Sundog before sunset | Adwait Bhagwat

Photographer
Adwait Bhagwat
Email
mail.adwait@gmail.com
Location of photo
Holland, Michigan
Date/Time of photo
Oct 17th 2010, 5pm
Equipment
Apple iPhone 4 - 5 Megapixel camera. Details of the settings - Automatic f/2.8, 1/2000, ISO 80, 35 mm focal length
Description
Sundog is an atmospheric phenomenon happens due to ice crystals in the atmosphere. Is it usually observed when the sun is low, near the horizon. These bright spots are located at about 22 degrees from the sun. When the photo was clicked, Sun was hiding behind the clouds, however a bright and colored patch of light was catching most of the attention.
Website
sites.google.com/site/mailadwait/