With the sun low in the sky, sunrise and sunset are two of the most visually dramatic opportunities for photographers. Culture Trip’s picture editor Shayne Fergusson selects some of this week’s highlights.
Giraffe in rainy weather at sunset
Photographer Paul Goldstein says he has spent years trying to photograph the perfect beginning and ending of the Masai Mara day.
Sunset in Tokyo
A drone view of the Tokyo skyline at sunset.
Sunset in the Outback
Sunset in the Australian Outback reveals a stunning landscape.
Lion under cloudy sky
Sunset on the Ganges
The ‘sunset ceremony’ on the river Ganges in India.
Elephant at sunset
Another shot from photographer Paul Goldstein
Borobudur Temple at sunrise in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. It is one of the most visited temples in Indonesia.
Reindeer herded together at sunset in Lapland, Sweden.
‘Waterfall’ on Table Mountain
Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa, at sunset is impressive enough. Here the clouds roll off the mountain like a waterfall.
Ribbons of fire
Makha Bucha Day in the Phutthamonthon district of Nakhon Pathom Province in Thailand. What looks like ribbons of fire are actually candles carried by Buddhists as they move around a statue of the Buddha at sunset.