May 19, 2011
LIghtning storm over the Burj Al Arab in Dubai.
May 17, 2011
Cloudscape sky. Sunset in Italy
May 14, 2011
Canary sky – Scenes taken from Tenerife, more than 2,000 meters above sea level and over a year to capture all possible shades, clouds, stars, colors from a unique landscape and from one of the best skies on the planet.
April 29, 2011
Halo, also known as a nimbus, icebow or Gloriole, which is an optical phenomenon produced by ice crystals in cirrus clouds high in the upper troposphere.
April 27, 2011
Viewed from space, the most striking feature of our planet is the water. In both liquid and frozen form, it covers 75% of the Earth’s surface. It fills the sky with clouds. Water is practically everywhere on Earth, from inside the planet’s rocky crust to inside the cells of the human body.
April 25, 2011
These opposing skylines, one a solid silhouette the other vaporous but vividly hued, were observed from the balcony of my home in Turin, Italy on January 13, 2011. Photographer: Piero Armando
April 21, 2011
A double rainbow and lighting!
April 14, 2011
Sunset above Isla Verde, Puerto Rico
April 12, 2011
Red lenticular clouds catch the last rays of the sun during winter.
April 11, 2011
This image photographed by an Expedition 17 crew member on the International Space Station, was taken looking east as the station was flying approximately 100 kilometers off the Peruvian coast and shows Cordillera Huayhuash (pronounced Why-wash). Image credit NASA