Make Sunrises/Sunsets Great with a Telephoto Lens
As a generalization, the longer the focal length lens you are using, the easier it is to fill the frame with colorful sky at sunrise or sunset. Even a modestly beautiful sunrise or sunset can make a pretty image at long telephoto focal lengths.
Camera and Lens Settings
500mm f/8.0 1/160s ISO 100 5760 x 3840px