Monday, May 14, 2012

Phenomenon - called Parhelion

Via Flickr:
After a weekend full of work, I could made today a long long walk under shining sun and clear blue sky.
Suddenly I saw this spectrum in the single cloud. It's really no lens effect! I never have seen that before in my life.
I had to underxpose so that the effect could be seen on a photo - so the sky is dark although it was against 13:00 o'clock.
Thanks of icefoxx the phenomenon has now a name: sun dog or parhelion.
Look at the link in his comment, if you want to know more about it.
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Thanks icefoxx!