DPChallenge: A Digital Photography Contest You are not logged in. (log in or register
 
Challenge Entries
This image is not a part of any challenge.
Portfolio Images
This image is not part of a public portfolio.
A freezing moon halo
A freezing moon halo
Urho


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Lens: Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM
Date: Oct 16, 2013
Galleries: Landscape, High Dynamic Range (HDR)
Date Uploaded: Dec 20, 2013

Viewed: 369
Comments: 1
Favorites: 0

It was freezing, I was freezing, my hand were numb. I had just packed all my stuff into the backpack and this thing appeared in the middle of the night. I just had to get a shot at it.

A halo forms as sunlight is refracted in millions of randomly oriented hexagonal ice crystals suspended in the atmosphere. The halo is large; the radius is roughly the size of an outstretched hand at arms length.

Please log in or register to add your comments!

AuthorThread
01/06/2014 03:35:27 AM
Super!
  Photographer found comment helpful.


Home - Challenges - Community - League - Photos - Cameras - Lenses - Learn - Prints! - Help - Terms of Use - Privacy - Top ^
DPChallenge, and website content and design, Copyright © 2001-2020 Challenging Technologies, LLC.
All digital photo copyrights belong to the photographers and may not be used without permission.
Proudly hosted by Sargasso Networks. Current Server Time: 04/07/2020 09:02:10 AM EDT.