In the Clouds Photography

Billow clouds above a lunar-like landscape of rock in Big Bend Nat Park.
The cirrus clouds over the mountains on the right are often called fallstreaks as ice particles fall from very high levels and encounter slower windspeeds below.
This cirrus cloud resembles a horse's tail and is often referred to as Mare's tail.
A deck of stratus clouds sits below us looking like an ocean at this 11,000 feet trail stop; hours later the first snow of the fall season prevented us from reaching the summit at 14,255 feet.
This faint circular bow is referred to as a glory, pilot's bow, and Specter of the Brocken and is often seen on the tops of stratus clouds with relative uniformity and composed of water drops (not ice crystals). The shadow of the plane is the center, or if you're really fortunate, the shadow of your head in the case of climbers on top of mountains with clouds below and sunshine above.
The Alps' Matterhorn (4478 m = 14,692 ft) rises above an early morning stratus cloud deck.
A small cumulus cloud forms almost overhead while photographing Colorado's best Fall color: aspen trees.
Developing cumulus clouds on a typical eastern Colorado summer afternoon.
The last touch of sun lights the underneath of this back-sheared anvil of a developing thunderstorm.

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Suggested reading & related info:

Book: Clouds in a Glass of Beer: Simple Experiments in Atmospheric Physics by Craig F. Bohren.
Book: The Invention of Clouds: How an Amateur Meteorologist Forged the Language of the Skies by Richard Hamblyn.
Book: The Man Who Named the Clouds by Julie Hannah.
Magazine: Weatherwise
Web: Bad Meteorology by Allistair B. Fraser.
Web: The Cloud Appreciation Society by Gavin Pretor-Pinney.
Web: Cool Clouds for Kids of All Ages by Richard Carlson.