Friday, October 24, 2008

SkyWatch Friday


SkyWatch Friday was originally created by Dot. My thanks to Dot and now to Tom, Sandy, IMAC, Klaus, Ivar, Wren and Fishing Guy who manage the site.

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These two photos were taken at the same spot overlooking The Blue Ridge Mountains along Skyline Drive.

45 comments:

  1. Great shots for skywatch! Every day we are engaged in a miracle which we don't even recognize__ blue sky, white clouds, and our own two eyes. All is a miracle!!! Happy skywatching! Hope too see you @ corner too...

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  2. wonderful views, and also great stuff to practice watercolouring on...

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  3. Those shades of blue are just beautiful. It's so serene. Have a wonderful weekend.

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  4. Great shots for the skies...
    Very beautiful "blue colours"...

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  5. Absolutely beautiful! Are the mountains really as blue as they look?

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  6. These images almost look like dreamy artworks! Simply stunning!

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  7. They should be framed and hanging on your wall Denise! Beautiful!

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  8. As always, those blue ridges are gorgeous. You captured them well.

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  9. WOW! You have a great view from where you are! Lovely shots! Breath taking! Great SWF!

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  10. I've never seen them in person, but I guess that's why they call them the Blue Ridge Mountains...

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  11. I really love that second one with all the layers of blue...beautiful!

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  12. Ah, perfect name for those mountains. Great photos. Great sky!

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  13. So peaceful! Funny how the mountains make us feel so small! Thanks for sharing!

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  14. Beautiful sky pictures. The blue looks so peaceful!

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  15. True to their name ... exquisite skies, Denise.

    Thanks for visiting me.

    :-Daryl

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  16. That's a wonderful pair of shots of the blue ridge mountains.

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  17. Lovely photos! Pretty enough to be postcards!

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  18. incredible how it chages within a short space of time, good shots.

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  19. Skyline Drive is one of my favourite memories: how lucky you are! So beautiful, and I'm so glad you took the photos and shared them here. Thanks!

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  20. Denise: The blue from your moutains are always so amazing. Really wonderful shots of the skies over the mountains.

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  21. So beautiful! It is not surprising that they are named Blue Ridge Mountains :)

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  22. Beautiful! It's clear why they're called the Blue Ridge Mountains. They are just as breath taking as I remember.

    Thanks for visiting me. Happy SWF!

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  23. Oh, so blue! Marvellous!
    Is it often this way?
    Happy week-end!

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  24. They are so beautiful .. like a modern painting in shades of blue!

    Have a great weekend!

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  25. I had to come over to have a look what sort of goodies you are displaying for SWF.
    It's blue and gold and I think the photos are outstanding.

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  26. Just gorgeous Skywatch photos!!! The blue is so peaceful...the Blue Ridge is so aptly named.

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  27. Oh, I remember those mountains well. Great time of year to be there!

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  28. super photo's Denise. Thanks for popping by my blog today!!

    Gill

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  29. I love the depth on the mountains here and the many shades of blues... so pretty!
    Breathtaking views indeed!!
    Stunning!
    Have a wonderful weekend, my friend!
    ~Michele~

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  30. I love mountain scenes like this, with all the watercolor shades...very lovely.

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  31. This is trully a breathtaking view, Denise! I love them.

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  32. LOVE that 2nd one! Beautiful.

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  33. Very beautiful mountains. That makes me want to go there soon.
    Thanks for your visit and comment on my blog.

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  34. A great addidtion to sky watch Friday. Thanks for stopping by and for the kind words.

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  35. Hi Denise

    Lovely shots of the Blue Ridge Mountains....reminds me very fondly of the Laurel and Hardy film, Way Out West..I think! Just marvellous stuff and always had me rolling around in fits of laughter!!

    Best wishes, Adrian

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  36. Just lovely pictures of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Worthy of displaying on a wall, to remind one of their qualities, who is unable to see them as often as they would wish to.
    Thanks for visiting and you kind comments.

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  37. nicely sky DENISE
    ( so is your portrait) I love the several colours of blue. almost like a painting.... welldone.

    Please come and watch my embrella+sky in Porugal while we were ,it was really fun and impressive. Soon I'll show more of what we saw in Praia da rocha....

    JoAnn' D eyes

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  38. Wonderful! All the different shades! Make for a gorgeous Skywatch!

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  39. Thanks for stopping by on my first Sky Watch Friday.I'm in Haymarket. Where are you?

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  40. The second is a perfect symphony in blue. Well done.

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  41. This is a stunning skywatch.....Manassas ...as in Virginia? I am coming that way for a wedding in 2 weeks!

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  42. Whoa! Breathtaking and living up to their name as "Blue Ridge"!

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