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InfinitelyWild.gizmodo.com – Featuring Simon Beck – October 14, 2014

You’ve probably seen Simon Beck’s masterpieces floating around the internet. Up close it looks like an army’s marched through the snow. But when you step back — way back — the texture turns into an extravagant design. Some look like snowflakes, some like elaborate fractals. They’re all made with just a compass, Beck’s feet, and some simple math.

Beck started making his so-called “snow art” a decade ago as a way to relax after skiing. Sounds kind of zany, right? And when you see Beck in action, making snow art to calm down sounds downright insane…

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