ATMOSPHERIC OPTICS + CLOUDS + SKYART


ATMOSPHERIC OPTICS

is the science of the atmosphere's optical phenomena - its Rainbows, Ice Crystal Halos, Coronas, Iridescence, Glories, Mirages, Crepuscular Rays, and the many Colors of the Sky.

All these features are presented. displayed, and explained in the lavishly illustrated Powerpoints and videos (to come).


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CLOUDS

What are Clouds? What do they look like? How do they form?

All these questions and more are answered in the lavishly illustrated PowerPoint Presentations, videos (to come) and Cloud Gallery.


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CLOUD GALLERY
  1. CONVECTIVE CLOUDS
  2. STRATIFORM CLOUDS
  3. PATTERNED CLOUDS
  4. ICE CRYSTAL STREAMER CLOUDS
  5. SKIES WITH MULTIPLE CLOUD FORMS
  6. CLOUDS AUG 2007 - DEC 2009
  7. CLOUDS JAN 2010 - DEC 2011
  8. CLOUDS DEC 2011 - JUL 2015
  9. CLOUDS AUG 2015 - NOV 2017
  10. CLOUDS NOV 2017 - OCT 2020

SKYART

is a History of how artists have painted the sky

This History is presented in six PowerPoint Presentations designed to accompany and better illustrate the book, The Soul of All Scenery.


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  1. INTRODUCTION: PREHISTORIC ART: BEFORE THE SKY
  2. THE SKY APPEARS AND TURNS DIVINE
  3. SKY PAINTING AWAKENS IN CHINA AND EUROPE
  4. AERIAL LIGHT, MOTION, REASON, THEATRICS
  5. THE SKY'S THE LIMIT: APOTHEOSIS OF NATURE
  6. SKY OF THE SOUL AND THE RETURN TO SANITY