drawing my attention to this talented wildlife-photographer!

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Jean-Michel Laurenti Replied to Heike 11 months, 1 week ago

You're very welcome, I'm happy you like his work !

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