Thursday, July 28, 2011

SkyWatch ~ Sunset Serenade



Coming home from town the other day, we stopped in one of
the little towns on the way to pick up some milk . . .
Going back to the car, the sky was full of magic,


as it started to rain, I looked slightly to the right and saw the
season of rainbows still had something in it's pocket . . .
raindrops on the lens and all . . .


I think I would make a pretty good sharp-shooter, all the
following shots were taken from a fast moving car.

I thought this one looked like something 'out of Africa'.


This was more like a bushfire (wildfire for those in N.America).


This one is just a tad threatening . . .


I was amazed how with so many trees along the roadside
impeding my view, I managed to get quite reasonable shots.



Somehow I managed to gather the best clouds with even a
bit of foreground.



Enlarge and enjoy!

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22 comments:

  1. You certainly did get some terrific shots! I love the composition of the silhouetted trees against the bright burning clouds.

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  2. Sunsets and clouds are my favorites photos subjects! Great shots!

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  3. These are fantastic, Arija! You did catch some gorgeous ones -- but then you always do!! An awesome sunset serenade indeed! Hope you have a lovely weekend with more beautiful skies!

    Sylvia

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  4. You encounter the absolute best clouds, Arija. These are even more spectacular and variable than usual. I'm really glad you take that camera with you wherever you go.

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  5. fjällripanhttp://susannelindsfoto.blogspot.com/2011/07/himlen.htmlJuly 28, 2011 at 1:28 PM

    Fantastic photos of that georgeous sky! Very well captured.

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  6. nice shots

    happy SWF


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  7. WOW! Those are really good!

    Cheers Stewart M

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  8. Fantastic sky sequence. I love the way the light made the tree amber in one of these shots. The clouds were incredible and always a pleasure to see a rainbow.

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  9. Spectacular skies! These are beautiful captures, each and every one, Arija.

    Take care.

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  10. Great series of shots. Have a great weekend.

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  11. you managed to capture the moodiness of a stormy sky very well

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  12. Great shots and a lovely tale. Isn't this a wonderful part of the world we live in!

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  13. A gorgeous end to the day, the colors and lighting are just beautiful. Thanks for sharing, happy skywatching!

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  14. Very beautiful sky images, Arija. You certainly are good with shooting at speed! Have a great weekend. Jo

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  15. Outstanding as usual Arija! Glad you were at the right place at the right time!
    Have a marvelous weekend.
    B.

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  16. Hello my friend, you have an great skill to see a beauty around you and create wonderful posts of it as today, trees together those colourful clouds create impressive and strong images.
    I wish plenty of energy to you for your duties and much love too.
    Have a fruitful weekend, Arija!

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  17. I think it's amazing that you took these from a moving car! Great sharp camera shooting!

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  18. Grossartige Aufnahmen in besonders schönem Licht...

    Liebe Grüsse aus der Schweiz

    Hans-Peter

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