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Álfheimr

Álfheimr, or Alfheim, according to Nordic mythology is the tranquil realm of the light elves. I shot this photo on September 25 2015 in Rostock on the Baltic Sea in preparation for the Super lunar eclipse. The moon rose just before sunset, and as the sun went down its farewell rays projected unto the flying birds in the sky with a stunning red. I thought the birds were lucky for being able to perceive the wonders of nature as their home. I think the photo shows how lucky they are with both sun and moon escorting them in their flight. I think I was also lucky to share this special moment with them.

TAGS: Germany, Sunset

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Rostock, Germany
Member since 2015
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© Meir Sussman.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2015
Total Views: 97
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 29, 2015, 5:18 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: SLT-A99V
Focal Length: 280mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f9.5
ISO: ISO400
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PHOTO LOCATION Rostock, Germany