Aurora and Ice
Trip Start Aug 01, 2010
43Trip End Feb 16, 2012
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Vibrant rivers of green light have been running through the night sky recently.
Due to a solar storm, the aurora have been amazingly bright and beautiful - we are both almost dumbfounded by the view. Even when we have stood outside for so long that our necks are cramped from looking up and our fingers are painfully frozen stiff, we find it difficult to turn away and head to the warm indoors because we can't tear our eyes away.
Over six feet of clear blue-black ice on Great Slave Lake, captured here. Beautiful lines and shapes frozen in various dimensions,