Sky on Fire | Doug Zubenel

Doug Zubenel
Location of photo
Near De Soto, Kansas, USA.
Date/Time of photo
Oct. 18, 2008
Canon Rebel XTi wit an 85mm Nikkor lens @ f/8; 1/25th second exposure at ISO 100.
While it was impossible to tell if volcanic aerosols from Kasatochi were present in sufficient quantity to cause twilight sky coloration, they certainly were present enough to act as a reddening filter for sunlight to paint these cirrus clouds a brilliant orange-red.