Finland Issued Glittering Ice Crystal Stamp

finland crystal stampThe holographic foil printed on the foil sheet reflects all the colors of the spectrum when light hits it from different angles.The color scheme of the stamp designed by Ari Lakaniemi and Susanna Rumpu is complemented by white and blue as additional colors. The Ice Crystal stamp is based on a genuine six-pointed star-like ice crystal photographed by Pekka Honkakoski. Microphotography is a brilliant medium for highlighting the unique structure and ice-sculptural beauty of the ice crystal. Honkakoski is considered to be one of the leading ice crystal photographers in the world.

Related Posts with Thumbnails
This entry was posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *