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Snow clings to branches, in front of a bright white background.
“Clinging Snow” (© Mark Ali)

Taking Great Photographs in a Blanket of Snow

Winter seems to blanket the world with snow. The result is an environment that seems to not have any visual interest, due to a lack of color.

Not true, I say.

Yes, the coming of winter chases the leaves and flowers away and replaces them with bare branches and cold, wet snow…



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Mark Ali

I’m a writer, a photographer, a music lover, and a professional ice sculptor. I’m kidding about that last thing. (View my portfolio at: