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The September/October issue of Weatherwise is a perennial favorite for the amazing photographs we get to showcase. Some years the photos that are entered into the Weatherwise Photo Contest seem to have a theme. There are the years when we get a preponderance of cloud photos. Or the years when we get a lot of sunsets. This year, the theme was color. We received many spectacular photos of both iridescence and single or double rainbows, all of which were beautiful. The photographers each captured the power, beauty, and excitement of weather in lovely detail, making the judges' jobs that much more difficult. Many times it was hard for the judges to pick between two different photos of the same effect, as both were excellent examples.