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Hexagonal plate snow crystals
Camera: K3 
Posted By: fwwidall, 01-24-2022, 10:06 AM

Out shooting snow crystals this morning and the conditions were good for hexagonal plate crystals, rather than the more common & larger dendrities. The plates are just visible to the naked eye, down below 1mm, but they pack a lot of detail in their tiny forms.

I shot these with a Nikon 10X microscope objective hooked up to a bellows on my K3. Check out this thread if you'd like to see my setup.











Also managed to capture some columns and 'bullets' which are even smaller







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01-24-2022, 01:55 PM   #2
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Amazing variety of intricate designs at different stages. Very good clear captures. Thanks for sharing.
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These are absolutely fascinating!
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