30 | June
"Smokey Sunset"
General: 7:28 PM on 6/26/08 | Canon 20D
Technical: 1/125sec | f/11.0 | 17mm (27mm) | ISO-100
Lens: EF 17-40mm f/4L USM
Exposure Mode: Av (Aperture Priority)
Exposure Bias: +0
Flash: No

The brilliant color here is a result of the smoke particles in the air.

Update: A wallpaper of this image is now available.

categories: landscape nature sunrise/sunset

Thoughts of: Marcie
June 30th, 2008 at 6:52 AM

I'm speechless. An absolutely fantastic sky..and even more fantastically captured.

Thoughts of: Chris Osborne
June 30th, 2008 at 7:53 AM

You make me hate living in a city. I never get to see stuff like this.

Thoughts of: sherri
June 30th, 2008 at 8:00 AM

Very pretty, Ryan and right into the sun.

Thoughts of: John Maslowski
June 30th, 2008 at 10:46 AM

Stunning sunset, the clouds are what makes this sunset picture so unique. Love the formations, colors and tones. Outstanding image.

Thoughts of: Cerstin
July 1st, 2008 at 3:51 AM

Good morning, Ryan :-) What time is it at your place now ?

It`s a dream sunset, I like the curves of the clouds and the deep orange, ....

Thoughts of: don
July 1st, 2008 at 8:34 AM

A gorgeous sky with those swirling clouds and the smoke enriched color. We have a fire season in the later fall that transforms even a simple sunset into a genuine show.

This is an extra nice image under any circumstance!

Thoughts of: Ashish Sidapara
July 1st, 2008 at 9:59 AM

Beautiful shot!

Thoughts of: ceanothe
July 1st, 2008 at 3:43 PM

Un super ciel, avec des nuages que nous comparons aux queues des chevaux.

Thoughts of: Frank
July 13th, 2008 at 2:11 PM

Very nice sunset. Great colours.

Thoughts of: Diane - Daily Walks
July 22nd, 2008 at 11:01 AM

Really beautiful! So many dimensions of the atmosphere... of life.

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