I am a 'sky chaser'. This morning there was a particularly fine display.
|0800 hrs, 17 August 2011, Cari-Jane Hakes|
This is cinematic sky. The kind of sky that would be written about in the opening paragraphs of an epic classic tale. Extreme weather has a certain hold over me. There can be few things better than rushing inside to seek cover from an advancing storm and watching it break and wash over everything.
|Building Storm, 17 August 2011, Cari-Jane Hakes|
Oh, what beautiful clouds. They looked so much like the painted mountainous background to some luscious oriental tableau of dragons and men and impossible flowers.
|Rain, 17 August 2011, Cari-Jane Hakes|
And then came the rain.