Springtime…

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Photo taken May 30, 2015 at Hirschfelder Wasser Creek in Western Saxony, some hundred metres upstream Talsperre Wolfersgrün dam. The depicted section of the creek belongs to the minority of morphologically rich and diverse watercourses in Saxony, according to the EC Water Framework Directive.

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Sahara dust over Germany

The last two days, entraining air masses carried Sahara dust to central Europe. This led to an impressive light at dawn I was able (to a certain extent) to capture on May 5, 2015.

Dust concetration simulation provided by University of Athens.

Dust concentration simulation provided by University of Athens.

Photo taken approx. 06:30 UTC in Dresden, Germany (around sunset).

Photo taken approx. 18:30 UTC in Dresden, Germany (around sunset).

Photo taken approx. 06:30 UTC in Dresden, Germany (around sunset).

Photo taken approx. 18:30 UTC in Dresden, Germany (around sunset).