Category Archives: Atmospheric Optical Effects

Ring Around the Sun

Ring around the sun. Image taken an hour after the solar eclipse on Aug 21, 2017.

Photo Credit: Gary Boden

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Interesting Cloud Shadows at Sunrise

I took this picture at sunrise on my way to feed the horses. At first I couldn’t figure out why the clouds were ‘smoking’. Then I realized that it was their shadow showing on the clouds in the foreground.

Photo Credit: Mary Ann Piatek

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