Salt Lake scenery with reflection of cloud on the surface of water are quite popular in anime opening. This is a timelapse video showing how I use Photoshop to paint salt lake scene.
ArtworkThis is the final artwork which I have upload both in my pixiv and deviantart.
Some other artwork featuring salt lake scene.
ReferenceDeviantArt Salt Flat
DeviantArt Salt Pan
DeviantArt Salar De Uyuni
Pixiv Salt Flat
Youtube Painting Salt Flat