Thursday, March 19, 2009

SkyWatch Friday

SkyWatch was originally Dot’s idea and is now managed by The Sky Watch Team of Klaus, Sandy, Ivar, Wren, Fishing Guy and Louise. Thank you all for bring this great meme to us every week. Sky Watch Friday starts each week on Thursday Evenings at 7.30 p.m. (GMT). If you would like to join in and post your own photos, or just want to look at sky pictures from all over the world, please visit their site by clicking on icon above.

Taken on our way home one night, the start of our journey and towards the end of it.

42 comments:

imac said...

Very beautiful start with a flurry of pink.
Then A fantastic finish with a golden hue.

Daryl said...

What amazing contrasts these two photos are to one another ... have a great weekend!

Jan said...

This is why you keep your camera handy. Great photos.

Janie said...

Wow, you had some amazingly colorful clouds. Beautiful photos.

Diane C. said...

I am always amazed how much the sky can change in a short time. You really caught some awesome colors there. Happy SWF!

Strawberry Jam Anne said...

Such beautiful colours in the sky and amazing contrast in so short a time. A x

Oz Girl said...

Wow, I love them both, but esp the 2nd one, so dramatic! :)

Jeannelle said...

Amazing glows you caught on camera! Happy SWF!

Elaine Dale said...

Wow, from cotton candy pink to orange sorbet!

Guy D said...

Two fantastic shots with great colors, thanks for sharing.

Have a great weekend!
Guy
Regina In Pictures

Tricia said...

WoW! What beautiful shots! Great SWF photos!

Quiet Paths said...

Denise, what a contrast of colors at the beginning and the finish. Truly amazing.

Merisi said...

Magnificent skies! :-)

earthtoholly said...

Hi Denise. I'm in Northern Virginia also, but haven't caught anything as beautiful as these! Lovely! :o)

Your EG Tour Guide said...

BOY! What dramatic change!

kden said...

Really great shots with fantastic colors.

WolfLupo said...

Nice pictures. Thanks for sharing

Cezar and Léia said...

Both beautiful...Amazing!

Raven said...

Beautiful colours and photos Denise. Enjoy your week end.

Patty said...

What a beautiful sihgt, like the top one the best.

Barb said...

You really captured the ever-changing sky in these photos. Two great pics!

Gill - That British Woman said...

gosh what stunning and vibrant colours, great shots,

Gill in Canada

Today's Blah... said...

Ha! So beautiful way to start and to end the journey. Isn't it beautiful how we come to be so watchful of our skies? :)

Tarolino said...

That is truly an amazing transformation. From such dainty pink to flaming yellow in the span of a short while. Great shots.

Loved the bird shot below and the capture a la Oscar Wilde. Made me chuckle.

Carletta said...

What a contrast in color!
These are lovely Denise!

Carol said...

Two different night skies and both so beautiful...gorgeous colors...

Arija said...

What a huge contrast between the two shots! Great captures.

Lew said...

Amazing how much the sky changes as the sun goes down! Beautiful sky watch!

Cactus Jack Splash said...

Great shots!

Walker said...

Fabulous pictures, hot!!

Cloudia said...

Dramatic & wonderful!!
Aloha

vincibene said...

Fantastic colours! Gorgeous!

Kay said...

You have the most colorful skies, Denise! Wow!

Eve said...

Wonderful!

Ruth said...

Great pictures. The traffic lights look to be part of the natural skyscape.

Mary said...

Goodness! I'm not sure which one I like best! Both are so beautiful!

Kilauea Poetry said...

Hi there..beautiful shot..love the colors- my fave-

Erin said...

wow...the colors are amazing in both. we sure get some pretty skies back here don't we?
enjoyed your ducks post too.
have a wonderful weekend denise.

hugs
erin

ascu75 aka Don said...

wow nice shots XXX Don

George said...

Both pictures are beautiful, but the orange (gold) in the second is absolutely fantastic.

Denise said...

Thank you all for coming by and leaving your sweet comments.

disa said...

I love it ! Very creative ! That's actually really cool Thanks.