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Violet Clouds

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A sky with violet clouds before the sunset
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Beautiful violet clouds cover the sky at the end of a December day. Now, just before the sunset, the clouds have began to spread and the sun pass through them, in patches. In the distance, near the horizon a red stripe can be observed. It’s the athmosphere filled with gloomy dust particles in the sunset light, a sign that predicts wind in the next day.
The picture was created with a Nikon D40X camera and Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G ED AF-S DX lens using these settings: exposure time – 1/200 seconds, focal length – 55 mm, ISO – 200, F- number – 4.

2 responses to “Violet Clouds”
  1. amar says:

    awesome…………………..!

  2. D Pointon says:

    Thank you for these wonderful skies.. I have printed some for my little class who don’t get out much, much less have a camera

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