End of Day

On a recent evening with clouds providing a promise of a possible colorful sunset, I was out in rural Kane County and came away with this image.

Storage silos provided a strong silhouette against a colorful end of day on a farm near Burlington, Illinois. The bright spot at right was created by a dirt whirlwind that was caused by a gust of wind and was illuminated by the late rays of the sun. The quirk provided an unusual highlight in the image.

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Bruce Leighty Bruce Leighty

Taken 8:13 PM on July 8, 2017
Uploaded 12:44 AM on August 10, 2017
Posted in Farming
  • ƒ/5.6
  • 1/2000 sec.
  • 85 mm
  • 100 ISO
Burlington, IL
Map of Burlington, IL


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