I took this on a very busy, warm evening when the bridge was quite crowded. With a nice long 20-second exposure, they all became shadows blurred across the scene.
The magic of winter in Minnesota, this is an amazing light effect caused by ice crystals in the air at low altitude. Light reflects on the ice and causes this, it’s not a lens flare, it is clearly obvious with the naked eye.
Lone Streetlight stands guard on the shore of Lake of the Isles.
Ice Sculpture surrounded by tree lights.
During the Luminary Loppet, in addition to ice sculptures, they hang these little candle holders in the trees at the northwest corner of the lake by the Icecopolis.
View of Lake of the Isles during the Loppet.