winter thunderstorm and rainbow in the desert of utah

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Fast moving winter storm near the san rafael swell in utah, the rainbow lasted about 30 seconds before the clouds came in at ground level. The wind was blowing at about 40mph with gusts much higher. had rain, hail then snow within the span of about ten min.

thanks for the entry Justin!

17 responses

  • Lew Harford

    Lew Harford gave props (28 Sep 2011):

    You have some wonderful work on your site. Great colors, tones, textures. You have managed to capture breathtaking images.

  • Gabriel Dorin Ursa

    Gabriel Dorin Ursa said (29 Sep 2011):

    minunat!! wonderful!

  • Leanne Silva

    Leanne Silva gave props (30 Sep 2011):

    What a great find!

  • Dennis Watts

    Dennis Watts gave props (5 Oct 2011):


  • Denise Male

    Denise Male said (10 Oct 2011):

    Incredible capture. Congratulations.

  • charu ram

    charu ram said (18 Oct 2011):


  • gerry cyr

    gerry cyr gave props (28 Oct 2011):

    really outstanding


    MARCO MEYO   gave props (6 Nov 2011):

    Awesome image...Powerful!!..great timing!!

  • Carol Arntsen Masiak

    Carol Arntsen Masiak gave props (23 Feb 2012):

    fantastic and CONGRATS!

  • Andrea Siplova - Sidenstricker

    Andrea Siplova - Sidenstricker said (23 Feb 2012):

    fantastic, congrats!

  • Claire Crocker

    Claire Crocker gave props (23 Feb 2012):

    Congrats! A well-deserved win!

  • Joe Schaf

    Joe Schaf   gave props (23 Feb 2012):

    Gratz! Well Done!

  • Mark Lee

    Mark Lee gave props (23 Feb 2012):

    Congrats on the win for the contest :)

  • thomas o'brien

    thomas o'brien said (23 Feb 2012):


  • Katherine Nak

    Katherine Nak   gave props (26 Feb 2012):

    Fabulous art!

  • Jules Coon

    Jules Coon gave props (31 Mar 2012):

    Just WOW

  • Angela Marks

    Angela Marks gave props (18 Jul 2014):

    WILD! I had no idea there were storms like this in Utah, especially in the desert! FANTASTIC capture and composition!

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