These photos of flowering herbs and shrubs in Germany and Austria are all from my archives, found during my ongoing efforts to “clean out the vaults“. They’re old photos, but I have never shown them before. :)
Why yes, Southern California’s hoarfrost requires getting pretty damn close to it with a macro lens if you actually want to see the ice crystals. “You call that hoarfrost?!” I heard the ice crystals in the photo below scream from my January 2009 archives, in response to yesterday’s blog post.
This triptych of Staubfall and Fischbach came together as I’m working on “cleaning out the vaults” of 2008.