Winter sunset

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 29 December 2016 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

About 20 minutes after the boat shown yesterday passed, the sky turned brilliant. There must be an airport or military base in the area, as there seemed to be some criss-crossing contrails affecting the sky patterns.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/500 second F/7.1 ISO 400 105 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

On the brink of drama here . . a fine image.

29 Dec 2016 7:28am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Excellent !!!

29 Dec 2016 8:02am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Splendid composition capturing the sky and the light in foreground .

29 Dec 2016 9:14am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Beautiful sunset !!

29 Dec 2016 10:47am

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful composition, clouds, colors & lights!
Lovely sunset.

29 Dec 2016 11:20am

Frances from Boston, United States

Just beautiful. What a superb sky. This reminds me of being in Galway back home in Ireland a few weeks ago
A superb image Harry.

29 Dec 2016 11:30am

Devi from Chennai, India

wow...terrific sky!!!! Brilliant capture !

29 Dec 2016 2:59pm

Don from Spokane, United States

It's a beautiful sky with the contrails. I like it.

29 Dec 2016 4:21pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

A spectacular sky photo!

29 Dec 2016 5:02pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Such tranquility captured in this shot, accompanied by such an animated sky!!

29 Dec 2016 7:28pm

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Gorgeous sky.

30 Dec 2016 12:44am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is a lovely golden sky.

30 Dec 2016 3:17am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

oh trop bien

30 Dec 2016 9:12am

1/500 second
ISO 400
105 mm (35mm equiv.)