Rainbow Cloud

    Newer Older

    Saw this in the sky today. I tried not to alter the images in Photoshop much keeping them true to what I saw. The local news referred to it as a "sundog" or an ice halo saying "They form when sunlight passes through thin, cirrus clouds composed of ice crystals."

    cherrylann, 89AKurt, USA Dream, and 43 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    View 20 more comments

    1. BethAnne (purpleurple41) 95 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Scapes, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

    2. JET~SK! 95 months ago | reply

      best pic of a rainbow I've ever seen!

    3. Erik Kolstad 95 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called 1-2-3 Weather, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

      This is wild, thanks a lot for making this available to the rest of us. Great stuff!

    4. Erik Kolstad 95 months ago | reply

      This brilliant photo is like a shooting star, extraordinary!
      star
      SHINING STAR - Post 1- Invite 1- Give 5 Stars
      Please consider posting this picture into this group, thanks!!

    5. lkn4snow photography 92 months ago | reply

      Circumhorizontal Arc
      Circumhorizontal Arc

    6. seattlerealtorgal 86 months ago | reply

      Great picture!!!!!!

    7. estgirl99(way too busy right now) 86 months ago | reply

      wow,this looks unreal,great picture

    8. r303blue 81 months ago | reply

      Wow what a shot, I love how only one or two people picked up on the B-17! I saw this on a science page, and noticed the shape of the B-17 right away, two rare things happening in one shot, impressive!

    9. CatsFive 74 months ago | reply

      This is one of the weirdest and awsumest plane pix ever. This is epic.

    10. Gamaliel E. M. 67 months ago | reply

      i tought i was dreaming, because i saw a rainbow cloud too, but i didn't have camera for take a pic.

    11. cσttσnwσσd 66 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called ~The Rainbow Spectrum~, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    12. cate loughran 66 months ago | reply

      this is wonderful.
      thank you
      cate

    13. Suicidle Pigeon [deleted] 63 months ago | reply

      Magical!

    14. sundero 56 months ago | reply

      I'm glad you posted this. We saw something like this this evening. Thanks to you I know what it was. Awesome photo, btw!

    15. robotman_13 52 months ago | reply

      I just saw one of these at sunset.

    16. dragonflydreams88 48 months ago | reply

      . . . excellent capture!!

    17. elliemiller46 39 months ago | reply

      I saw this same 'magic' near the coast two days ago. We live at ocean shores. Thanks for posting this unique shot.

    18. busted llama 14 months ago | reply

      Very nice. Is that B-17 the Nine-O-Nine?

    keyboard shortcuts: previous photo next photo L view in light box F favorite < scroll film strip left > scroll film strip right ? show all shortcuts