“I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape—the loneliness of it; the dead feeling of winter. Something waits beneath it, the whole story doesn’t show.”
“Short days and afternoons spent puttering around in a dark house with the windows painted shut”
Fountains of Wayne
Some of us can’t wait for that first coating of snow to cover the landscape and make everything clean and white. Others start counting down to spring and daylight savings time before the solstice even arrives. Regardless of how winter affects you, you have to admit it offers up its own uniquely seasonal beauty. Here are some of our photographers’ takes on the season of slumber and preparation.