Elements of Storm

Lac de Cheserys in the Aiguilles Rouge above Chamonix offers spectacular views of the Mont Blanc massif. At the end of a stormy day the sunset dramatically illuminates foehn clouds indicating high wind speeds at height. However, for a fleeting moment the wind calmed down just enough to allow for a glassy reflection of the snowy mountain range in this beautiful alpine lake.

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