Frozen Wave by Andrey Grachev (5 images)

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A seven foot high ice wave perfectly frames a visitor to a frozen landscape where, despite the bright sun, temperatures were as cold as -35 Celsius. The impressive frozen structure, which is around 16ft (5m) in length and 5ft (1.5m) wide, was created from a combination of stormy weather, strong winds, severe frost, and freezing temperatures.

Thanks to strong currents around Olkhon Island, in Lake Baikal, near Russia, the ice at the base of the frozen wave creates shards and...
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