Russian photographer takes absolutely stunning photos of snowflakes on his balcony using an old point-and-shoot camera with a vintage USSR Helios lens mounted in reverse for extreme macro functionality. He describes his hacked rig and technique here: "Snowflakes, night city and other things"
More photos at Kljatov's Flickr stream: ChaoticMind75 (Thanks, Bob Pescovitz!)
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