Dr. Peter Lowenstein in Mutare, Zimbabwe submitted these three photos this past weekend. He wrote:
I thought you might like the attached pictures … It is always nice to see something good about Zimbabwe … still such a beautiful country and has a wonderful climate, which is why I decided to retire here.
Two more images from Peter, below. Be sure to view them larger.
Bottom line: Wonderful photo of an unusual rain cloud, plus two others from Mutare, Zimbabwe.
Dr. Peter Lowenstein has contributed many beautiful and fascinating images and stories to EarthSky. Trained as a geochemist, he spent his early years with the Geological Survey of Papua New Guinea, specializing in metals and volcanoes. In 1989, he moved to the Zimbabwe Geological Survey as Chief Economic Geologist and has lived and worked in Zimbabwe ever since. Peter is now retired to Zimbabwe, in a house with a beautiful view in Murambi East, Mutare, where he pursues favorite hobbies including construction of electronic gadgets, listening to music, gardening, surfing the Internet ... and photography.