Glory from the Air

Glory from the air

I had no idea what a glory was when I first saw this one over central Africa. A third ring was faintly visible on the original.

Glory coming in to land

Coming in to land at Nairobi the plane's shadow is clearly shown on a nearby cloud. Because a glory is always centred on where your own shadow would be it is easy to work out where I was sitting.

Kodak Retina   April 1976

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