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Fan shadows
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At first glance, this picture doesn't seem to be interesting. But a closer inspection reveal some dark streaks almost vertical above the contrail (extending as a fan up to the upper right corner). Those are the shadows cast on the higher clouds (the Sun has set since a few tens of minutes) by the thicker parts of the contrail. In the following picture, those crepuscular rays are better visible.
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Instrument   18 mm focal length
Exposure & film   1/640 s with digital camera Canon 350D + Sigma 18-50 1:2.8
Date & place   September 12, 2007, Quimper

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