Français English
Gallery > Sunsets, green flash > Then, the green flash
1779 pictures in pixheaven.net
Search & Sort
Douarnenez Port museum panorama
Left Moon Dog
The true green flash
17109 times
Green flash and blue flash
16913 times
Then, the green flash
14669 times
Green flash and blue flash
13293 times
The Sun touch its reflet
12757 times
Blue and green flashes
11772 times
Blue and green flashes
11321 times
Blue and green flashes
10713 times
Omega Sun
10086 times
Green flash, blue flash
1759 times
 The others pictures of "Green flash and blue flash"
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 |

Then, the green flash
Photo processed with DxO Optics
Click to enlarge
768 x 1024 pixels (122 kB)

Share

 768 x 1024 pixels 
(122 ko)
Instrument   Canon 350D + WO Megrez 480/80 (F/D 6.0) refractor, composite of 6 pictures
Exposure & film   1/4000 s on
Date & place   November 6, 2006, Pointe de la Torche (Finistère)
As expected, the green flash appears. The sky is so clear, even near the horizon, that the Sun is blinding even one second before it disappears. At 1/4000 s at 200 ISO, the Sun disk is overexposed (the white area).
Through the camera, I see a nice blue flash, but my eyes were influenced by the orange tint. In the photo, a bluish zone is barely visible in the penultimate shot. The presence of the inferior mirage magnify the height of the green flash, facilitated its observation.

Have a look to those animations showing the green flash:
- animation in Flash (600 x 450, 870 kB)
- animation in GIF (600 x 450, 1.8 MB)
Seen 14669 times See the next picture of that series.

 The others pictures of "Green flash and blue flash"
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 |

 This picture has been published in
 Le ciel à l'oeil nu en 2008
3 pictures published page 18, 38 and 60.
To see the picture, click here 
A Shower of
Stars in Brittany

A Shower of in Brittany
Brittany by night
in panorama!

Member of
TWAN

The World At Night

Newsletter
Your e-mail
address:

Visit my
professional
site

Galerie Pbase


© 2003-2013 Laurent Laveder - pixheaven.net