Honorable Mention Nature: "Dragon" Location: Tabasalu, Estonia Photo and caption by Maie Kirnmann/National Geographic 2014 Photo Contest "Ice art on the window" is how Maie Kirnmann describes this wintery image.
escapekit: “ Whimsical objects Photographer and art director Vanessa McKeown turns everyday objects into colourful quirky scenes. Various objects from fruits, vegetables, cakes, and candies have been constructed with unexpected materials.
Melting Men by Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo, Berlin. This amazing installation of melting figures was done in collaboration with the WWF to highlight global warming and bring awareness on the rapid loss of ice worldwide.
"Wow, we missed a frozen iron // metal shackle in the list of our favorite photos. Love the gradient in the background: the colors really sparkle in contrast to the hurting frozen chain covered with ice crystals.