Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Sundogs

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A few days ago I shared the 22 degree halo I got to enjoy. Well on each side of the arc was a sundog (atmospheric optics). Very cool! no? Right side. . .

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Left side.

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11 comments:

  1. Gosh - never heard of that before. What a lovely effect it gives.

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  2. I totally agree w/ you, totally cool (and beautiful too)!

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  3. Just beautiful. I love the silhouette of the treetops captured in the photos, too.

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  4. Awesome that you were able to photograph this.

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  5. great pictures of an amazing event.

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  6. Sorry to sound stupid... is a sundog the name for the cloud formation? or the colors of the sun?? or what??? it's very interesting but I'm not sure what I'm looking at. My kid knows a lot about clouds and I want to impress her with your knowledge!!!!! Thanks.

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  7. Beautiful! I love it when there's rainbows without the rain :-)

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