Haboob - Sandstorm - Dust Storm - Harmattan
www.saschagrabow.com" In no time this wave of clouds arrived. I waited another second and then another second, to maybe get an even better shot of this phenomenon. Not ten seconds after I finally shut my camera and placed it into plastic bag, the sand was all over us, a bit like a twister, and almost dark as night. The whole spectacle lasted about 45 minutes. Sascha Grabow—Getty Images

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