Yes, I know this is much too late to be still up. I had actually planned to go to bed early, but was too comfortable on my couch with the candles, the cat, and some nice stuff to read.
At midnight, I finally decided it was time to call it a day. Getting up from the couch, however, I caught a glimpse of the outside.
Even though snow is more common here than in other parts of the world, the first white blanket in the garden is always exciting. And this year, folks, I am armed: I know how to do long exposure night shots.
A damp camera and a few frozen hands later, here are some views of the scenery around here.