Sergey Makurin's Frozen Forest Portraits Celebrate Nature's Raw Beauty

By: Jana Pijak - Jan 20, 2015
References: 500px & fubiz.net
Lensed in the heart of the Ural Mountains in Russia, these frozen forest portraits are the work of photographer Sergey Makurin. Sergey's landscape images capture nature's raw beauty examine the harshness of winter and its affect on trees.

His photographic masterpieces capture icy branches, slouched tree tops and snow-covered leaves that appear still and sculptural. While the harshness of winter seems damaging to nature, it is also revealed to be strangely beautiful and serene.

Fans of landscape photography and the great outdoors will appreciate this series of frozen forest portraits. Sergey Makurin does not only focus on frozen trees and icy mounds in his series but also captures the ever-changing and kaleidoscopic colors of the sky in this striking set of photographs.