# photojojo:

These other-worldly coronas of light are a result of the Kopp Etchells Effect.  
When the conditions are just right in the deserts of Afghanistan, sand in the air strikes titanium/nickel abrasion strips in the rotors of Chinook Helicopters.
Desert Halos: The Kopp Etchells Effect
Photo by U.S. Army/Sgt. Mike MacLeod, via The Atlantic In Focus

photojojo:

These other-worldly coronas of light are a result of the Kopp Etchells Effect.  

When the conditions are just right in the deserts of Afghanistan, sand in the air strikes titanium/nickel abrasion strips in the rotors of Chinook Helicopters.

Desert Halos: The Kopp Etchells Effect

Photo by U.S. Army/Sgt. Mike MacLeod, via The Atlantic In Focus

(via photoholic)

photojojo:

These other-worldly coronas of light are a result of the Kopp Etchells Effect.  

When the conditions are just right in the deserts of Afghanistan, sand in the air strikes titanium/nickel abrasion strips in the rotors of Chinook Helicopters.

Desert Halos: The Kopp Etchells Effect

Photo by U.S. Army/Sgt. Mike MacLeod, via The Atlantic In Focus

(via photoholic)

2,202 notes · lights, shadows, stars,
  1. paradiddlecat likes this
  2. ascen-ding reblogged this from heythere-wassup
  3. ascen-ding likes this
  4. heythere-wassup reblogged this from photojojo
  5. inspiringgobbledygooks reblogged this from photojojo
  6. discountabortions likes this
  7. jaelalvareztoto reblogged this from pelushaa-emoticon
  8. devilputdinosaurshere reblogged this from lindsaythelioness
  9. ohh-maddie reblogged this from lindsaythelioness
  10. lindsaythelioness reblogged this from photojojo
  11. attersee reblogged this from inderption
  12. matargashtiya reblogged this from photojojo
  13. skrip-brain-on-fire reblogged this from ladylandscape
  14. sallys4444 likes this
  15. chloeshiny likes this
  16. br13r likes this
  17. what-we-fight-for likes this
  18. undefinedobjective likes this
  19. nido-kimiko reblogged this from photojojo
  20. incendiac reblogged this from photojojo
  21. swagswagyoloyolo10 likes this
  22. yunaresuka likes this
  23. incendiac likes this
  24. ashleynicolenj reblogged this from photojojo
  25. shesbeastie likes this
  26. liceaeduardo reblogged this from photojojo
  27. lachicadulce reblogged this from photojojo
  28. livexlovexasap likes this
  29. ea-hdsn reblogged this from blue-kangaroo
  30. blue-kangaroo reblogged this from blue-kangaroo
  31. vicariousjake reblogged this from photojojo
  32. shellk16 likes this
  33. sexwithyourmommy likes this
  34. carawill reblogged this from photojojo
  35. jmsj likes this
  36. urgrandmassocks likes this
  37. mdcldctr likes this
  38. newairbroadcasting likes this
  39. carawill likes this
  40. nightwandering reblogged this from photojojo
  41. k-carly13 likes this
  42. singing-in-the-sunshine reblogged this from photojojo
  43. littledreamerleipikake reblogged this from photojojo
  44. dcmaeky likes this
  45. brontideandlevin likes this
  46. addictiontrip reblogged this from chizukurowassan
  47. addictiontrip likes this
  48. chizukurowassan likes this
  49. truthofthesignal likes this
  50. sgtbobafett likes this