It’s a well-known fact that water and camera equipment do not tend to mix well! Shooting during heavy snowfall will often result in water spots on the lens and – in extreme conditions – the cold wet weather can be destructive to your camera.

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If you’re looking to add a little falling snow to your winter images without risking your favourite lens, here’s a step-by-step tutorial by Tigz Rice. To follow along, all you’ll need is a wintery image like this shot of a mountain range.

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