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Peter Lowenstein
Mutare, Zimbabwe
05:59 pm

Equipment Details:

Hand-held Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60 in sunset mode

Post-processing Details:

Photoshop Elements 15 - image size reduction

Image Details:

Cumulus Cloud with Sundog
As the late afternoon Sun was descending behind a bank of cumulus cloud a Sun Dog (parhelion) appeared above it. Just after doing so the portion of cloud beneath became bird-shaped giving the impression that the Sun Dog was perched on one of its wings. Another sunlit portion of cumulus cloud then started to rise in front to provide this spectacular photograph.