I made a decision to not take my camera on this trip and just "veg" out with my iPad and read a few novels--my definition of a great vacation is measured by the number of novels I finish. But, you know just when you think you can get get away Mother Nature shows up and displays a visual image so spectacular that I could not pass it up.
A rare double rainbow appeared in advance of a small rain shower just as the sun was getting low on the horizon. You know that "Golden Hour" that we always look for in our photography. So I grabbed my wife's small point and shoot and aimed it at the fantastic scene in our friends backyard. Her camera is a very good Canon Powershot A590 IS that takes great pictures.
Here is what I saw (after stiching four frames into a panorama with Photoshop CS6.
|Rainbow over Santa Barbara|
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