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17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Ice monster

It is rare " ice rime" which is the representative of Yamagata in winter in the world. The humidity peculiar to the basin surrounded by the mountains,, and an irregular shaped object created by cold air and strong wind. People are called "Ice monster" with a heterosomorphic appearance of the variant. The sight that the harsh environment and the irregular "IceMonster" show is also a source of primitive religious perspectives, To the extent that it makes the view of nature religious, Sometimes shine, be divine, even remember fear.

TAGS: Japan, Winter

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Yamagata, Japan
Member since 2019
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© KAZUAKI KOSEKI.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2018
Total Views: 39
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: June 24, 2019, 10:54 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D4S
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Yamagata, Japan