The Serene Silence Of A Snow Covered Forest

Camera: holga 120NFilm: Kodak Ektar 100Location: Mountain Loop Highway, Washington State

Camera: holga 120N
Film: Kodak Ektar 100
Location: Mountain Loop Highway, Washington State

It has yet to snow in Seattle this winter, but its been mighty cold enough lately. Thankfully the clear sunny skies have prevented such an occurrence. Don’t get me wrong, I like snow, I’d just prefer it to be on my own terms. Meaning in the mountains, and not the city where it makes daily life a pain.

This image was made last January, when I made the drive out to the Mountain Loop Highway for an afternoon hike along the Old Sauk River Trail. Perhaps the recent snow scared people away, as I had the entire forest to myself. Only the soft crunch of my boots on the snow (and at times the rushing sounds of the Sauk River) broke the serene silence of the slumbering forest of old growth Douglas Fir.

Happy Tree Tuesday everyone!

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About jsodphotography

Seattle based film photographer. Recording light through a pinhole, Holga, and various 35mm cameras.
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11 Responses to The Serene Silence Of A Snow Covered Forest

  1. How cool (both figuratively and literally) to have the whole forest to yourself. How about I send you some of our 80 degree winter weather to warm your toes? 😉

  2. evelyn says:

    i love being in the woods in winter, being away from all the noise in the city, it is a unique and inspiring place!
    happy tree tuesday 🙂

  3. gertygiggles says:

    Wonderful photography and I just love the idea of Tree Tuesday what a lovely way to spread the love of trees.

  4. Very serene and beautiful!
    It is pure meditation to stand in the woods and just listen to the silence….
    Have you seen that Tree Tuesday is growing? 😉
    Happy TreeTuesday! 🙂

  5. jesusjoglar says:

    I had not much time after a one day trip BCN-Madrid-BCN. Just a moment to post my tree Tuesday photo and see yours. The first one is wonderful, I lke a lot the color of the trunks!!
    Happy tree Tuesday!!

  6. pommepal says:

    Serene is the perfect word for this photo

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