As you have heard from the news, we have had some seriously cold weather. For us, this has included on occasion, some very special light---- i call it HyperLight. It is extremely clear, dry and very bright air--- probably dangerous to skin, plants, etc.
In this image one can see the pale, bright blue sky and the morning sun coming over the ridge and illuminating the trees. One usually has to hustle to capture this brief phenomena --- on this day it lasted quite awhile----froze my fingers-----