Things aren't always as they seem.

Some may see this as the last light of the day illuminating the trees as the warm sunset fills the sky, but the reality of it is that the trees were lit by the light of the moon as the light from Portland shown onto the clouds as they passed over Mount Hood just to the right of this scene.

This photo was made at 12:30 am in the middle of the night with no affect from the sun.

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