Here comes the rain...

Posted by Jeffrey (Scottsdale, United States) on 29 January 2015 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

I recently went for a morning hike on an overcast day with the intention of taking a few photos for my "hikography" project under the soft, diffuse light provided by the cloudy sky. Only to have my plan backfire and suddenly find myself staring at an approaching rain storm without having any rain gear or a weather-resistant camera with me. I quickly covered the 2.6 miles to the trailhead where my car was parked in an effort to stay dry and very nearly made it, too, as it was only during the last 50 feet or so that the rain finally started sprinkling all around me...