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Fine Art Nature Photography: tender beeches on a frozen early morning, Germany



Beauty and the Beast
This was a very special situation. A once-in-a-lifetime probably.

I was trying to make a portrait of this cow, because nothing more spectacular was available at the moment. Then, suddenly, a deer appeared at the whole in the woods, where a small road was making its way. I just had time to make one shot before the deer disappeared again.

Alas, the shot is not perfectly lighted, but there still can be seen something of the mystery of that moment; the ‘Beast’ looking at the ‘Beauty’ ...

Gildehaus, Germany
June 2004