Just wanted to send a quick shout-out to the Missourian reporters and photogs who have captured slices of the Blizzard of 2011 for posterity.
Among the many stories and photos, Jonathan Stephanoff’s shot of snow at sunrise grabbed me:
And held me.
Actually, I can’t look away.
The promise of warm, radiant sunshine is masterfully contrasted with the cool, harsh clods atop the snowfield.
Equal parts playful and austere, this photo is a winter winner.