Light Pillars in Oil Field

Picture by dmitry

  • Харьягинский, Ненецкий автономный округ, Россия

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  • January 30, 2020
  • Nikon D90
  • Tokina 11-16
  • Shooting Style Tripod
  • Shoots Number Single RAW File
  • Exposures Number
  • Editing Software Photomatix Pro / Photoshop CC / Topaz Studio
  • File Format RAW
  • Notes
arctic light pillars weather phenomenon winter

6 Comments

30 Jan 19:22
dmitry

Light pillars are an optical phenomenon. Generally seen in cold, arctic regions. Optical illusion is formed when cold winter air allows millions of flat ice crystals to descend lower. When the light from lamps or gas flares touches the crystals, the appearance of thin long pillars is created.

30 Jan 20:38
kitfox
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Very well done.

30 Jan 20:52
philta22
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Exzellent

30 Jan 21:23
digicam

Fine post for only a single image capture dmitry............Well Done and thanks for sharing.

31 Jan 07:51
paul_daylight

Now that's Awesome

11 Feb 08:13
zhaojisheng
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I like this photo very much! The light in the sky look so nice!

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