Photo of the Day

A field along the east coast of Scotland
April 1, 2012

Field, Scotland

This Month in Photo of the Day: Nature and Weather Photos

Just after sunrise on the east coast of Scotland (the North Sea is just below the horizon), this preharvest field seemed to stretch forever, and the clouds were amazing.

(This photo and caption were submitted to My Shot.)

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Photograph by David Shields, My Shot
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