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Macro Photography – An Amazing Collection of Magnified Snowflakes

Alexey Kljatov, a Moscow based photographer with a passion for taking beautiful macro shots of snowflakes. The intricate details, shapes and patterns of the snowflakes are simply mind blowing. Although I know that no two flakes are alike, I was not aware of the amount of detail that each flake boasted. What is more surprising is that most of these flakes are only a few millimeters in diameter. 

To see more work from Alexey Kljatov, visit his portfolio on 500px. Where he has an even large collection of snowflake photography and various HDR photography. Interestingly, Alexey posted a detailed walkthrough on how he achieves shots like the ones in this collection. Read it here.