18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Painter's Sky

As the sun sets over the Pacific ocean, the Los Angles Coast line mirrors the sky. The summer clouds at varying altitudes each capture a part of the sun's refracted rays allowing for a spectrum of colors to appear over the ocean.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Playa del Rey, California, United States of America
Camera: iPhone SE
Copyright: © David Hickey