nightly monster

A Ratrac, at it’s nightly work, preparing the ski slopes of the Tauplitz, Styria, Austria, for the next day. January 2016.

Grimming, once more

Another one shot from the session on the Tauplitz. The Grimming seen from the north side, at about 4.30 pm in January.

Winter panorama with cable car

Styrian Winter landscape

the frozen valley

Once again the amazing difference between the valley lying in dark shadow, covered in rime, and the sunny mountain range behind. Above the Green Lake, Styria, Austria.

frost and sun

  On a frosty December morning, high above the Green Lake, the frosted forest, still in the shadows, and the rocks behind, bathing already in full sunlight.