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It's cold outside

By BillRookery
Taken this morning just before sun-up on a cold and frosty misty start to the day
I posted some images the other day of this bench of autumn time when the leaves were starting to fall, this is the winter image
Bill

Next time you find yourself complaining about granny's festive Brussel sprouts, spare a thought for the poor tykes in Greenland.

Each Christmas, they have to tuck into mattak – raw whale skin with a little blubber – and kiviak, which is made by wrapping an auk (a small arctic bird) in seal skin, burying it for several months and eating its decomposed flesh

Tags: Mono Landscape Winter River Bench Misty Bridge Autumn leaves Landscape and travel Frosty morning

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Comments


22 Dec 2020 1:56PM
Excellent Bill, like the composition,
Fred.
ZenTony Plus
5 6 1 United Kingdom
22 Dec 2020 2:00PM
Mmmmmm sounds delicious Bill.
Tony
22 Dec 2020 2:09PM
Very graphic description, Bill, fortunately I love sprouts, did them with chestnuts and diced bacon yesterday, very seasonal grub 🙂 Good image here to make up the ‘Four Seasons’ bench. Will opt for the summer one please.

Dave 🙂
22 Dec 2020 2:20PM
Looks like here in Finland. BlushBlushBlush

Jukka
22 Dec 2020 2:24PM
Don't think I will bother partaking of Greenland cuisine any time soon. Tongue
Nice image Bill.
22 Dec 2020 2:26PM
Suddenly sprouts sound much more appealing Bill!
I love them actually.
have a lovely Christmas
Geoff
capto Plus
9 6.7k 25 United Kingdom
22 Dec 2020 2:26PM
I'd rather try the Greenland menu than sprouts.WinkSmile
ivor
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
22 Dec 2020 2:31PM
A lovely scene, Bill, works well in colour and mono, but for the subtle colours, the lead is my fave 😃👍
Think I'll give Greenland a miss for a Christmas holiday when this nasty virus goes away 🤮
Trev 😀
22 Dec 2020 2:36PM
Excellent Bill. The lead just slightly ahead for me.
Mike
22 Dec 2020 2:50PM
Well composed image, lead image is my favourite
Good cuisine info too, Bill
22 Dec 2020 3:08PM
Lovely to see this in winter, I wonder if we'll get to see it with some snow!! I glad we are having an English Christmas meal.
Sylvia
Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
22 Dec 2020 4:06PM
a beautiful landscape Bill
can see the frost on the fields
NevJB 6 2 1 United Kingdom
22 Dec 2020 4:30PM
Lovely winter image GrinGrinGrinGrin
Sprouts for me every time - particularly when finished with garlic and pancetta GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Alfie_P Plus
14 927 2 United Kingdom
22 Dec 2020 4:33PM
A very fine image
Alfie
jacomes Plus
6 28 39 Portugal
22 Dec 2020 4:36PM
A nice bench to rest on and contemplate the view, even in winter! Colour works best for me as the light is too soft to give contrast in b&w.
James
franken Plus
18 5.3k 4 United Kingdom
22 Dec 2020 4:52PM
Very nice, Bill.

I'll give Greenland a miss.Smile
22 Dec 2020 7:33PM
Super shot Bill 😎
richmowil Plus
12 447 2 England
22 Dec 2020 7:37PM
That seat has a great view Bill! One for a seasonal return? Colour for me.
SUE118 Plus
13 8 1 United Kingdom
22 Dec 2020 7:54PM
Lovely calming image.
22 Dec 2020 8:14PM
Like both images today Bill. Debs
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
22 Dec 2020 8:27PM
The lead is my favourite Bill. Very beautiful.
dales Plus
5 13 Australia
22 Dec 2020 9:19PM
So very well composed Bill , both are beautiful , vey best wishes to you & your family for a Very Happy Christmas 🎄
Ian
22 Dec 2020 10:20PM
Colour makes the picture, Bill - but couldn't you waited until some person came to sit on the bench?

Have a good Christmas.

Graham
23 Dec 2020 3:35AM
The color Bill. That food sounds just awful....

Not to mention killing whales.

Peter
Nikonuser1 Plus
9 167 16 United Kingdom
23 Dec 2020 12:14PM
A great image BillSmileSmile

Cliff
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
23 Dec 2020 9:51PM
I can feel the cold ... But both images are very beautiful Bill.
Isabel GrinGrin

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