Thursday, August 13, 2009

Evening Settles In

The end of the day....with the last bit of sunlight barely above the horizon...

Skywatch Friday on the sidebar....

31 comments:

Photo Cache said...

Oh wow! Fantastic lighting. Beautiful image. Happy weekend.

Sylvia K said...

Oh WOW is right! That is truly a spectacular shot! Marvelous colors, but the shape of clouds is what is stunning!

Have a great weekend!

Sylvia

James said...

That is so strange the clouds go from small to big. What a cool picture.

Louise said...

What mammoth clouds!! Love your skies.

Dorothy said...

Hi Carol,
Beautiful picture for Skywatch!!!

Arija said...

Such a wonderful pictures with clouds like castles in the sky.

Janie said...

What a perfect shot. Greaet light and color. A truly magnificent sky.

Sunny said...

Awesome!
Sunny :)

VioletSky said...

Interesting peaked clouds.
And the sun is shining nicely on that house in the corner

J Bar said...

Great clouds.
Sydney - City and Suburbs

Carver said...

The clouds are so beautiful and I love the way you shot it so they form a diagonal and you can see the house in the light that's left. Great shot.

Rajesh said...

Wonderful design by the clouds. Tint of orange in the white clouds is lovely.

lazyclick said...

Fantastic captures. Looks like a snow mountain in the sky.

Pearl Maple said...

Wonderful photo to celebrate Sky Watch Friday, the clouds are huge and that back lighting is magic.

April said...

Fantastic cloud formations! Such a splendid photo - great depth!

Regina said...

Wow. Beautiful capture.
Happy weekend Carol.

RuneE said...

Lots of golden cotton!

joo said...

It's beautiful sky - looks amazing!
have a nice weekend:)

SandyCarlson said...

A very beautiful settling in. As if night is gently holding the town.

Deborah Godin said...

Just a stunning sky, and I especially like the soft light on the buildings.

Dewdrop said...

That is an incredible flanking line you have captured, love the way the sunlight makes it almost glow.

Maria said...

So beautiful, Carol! You have captured the evening atmosphere very well! Thank you for sharing and also for your visit! Have a nice weekend!

Maria said...

Carol, how glorious! I enlarged the photo and it feels like I can almost touch those clouds!
All the best, Maria

Pam said...

A beautiful evening sky, Carol. It looks like big puffs of steam coming out of an old train engine....

Lew said...

What a beautiful way to end the day! Great photo! I also like your header photo!

Dewdrop said...

You just made my day. Thank you.

magiceye said...

superb!

Your EG Tour Guide said...

Amazing how the colour in the clouds echos the colours in the buildings. Well captured!

Linnea W said...

Oh boy...those are some incredible clouds you captured. I love the back lighting from the sun...

Bim said...

Really lovely shot!

George said...

I really like the clouds and the setting sun reflected on the buildings on the left.