I am continuing the icy theme for my Image of the Week.  I decided to carry on working through my Antarctica images from 2013 and 2016 and focus on the icy landscapes, with a few guest appearances from the wildlife.  The colours of the ice in the Antarctic Ocean are truly stunning and almost unbelievable.  Some of the images I have chosen were taken on my first trip in Charlotte Bay – it was a dismal, and misty day so the images are less vivid but with amazing reflections – and then others are taken in bright sunlight at the end of our trip in 2016 in the Gerlache Strait and The Melchoirs.

Ice 1, Antarctica – Alison Price, February 2013

Ice 2, Antarctica – Alison Price, February 2013

Ice 3, Antarctica – Alison Price, February 2013

Ice 4, Antarctica – Alison Price, December 2016

Ice 5, Antarctica – Alison Price, December 2016

Ice 6, Antarctica – Alison Price, December 2016

Ice 7, Antarctica – Alison Price, December 2016

Ice 8, Antarctica – Alison Price, December 2016

Ice 9, Antarctica – Alison Price, December 2016

Ice 10, Antarctica – Alison Price, December 2016

Ice 11, Antarctica – Alison Price, December 2016

Ice 12, Antarctica – Alison Price, December 2016

And finally, my Image of the Week.  I clearly remember this moment as a Crabeater Seal clambered onto the ice from the water, but I had not processed it before.  I like the curve of the ice providing a simple foreground in front of the seal, and the wider environment in the background, to provide the context.

IMAGE OF THE WEEK – Ice, Antarctica – Alison Price, February 2013

 

Alison Price

Alison Price

My name is Alison Price and for the past ten years I have travelled the world photographing wildlife, including Alaska, Antarctica, Borneo, Botswana, the Canadian Arctic, Kenya, Rwanda, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
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