The view from the window: Ice crystals

Ice crystals on an aircraft window

Do you ever wonder what the purpose is of that small hole in an aircraft window?

The fragile beauty of these drops of frozen water was quite captivating. There wasn’t a lot of room to manoeuvre in my seat, so focusing on the ice crystals was a challenge.

The view from the window


Random Fridays: Fish

Schools of fish 'swim' among crystal curtains.

Schools of fish ‘swim’ among crystal curtains.

A hotel in Brisbane has given guests in rooms with windows that face a dark inner courtyard something to look at besides the windows of the rooms opposite. It was quite hypnotic to watch the slight, languorous movement of the fish in unseen drafts, and the wink of colour from the crystals.