When temperatures warm up after a severe winter and the winds start blowing from the south-west again, shelf ice is pushed towards the eastern shores of Lake IJsselmeer. The sheer amount of shelf ice and the strong winds cause a spectacular phenomenon where piles of shelf ice can reach heights of more then 6 meters. It’s a rare phenomenon here in the Netherlands, so if conditions are right you had better make sure you’re out there! Canon 5D Mk III, Canon EF 16-35mm f2.8 L II lens at 16mm, 1/5 sec at f/14, ISO 100, Lee ND6 hard grad filter, tripod and cable release. [+]

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