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Contact: Barbara Ferreira
European Geosciences Union

Sunset Paintings and Photographies (Island of Hydra, June 2010)

Caption: The top image shows digitally compressed paintings produced by colorist P. Tetsis at the island of Hydra in June 2010 during and after the passage of a Saharan dust cloud. The painting on the left features a more aerosol-rich scene (more dust in the atmosphere) than the one on the right. The bottom images show digital camera photos of the landscape. The pictures shown were taken half-way through the painting process.

Credit: P. Tetsis (paintings) and C. Zerefos (photos)

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