Wednesday, February 25, 2009

SkyWatch ~ 24 Aspects of a Sunrise

Please click on photo for best effect.



The rising sun lights up the sky



then pulls the light away



to bask in its own reflection in a window glass.

Click on the Logo on the right for amazing skies.

Thanks to Klaus and the SkyWatch team we can all
enjoy skies around the world.

81 comments:

  1. Exquisite photos, and I really enjoyed how you told a story with them!

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  2. The sunrise in your part of the world seems to be spectacular arija - I like the way you wrote a little piece in between each one too.

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  3. Lovely skies and great tree silhouettes.

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  4. these are absolutely wonderful..love that reflection, but the top one is probably my favorite. Everyone, please enlarge for full effect.

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  5. I enjoy the glorious sunrises that fellow skywatchers post because I cant get up that early to see them for myself. Thanks.

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  6. Very beautiful sunrise and great effects!Really nice!Have a nice weekend!

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  7. It really does change by the second doesn't it? Nice job!

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  8. Fantastic shots, thanks for sharing.

    Have a great weekend!
    Guy
    Regina In Pictures

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  9. Very nice series.
    The first picture is beautiful! :)

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  10. Stunning shots, gorgeous colors and I always love your words that go with each photo! Fabulous!

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  11. oh WOW... amazing photo here, the sunrise looks great...

    Happy Friday!

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  12. Three very good photos, Arija.

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  13. They are all nice but I really love the reflection, Arija.

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  14. You are in harmony with your surroundings. Wonderful pictures.

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  15. Great shots and love the reflection.

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  16. Very beautiful sunrise, the reflection is beauty to!

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  17. Gorgeous shots! The first is amazing with the silhouettes!

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  18. Tropical paradise, basking in the glow. How do I get there?!

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  19. Simply gorgoeus light and colour. I thought your offer of a loom on one of the my world blogs this week was so kind.

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  20. Wow, excellent skies. I love how the clouds form, and that orangey colors. :)

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  21. Beautiful shots. Love the way the light reflects off the car window. =) Hope you have a great friday.

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  22. Beautiful photos! When I watch the sunrise I always have this feeling of belonging-to the moment, to the earth,and to the light.

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  23. Wonderful skies Arija...don't suppose it mean you have had any rain yet? I am still praying for you all!

    Arija, my sister didn't have any luck with the lady she was going to speak to about the loom...but the lady did say to contact the Spinners and Weavers Guild of Victoria (my sister says they would have a website) and they could surely tell you if there were anyone suitable...for such a gift.

    She also said that perhaps the local councils Nillumbik (which covers the Kinglake area)or the Yarra Ranges council (which covers Marysville), may be able to help...but then again, they could all be very busy people right at this moment!!?

    She was also going to pass your message to her daughter and her friend who both work for one of these councils just in case they hear of someone! (But they are going away soon, so may not be much help there)

    Do hope this is of some help to you!

    Annie

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  24. Your skywatch photos are absolutely
    breathtaking! I am in awe of them.

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  25. Lovely sunrises, Arija - I can never get enough of them.

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  26. What a beautiful way to great the day Arija. You are truly a poet and a bard.

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  27. Oh my gosh! The first image took my breath away!

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  28. Oh my goodness..that first one is so amazing with the warmer colors...

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  29. Great shots! I love the silhouettes of the trees in the first one.

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  30. I am so fond of sunsets and sunrises that I am always amazed that we see so many different ones of them. Thanks for sharing and showing these ones.
    I am still worried about the fires in your region. I hope it will soon stop. I hope you are safe overthere.

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  31. Breathtaking photos, Arija. Heavenly sunrise!

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  32. Wonderful sky canvas! Especially the first shot! Makes time stand still!

    Warm greetings from Africa,
    Esther/Ishtar

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  33. Very nice - both sky and photos are beautiful. I like the way you show the same sky in different views.

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  34. Arija these photos are breathtakingly beautiful. The colors are stunning. Your descriptions are insightful.

    Enjoy your weekend!

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  35. ... but surely you had the camera set to do that automatically!!! NO ONE gets out of bed before sunrise, EVER!

    :-)

    Sunshine Coast Daily Photo - Australia

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  36. Great sky photos. I especially like the last one w/ the reflection.

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  37. Lovely skies and verse, Arija. Love your posts as always and glad to be catching up. Beautiful kitty portraits, forest and flower images.

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  38. Sunrises are so beautiful all over the world. Greetings from Finland where the sun has been a long time away.

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  39. What a beautiful golden sky! Very nice. Have a good weekend! :o)

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  40. The photos are all stunning, with wonderful light and contrasts.

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  41. What a beautiful sunrise. I have to learn to get up early enough to catch a couple of these. :-)

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  42. Beautiful photographs and nice captions to go with them. Thanks for sharing. Mary

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  43. Gorgeous photos! I especially like the first one! The light and colours are really fantastic!

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  44. The first shot is absolutely adorable. Also like the reflection in the window very much.

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  45. Your photos show that a sunrise doesn't need to be red and fiery to be beautiful.

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  46. Beautiful sunrise shots, Arija. Great photos.

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  47. Love the first photo.But then I love sunrises.

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  48. It's so beautiful sky!
    I like it!

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  49. Your photos are spectacular, and I love the last one of the reflection, just lovely. have a great weekend.

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  50. Lovely Skywatch photos. Have a great week.

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  51. Mystical, so lovely. Wonderful photos!

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  52. A I ♥ This Blog award is waiting for you on my page. Go get it and enjoy!

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  53. It's okey Arija, it's not merely the act of giving the award, it's the thought of letting you know I meant what's said on that award. :) Happy Blogging always.

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  54. Splendid and captivating shots of the sunrise :)
    I should get determined to catch the sunrise...one of these days :P

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  55. That is quite the awesome sky as well. Thanks for visiting!

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  56. wounderful pictures!
    greetings from Austria!

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  57. The first image is one of the best sunrise I have seen lately. Well done.

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  58. Dear Arija, so nice to have you actively blogging again. I adore your blog a lot, so inspiring! I give you award in my blog. If you have time please come to visit. =)

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  59. Wonderful colors in these pictures! Gorgeous!

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  60. I love your story with your beautiful sky photos! It is so cool to see how the sunrise looks in your part of the world!

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  61. These are beautiful pictures of the sunrise. Thanks for sharing them.

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  62. I don´t have to click on any logo on the right to see amazing skies. I can see them right here.

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  63. Thanks for visiting my site I love your site too, black is a great canvas to display pictures, the shot of the sky in the window was a clever idea, Great work ...

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  64. Very beautiful skies in your world!


    Junie

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  65. Arija

    Wonderful sky! Lovely colors!
    Thanks for visiting my blog!

    Luiz

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  66. I'm really late to visit this beautiful sky..
    Great capture :)

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  67. my favorite of those three has to be the first and second :D they're so pretty

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  68. Those are beautiful sky photos.

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  69. What a beautiful sunrise rippling across the sky. Well composed..

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