Monolithic Color: Gray

Challenge #19 in the Ways of Seeing series. Hosted by jezsik.
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Show us a COLOR image that says "Gray!" Show us lots and lots of gray. Multiple shades of gray is ideal, but make sure we can tell that it's a color image. Is your image gray enough? If a viewer doesn't say "Whoa, that's almost depressing it's so gray!" then it's not gray enough. Ideally, aim for 18% gray, but just make sure it doesn't look mostly black or mostly white (or mostly black and white). Be careful not to include too much color otherwise the viewer's eye is drawn to that color and the gray effect is diminished.
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Crystal River Snowfall
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Taken on a 10* blustery day with sunlight and heavy snow showers exchanging places rapidly. The picture captures the snowfall and wind blown snow from the surrounding hemlocks.
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Submitted: Sunday, 29th November, 2009 23:54 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 30th January, 2007
Focal length: 47 mm
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
Aperture: F7.1
ISO: 125
Notes: Hand held.
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