Solar Glory, Lipan Point, Grand Canyon

Posted by Gary Hart (California, United States) on 16 September 2014 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

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Posted on EloquentNature.com, August 14, 2014

A rainbow is actually a full circle. We don't usually see it that way because the horizon gets in the way, but sometimes a fortuitous convergence of location, sunlight, and airborne moisture will result in a rainbow-encircled self-portrait like this. Click the link below for the details.

Read more about this image, and see my exposure settings -->> "Release the brocken"

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omid from mashhad, Iran

W O N D E R F U L !

16 Sep 2014 9:48am

KriKridesign from Suisse, Switzerland

spectral magnifiscience!

16 Sep 2014 11:58am

Marcel Omer from Beloeil, Belgium

a big shot

16 Sep 2014 1:09pm

Akbar&Armaghan from Gorgan, Iran

W O N D E R F U L !

16 Sep 2014 2:56pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Yah but I know where you are now :-) Love this one and I really love how these occur....just never new that :-) Amazing!

17 Sep 2014 12:53am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

this is a great capture of this interesting phenomenon - the ghost like shadow surrounded by the rainbow is almost unreal!

17 Sep 2014 3:00am

Linda Candilas from Cameron Park, United States

This is a phenomenon that doesn't happen that often, wonderful shot. :))

17 Sep 2014 6:07am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

génial

17 Sep 2014 6:48am

 

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