Sunrise from an Airplane

Sunrise above the clouds 1

Quite a sight to wake up to, after a long flight. There need to be all sorts of weather conditions to produce such a startling atmospheric effect as this sunrise.

Sunrise above the clouds 2

And here is a close-up (not the easiest thing to photo through an aircraft window), with the clouds below.

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Aurora in England

NorthumberlandSo you have to go to the Arctic Circle to see the stunning cosmic lightshow, the Aurora Borealis? From time to time it is visible across the skies of England, as in this photo in Northumberland.

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