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Anticrepuscular rays: Atmospheric optics photography

May 19th, 2012 · No Comments · weather

These photos of anticrepuscular rays — some with a jet contrail — were taken immediately after a brief period of rain in Nashville, TN on Friday, May 18, 2012. Resources: Anticrepuscular rays: Atmospheric optics Anticrepuscular rays – Wikipedia Crepuscular rays – Wikipedia Anti-crepuscular rays – Atmospheric optics 10 Most Incredible Images of Anticrepuscular Rays – […]

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April sunset in Nashville: Frasier Photos

April 26th, 2012 · No Comments · sunset

I took these Nashville sunset photographs as I walked across the Green Hills Mall parking lot on my home from a bit of Krogering. It had finished raining about an hour earlier, and the skies were spectacular. This was one of those types of sunsets that makes it look as though the horizon were on […]

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Hiking at Radnor Lake in April 2012

April 7th, 2012 · No Comments · Radnor Lake

The weather today has been absolutely glorious. (And so was the brunette park ranger who waved at us as we left. Who’s that girl?) [ As in other posts within our family of blogs, you can see different images of the subject by clicking your browser's REFRESH button... Enjoy! ] Beautiful women aside, today was […]

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Cumulonimbus capillatus: Before the storm

March 22nd, 2012 · No Comments · weather

Beautiful clouds in Nashville, Tennessee This amateur cloud spotter recently noticed a unique, beautiful cloud with the appearance of a great big splash of water, as though a huge log had been tossed into a lake. The stringy, thin nature of this cloud led me to misidentify it as some type of cirrus cloud. In […]

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Mammatus clouds at sunset: Green Hills Mall, Nashville

March 20th, 2012 · 1 Comment · weather

I am fairly sure that there’s a small patch of smooth, rounded mammatus clouds here. Whether or not I have correctly identified this cloud, it sure did make for some nice eye candy. Although these cloud photographs are not particularly good examples of mammatus clouds, I see (or at least notice) them so rarely, they […]

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Western edge of looming thunderstorm

March 14th, 2012 · 1 Comment · weather

These storm-cloud images (shown in the photo gallery below) represent Set #2 of the Nashville, TN cloud photography by Stephen Frasier taken in the late afternoon hours of Wednesday, March 14, 2012. Set 1 | Set 2 | Set 3 | Set 4 Set #2: Western edge of looming thunderstorm – Nashville cloud photography (3/14/2012) […]

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Incredible capillatus clouds mark the edge of a thunderstorm

March 14th, 2012 · 1 Comment · weather

Today I took hundreds of interesting cloud photographs. I have arranged today’s fascinating Nashville weather photography into several sets of photographs, to be published here as soon as possible. These storm-cloud images (shown in the photo gallery below) represent Set #1 of the Nashville, TN cloud photography by Stephen Frasier taken in the late afternoon […]

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Amazing skies persist during drive to Green Hills

March 14th, 2012 · No Comments · weather

Set 1 | Set 2 | Set 3 | Set 4 | Set 5 | Set 6 Set #3: Shots taken during drive to Green Hills – Nashville cloud photography (3/14/2012) The first few photographs in this set were taken from our driveway; the others were shot from the passenger side of my father’s car […]

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