Sunset & Virga


View from Rampart Range, 7 June 2004, just after the sunset. This was another dry month for Colorado. Most rain does not reach the ground due to a very dry air. This is called virga.

Photo Technical Data
Size of the original: 8140 x 2404 pixels
f/4, exposure 1/250 s, ISO 50
Canon 1Ds with a 70 mm lens (70-200 L IS); natural colors.
On the right: a 200x300 pix cropped image from the original photo.

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