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Snowy Night in Jerusalem
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Posted By: Pablom, 01-10-2015, 02:21 PM

Once every year or two we get a bit of snow here in Jerusalem. Last night was one of those nights.

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Snowy Night in Jerusalem
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01-10-2015, 02:45 PM   #2
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Purple snow, how nice.
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Purple snow, how nice.
I'm not sure why that happened
01-10-2015, 02:55 PM   #4
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Better there than here Pablo. Snow is pretty to look at in pictures but I don't want it in my yard.

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I'm not sure why that happened
Most likely the white balance was a bit off, and/or it was reflecting the sky which had a purple tone to it.
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It's odd, but I never considered that there would be snow in Jerusalem. Very nice image, purple snow or not.
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Better there than here Pablo. Snow is pretty to look at in pictures but I don't want it in my yard.
We had quite a storm last year which the city couldn't handle, including power outage for several days in certain areas (including mine...). Since then I have much less affection to snow, at least at home.
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Very nice, I've only seen snow once while in that part of the world, on top of Mt Sinjar in Iraq. I'd love to see Jerusalem some day.

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Looks gorgeous. Thanks for sharing your special part of the world with us Pablom.
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Interesting shot, but I must admit... I do like my snow to be white.
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What a cool cityscape! The bright lights of the city contrast with the moody colors of the surrounding landscape - a unique and fascinating photo.

Snow's a rare thing here in SE Texas (thank goodness), too - when it comes the whole place shuts down!

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What a cool cityscape! The bright lights of the city contrast with the moody colors of the surrounding landscape - a unique and fascinating photo.

Snow's a rare thing here in SE Texas (thank goodness), too - when it comes the whole place shuts down!

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The last year I lived in the Rockies before moving down to the flatland, we had a little over 16 feet of snow. Whew.... just too much for this old timer!
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Beautiful shot Pablom. The snow will reflect whatever light is present and I like the color in this image.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Sailor Quote
What a cool cityscape! The bright lights of the city contrast with the moody colors of the surrounding landscape - a unique and fascinating photo.

Snow's a rare thing here in SE Texas (thank goodness), too - when it comes the whole place shuts down!

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Yes, light dusting of snow and schools shut down.... but I think it's mostly so kids can have a chance to play in it, ....and give the tow trucks a chance to pull vehicles out of the ditches.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Pablom Quote
Once every year or two we get a bit of snow here in Jerusalem. Last night was one of those nights.

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Snowy Night in Jerusalem
by Pablo Margulies, on Flickr
Really nice vista! love the cityscape! good colours
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