Community Pages

Please accept our new Terms & Conditions before contributing to our Community Pages. Any content you contribute will be publicly visible. We expect contributors to show respect, courtesy and an appreciation of the atmosphere we all share.

Filter Photos:

You have selected:

Main Cloud Types

Other Clouds

Optical Effects


New York Times Magazine Feature

New York Times Magazine

New York Times Magazine Feature

The New York Times Magazine recently published an informative – and at times, moving – feature by Jon Mooallem about the Cloud Appreciation Society. Read the online version to discover how the Society came about and to learn of our efforts to have a new type of cloud accepted by the World Meteorological Organisation. Bear in mind, however, that the story ends in tears…

  • Mary Lou Miller avatar

    Mary Lou

    May 19, 2016 at 5:50 pm

    I did read the Cloud Society article in last Sunday’s NYT and found it a thrilling read. A longtime cloud enthusiast, i now feel so very secure knowing i’m no longer a ‘loner’ in the Cloud Department. Thanks so much for “showing me the way”. I am now a happy member of the Cloud Appreciation Society and am very grateful.

  • Gavin Pretor-Pinney avatar

    Gavin Pretor-Pinney

    May 26, 2016 at 10:31 am

    Mary Lou, it is great to have you onboard. Welcome to the Society!

  • Mary Lou Miller avatar

    Mary Lou

    May 26, 2016 at 5:45 pm

    Became a new CAS member last week and am now receiving my daily cloud pictures. Happy to say they are incredibly amazing. Have started my own personal ‘Clouds” book. Also forwarding to friends and family so they will begin to enjoy “cloudy days”.


Post a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.