Using strobes outdoors

Challenge #1 in the The Creative Light Painter! series. Hosted by Lihkin.
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Post one of your best shots, where the subject is lit by strobes/ flash outdoors (i.e. not in a house or indoor setting). I am looking to see shots where the background (could be a scenic lake, mountain, building etc) is a couple of stops underexposed (not necessary) while the subject is well lit by the artificial light.
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-10 degree back light strobe
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I took this photograph at lake Butgenbach ( belgium) in freezing cold , tears were rolling of my wife's face, isn't photography fun :-)
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Submitted: Wednesday, 17th June, 2009 21:20 (GMT)
Taken: Thursday, 8th January, 2009
Focal length: 18 mm
Shutter speed: 1/125 sec
Aperture: F3.5
ISO: 200
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