Thursday, June 11, 2009

SkyWatch Friday

All my photos today were taken at Big Meadows, Skyline Drive, Virginia

Thank you Klaus, Sandy, Ivar, Wren, Fishing Guy and Louise for hosting SkyWatch Friday. Always fun when Friday rolls around, so that we can look at each other’s sky photos from all over the world. If you want to join in you can click here.









49 comments:

Guy D said...

Fantastic shots of the countryside.

Have a great weekend
Guy
Regina In Pictures

Photo Cache said...

Beautiful open space. Happy weekend.

Pretty Life Online said...

perfect one for sky watch! God and Nature first made us what we are, and then out of our own created genius we make ourselves what we want to be..... Mine's up too hope you can drop by... Have a great weekend!

MajorogMeg said...

Wonderful SkyWatc in your blog:)
Have a great weekend:)

Barb said...

Denise - These are gorgeous sky shots. Also - what is that purple flower in the field? Just lovely!

J Bar said...

Great cloud shots.
Sydney - City and Suburbs

Susan at Stony River said...

Wow--I'd love to go for a drive with you! Beautiful skies and photographs, every one.

James said...

Wonderful scences and great pictures.

Carletta said...

Wow Denise - they are lovely!
It's been so long since we took a drive there. Perhaps on our next visit to my daughters. You've reminded me just how lovely it is there.

My post is here: Carletta’s Captures.

Bonnie Bonsai said...

Ahhhh Denise, you make my day with your Absolutely beautiful farm photos. So much peace and tranquility, I can dance in those open spaces. Truly!

Thanks for visiting my mainblog.

My skywatch is actually here, but don't worry.
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Babooshka said...

The landscape looks so much like the Isle of Man. I wonder if the climate is a like. You got to have a fair amount of rain for that lush green.

April said...

Beautiful landscape and great big sky! I like the pretty picture of the doe and fawn. Just lovely!

Patty said...

By the way, isn't it getting close to the wedding?

Kathy said...

Great set of shots Denise. Looks like your having some nice weather.

Pam said...

I really enjoy the wonderful views of the wide open spaces. They are a true delight for the eyes and mind.

Have a terrific weekend...

Squeaksdaddy said...

Lovely rural photos...I wish I were in that field :) Have a good weekend...

Kay said...

You sure did have some glorious blue skies in your neck of the woods. Lovely, Denise.

tricia said...

Just gorgeous. Have a great weekend.

Gattina said...

Lovely pictures ! I love these fluffy clouds !

magiceye said...

lovely captures all!!!

2sweetnsaxy said...

Great shots. Beautiful skies, beautiful clouds, beautiful open fields. :-)

Eric(NL) said...

The last one is great, love the silouet from the statue!!, i alos add an Statue picture on my skywatch!!

Have a nice Skywatch Friday!!!

Greetings from the Netherlands

Jack and Joann said...

Jack and I and the daughters have gone so many times to Big Meadows. Always an interesting trip in every season of the year. Love your deer shots. Have a great weekend and stay dry!

jabblog said...

Lovely photographs of a beautiful place - must be wonderful to walk there with so much to see.

Naturegirl said...

Denise: A beautiful series of SWF photos!

Sharon said...

Fantastic scenery!! Thanks for sharing all these great shots:)

ShySongbird said...

Lovely peaceful sky photos and I loved the bird photos on the previous post, the thunder ones on the earlier one were very dramatic, I'm not at all keen on thunder and lightning and Louis (my dog) hates it!

Adrienne in Ohio said...

Wonderful images, Denise. Love the wide-open spaces!

Small City Scenes said...

Beautiful skies and countryside. I didn't realize Virginia was so flat. MB

Sara G said...

Beautiful photo's!!
I also love your header photo!!
Take care and Happy SWF

Maria said...

What a beautiful dreamy atmosphere! Perfect! Thanks for sharing, Denise!

Dewdrop said...

Lovely collection of shots! I enjoyed the 3rd to last best... love it when clouds do cool things.

Lynn said...

Wow. Great pictures. Lovely country, perfect for great sky photos.

Craver Vii said...

These clouds are superb! I have been chasing clouds around for a few days, but I wish I had better results.

Deborah Godin said...

Well named, that's a wonderful expanse of skyline!

Mike said...

Blue green & white...I see we are on the same page :) Lovely images :)

Maria said...

Hi Denise, thank you for your visit! I do love your pictures of the fawn and its mother so very much!
My dog D'Ora is just getting crazy, she tries to catch a big fat fly in our living room, and jumps around like crazy :)))

ascu75 aka Don said...

Nise piccies as usual I must add ! I am off out for fish n chips speak soon XXX Don

Lanny said...

Skyline Drive for Skywatch Friday, perfect! Nice photos!

Rajesh said...

Superb snaps. The blue sky and the green fields below are gret combination.

Roy said...

Great scenery shots Denise, love the new header photo.

fishing guy said...

Denise: what a beautiful place to visit and see wonderful vistas. I can remember some neat overlooks on the drive.

Jeri said...

Beautiful wide open spaces, so pretty!

Denise said...

Hi Everyone, thank you so much for stopping by. Really appreciate the feed back.

diane said...

I love the second last shot. The composition is modern and superb. All the shots give a feel of wide open spaces.

Arija said...

Beautiful countryside and vinbrant summer skies with fluffy little sheep trotting about.

aino said...

Wide open sky. Beautiful.

Ebie said...

Now is really what I call sky watching! Great series of photos. Love the open fields and green! Have a great weekend Denise!

Ilene said...

The sky shots are so beautiful!