Saturday, December 11, 2010


I hate winter but I'm trying to think positively. Here are some photographs featuring cold and icy circumstances that I do like. I'm thinking about a winter project that ultimately will feature buying some gear. Snowstorm coming Monday.... just in time for winter break.

Amy Stein, Howl, 2007 from the series Domesticated.

Alec Soth, Cemetery, Fountain City, WI

Marion Post Wolcott, After a Blizzard, Woodstock, VT 1940 (one of my favorite Depression era photographers from my printviewing days at the Center for Creative Photography)

Martin Parr, Kleine Scheidegg, 1994

Josef Sudek, First Frost, 1950

Gabriel Orozco, Dog Urine in Snow, 1993

Lori Nix, Ice Storm, from Accidentally Kansas

...and another Lori Nix, Snow Storm

Ralph Eugene Meatyard, Untitled, c. 1955

Walker Martin & Paloma Munoz, Mental Traveler, 2004

Florian Maier-Aichen, Untitled, 2005

Len Jenshel, Back Basin, Norris Geyser, Yellowstone,, 1992

Andreas Gursky, Engadin, 1995

Anthony Goicolea, Glacier, 2002

Masahisa Fukase from The Solitude of Ravens

Michael Flomen, Untitled, 2005 (he placed photographic paper in direct contact with snow)

Susan Derges, Ice, 1996 (more photograms)

Mario de Baisi, Piazza del Duomo Milan, 1951

Lynn Davis, Iceberg


  1. Thanks for the introduction to Lori Nix -- I am smitten.

  2. Thanks Janaynay! Lori is awesome. Check out her website.


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