The low temperatures over the last weekend caused snow and frost throughout the country, even in the islands. Some parts of Greece, especially in the North have been completely blanketed in snow. Severe weather conditions placed refugees to risk in outdoors camps. Here are some stunning and some shocking photos of snow-covered Greece.
Kea is the cycladic island closest to Attica. As it is very easy to reach, it is mainly built with summer vacation houses and it gets overcrowded during August. If you want to visit Kea (Tzia) book your room in advance. You are going to admire spectacular coastline views and magnificent sunsets. If you like to explore the hidden paths of the island it would be ideal to rent a bike. The island is popular of its oak trees. On this post we present Kea as captured by Chrisoula Fourmouzi’ s camera.
Chrisoula Fourmouzi studied photography at the Art & Design Institution AKTO in Athens. She is mainly a wedding, christening, family, newborn and baby photographer. She is based in Athens but she travel all over Greece and abroad to photograph events and places. For more information and to see her portfolio, visit her website chrisoulafourmouzi.com
Aggelos Makris, captures the Greek night sky as you have never seen it before. He has spent years under the sky full of stars in order to capture these magnificent and magic photos we present in this post.
Chris Vlachos is a renowned wildlife & nature photographer, capturing life since 1985. He is specialized in birds. He has published many pictures in Greek edition of National Geographic, many birding and nature guides. Countless prizes won in photo contests. He is editor in chief in Hellenic Ornithological Society, had taken photos from 404 of 447 birds of Greece and working as bird and photography guide for past 10 years. (words by geonature.gr).
British daily Guardian has chosen Yannis Behrakis of Reuters as its agency photographer of the year.