Well, it’s not the Arctic sea, but for a frozen puddle it looks dramatic enough.
A little chaffinch used the open ground under the trees to look for food.
The Nile Goose knows how to pose with a frame of tree branches.
Aaaand, save the best for last. It’s my absolute favourite. Taking pics of crows is damn hard, because the pitch black will just throw off your auto focus and they rarely keep still for long enough to adjust it manually. But in the bright sunlight, the auto focus caught on and the blue and green frame it perfectly.