Jan 22, 2015
This is one of my long planed photo projects I wanted to do since my early high school days. To share some beautiful nature from my neck of the woods. I have kayaked this section of Ljubljanica river countless times in almost all weather conditions. I started kayaking this stretch of river in my early childhood and still do sometimes. I’m always amazed at how many different types of sceneries can be enjoyed thrugh out the year.
During the last Christmas holidays, a rare opportunity presented itself, to enjoy and photograph the awakening of a cold winter day on Ljubljanica river. That was a rare but the most inspiring and beautiful moments (and also coldest) I had the opportunity to experience. With the starting soft light when a night is getting brighter, fogs just under the surface of the river and first rays of warm sun coming through snowy trees and shrubs. It was just amazing and I'm really astounded that I am able to enjoy in nature so much. In that part of nature I admire everything I see. Its what gives me inspiration and the strongest surges of energy for life. I'm putting a lot of effort to let you experience all the wonderful things that for the most part we oversleep. Sometimes getting up early and getting out of our comfort zones and withstanding crazy low temperatures is nothing compared to what we are able to admire afterwards.
I would also like to thank Ajda Novak kayaking at such an unusual time and for being great company and Blaž Anžlovar for lending me his boat.
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