There are no equivalent words to describe Sunset and Sunrise, unarguably they are one of the best natural phenomenons cherished by all of us. Photographers love to catch these glimpses in the best unique way possible like for instance sky appears as nature’s canvas, painted with moments of power and serenity, or the rosy light of dawn creeping over a mountain range, or the blazing colors of sunrise and sunset over the silhouetted shores, deserts, and mountains, and the list goes on.
Let’s take you on a ride through some of the 10+ best Sunset and Sunrise based free Windows desktop themes for your PC, courtesy of Microsoft. All these themes are extremely easy to apply on Windows 8.1/8/7/Vista – just download and double-click on the .themepack file to apply it.
1. Sierra Sunsets theme
Sierra Sunsets theme packs 14 high resolution wallpapers that feature rainbow sunsets casting their fading glow on lone pine trees and the distant Sierra Nevadas, taken by California photographer Tom Mansfield.
2. Glowing Beaches theme
This theme packs all the glory of the Sunset and Sunrise in the beaches around the world – from California to New Zealand, all-in-all comes with 14 wallpapers and complete Windows Sound scheme too!
3. Sardinian Shores theme
The beauty of Sardina and its surrounding islands blended with gorgeous sunsets are captured and presented to you by Photographer Giovanni Cultrera, in this free theme for Windows consisting of 13 high resolution (1920×1200 pixels) wallpapers for desktop and also comes with full-fledged Windows Sound Scheme.
4. Dusk and Dawn
Dusk and Dawn theme packs all the twinkling lights of a big city over a descending sun in the form of 7 beautiful wallpapers that should refresh your desktop.
5. Dramatic Skies 3
This theme comes with 22 high resolution wallpapers featuring blazing colors of sunrise and sunset along the silhouetted shores, deserts, and mountains.
6. Painted Skies
Photographer Brook Burling captures the gorgeous beauty of the naturally painted skies with moments of power and serenity in this free theme for Windows featuring 17 high resolution wallpapers.
7. Spectacular Skies
German photographer Marco Müller captures some of the best and vibrant skies stretch outward with an otherworldly glow, fields of sunflowers, snow-covered roads, a lighthouse—in this free theme for Windows.
8. Dramatic Skies theme
Get the awe-inspiring beauty of the dynamic, dramatic, expansive, sky to your Windows desktop with this free theme packed with 19 high resolution wallpapers.
9. Lake Ohrid Sunsets
Photographer Slavco Stojanoski takes some fantastic images from the Lake Ohrid that is located between Macedonia and Albania and presents it in this free theme for Windows.
10. Beach Sunsets
Photographer Josh Sommers captures some breath-taking pictures of the Dillon Beach, Maui, and other scenic spots in California and Hawaii in this free theme for Windows. This theme pack also includes a Windows sound scheme.
11. Danube Sunsets theme
Photographer Alina Șerban captures the Danube River which finds its way through cities and countries across Europe, in this free theme for Windows.