• Cold Snaps: How To Photograph Siberian Winters

    8 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    I'm New Zealand-based photojournalist Amos Chapple , and I've worked in some of the most extreme places on earth, most chillingly in Siberia's “Pole of Cold” where villagers endure temperatures that can drop below -94°F. As winter begins to bite, here are six pointers for shooting when the cold gets real.
    A local walking through a rundown suburb of Yakutsk, the coldest city on earth.
    1. Hold your breath
    On my first couple of days working in -58°F I noticed many of my images were looking flat - with lifeless colors and weak contrast. Eventually, I realized the vapor from my breath was...
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