Gallery: June 19 — Evening in Zernez 2

That evening was another crisp, clear one, so I took a walk again.

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Last light far away.

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The sun was deep below the ridge at this point but still illuminating the clouds.

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Some more.

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To the north.

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Towers close & far.

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More ridge clouds.

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There were also flocks of birds high in the sky, probably out feeding on bugs.

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The mountain way up the valley, plus birds.

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Then some contrails showed up.

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The cloud reared up to eat them but they plunged away out of its reach.

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Now the moon's here.

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Rays & birds.

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Lots of birds.

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Bird zoom.

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The land uphill from the churches is worked into large-scale terraces, maybe for erosion control primarily. This can be seen in many other places in the Engadin as well.

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Solo bird.

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Another contrail.

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Cloud in very late light.