Snowflake photo: Alioth (2228 x 1671)
Prints available at: Artist website (mirrors at Pixels and FineArtAmerica), RedBubble.com.
Licenses for commercial use - at Shutterstock.com, 500px.com.
This is medium size snowflake, around 4 millimeters from tip to tip. Somehow, it remind me glowing creature from deep sea. I like beautiful and unusual pattern in the center of crystal.
9 RAW photos, captured as fast series, was aligned and averaged to boost signal-to-noise ratio of final image. Background: black woolen fabric, diffused light of dim cloudy sky, external optics Helios 44M-5, March 2013, Moscow.
Also, this snowflake available as Ultra HD wallpaper:
If you want to see more snowflakes, you can browse through all snowflake pictures.
And here is article about snowflake macro photography.