January 28, 2020, 11:29 p.m. — Jökulsárlón, South Coast, Iceland
Picked up from the Feb 21, 2020 post:
The plot thickened; the aurora action quickly moved to center stage.
This was taken when the Kp index of disturbances of Earth’s magnetic field caused by solar wind was 3.3. I can’t imagine how bright the top of the Kp scale — 9 — is. Maybe you really do need sunglasses.
And then… What’s this? Unidentified Flying Sleigh. It appeared out of nowhere, hovered for 10 and a half seconds, and then shot away to the north. Lucky shot.
The Muse and I wish you all a Happy Holiday Season and a healthy and sane 2021.
(Nikon D850, Tamron SP 15–30mm f/2.8 Di VC USD. f/2.8, 10 sec, ISO 400. RAW processing in DxO PhotoLab 3.1; Editing in Adobe Photoshop.)