Steamy Lake Mendota

Steamy Lake Mendota

File ID: 23916

File name: lake_steam_winter16_7722.jpg

File type: NIKON D4S

Caption: A cardinal takes flight as the bird forages for bush berries along the Picnic Point shoreline at the University of Wisconsin-Madison during a winter sunrise on Dec. 13, 2016. The area is part of UW-Madison's Lakeshore Nature Preserve. In the background, steam rises from the still relatively-warm water of Lake Mendota as the air temperature drops into the single digits. (Photo by Jeff Miller/UW-Madison)

Photo by: Jeff Miller

Date: 2016

Specs: NIKON D4S, f/5.6, 1/3200, 380.0 mm (

Tagged as: Campus Lake AreasCampus Natural AreasWinter