Autumn Sunrise, Germany. Fall leaves lay strewn about, adding a layer of color to the rich, thriving green grass. Peeking above the horizon, the rising sun softly illuminates the waking world, casting long shadows on the ground.
This is a unique geological phenomenon known as Danxia landform. These phenomena can be observed in several places in China. This example is located in Zhangye, Province of Gansu. The color is the result of an accumulation for millions of years of red sandstone and other rocks.