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Thursday, July 16, 2009

The Colors of the Sunset




This post is for Sky Watch the best place to go and see the sky. Please have a look at the other photos there.













Today a few photos from the past showing the colors of the sunsets here.
It is a busy time of year but I hope to get to see all your sky watch sites in a few days......I will have time then. It has been so wonderful hearing from old blog friends and having comments from new friends as well...I will try to get to see each of your beautiful blogs. Thanks so much to those who want to leave a comment for me.

48 comments:

  1. I love your pictures of the sunsets. Here in Idaho we get great sunsets while forest fires are burning or we get great sunrises during harvest time. The dirt in the air seems to be the key here.

    Great photos!!!

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  2. Those are spectacular pictures.I always love the deep colors of sunset.
    Blessings,Ruth

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  3. Brilliant colours and fantastic photos. Love them all.

    My brother lives in Vancouver. No doubt he sees skies like these but he certainly never takes photos like these!

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  4. Absolutely lovely pictures, especially the one with the bench!

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  5. Beautiful! I think these are my favorite sunset photos so far today. These are all very beautiful.

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  6. These are all so amazing! The colors jump off the screen. Great captures.

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  7. Awww lucky, you get to see beautiful sunsets..love the eagle.

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  8. wow, your photos and colors puts mine to shame. I would love to watch the sunset from your view.

    Stunning shots.

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  9. Awesome and amazing.
    Excellent.

    Regina

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  10. Wow - if you can put all this gold in your pocket - you would be rich! Very beautiful!

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  11. on my goodness, each image is wonderful~

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  12. The colors are spectacular. Stunning shots. Have a happy SWF and a great weekend. Cheers!

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  13. Absolutely stunning, gorgeous shots! The colors are truly breathtaking!
    Thanks so much for stopping by my blog, always appreciated. I'll surely be back to visit yours!
    Have a lovely weekend!

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  14. Wonderful coloured sunsets, I like the one with the sea eagle in it, very nice.

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  15. WOW, lovely colors in all the pics, well done!!!

    Have a nice SWF

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  16. Stunning sunsets and photos. Amazing colors.

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  17. Wonderful, wonderful photos. If I had to pick a favorite it would be the second one with subtler colors and silhouettes.

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  18. Beautiful series of sunset captures. Barbara

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  19. wow. i love your photos of the sunset, such strong colors, they are the best skywatch shots i have seen so far, wow, just amazing what the sky shows us each and every day..thank you so much for sharing them with me..thanks for dropping by too..have a fab day and weekend..cya MonikaORse

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  20. Wow...such intense color and beauty! Wonderful!

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  21. Wow the photos are stunning. You could print them out and frame them and decorate the home with them. So beautiful. Have a nice weekend. I am going to have a short break at a resort in my own country by the sea. :)

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  22. Wonderful photos! I am glad to know your blog, it's very beautiful!

    Thanks for your visiting and comment on my place.

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  23. spectacular series of shots...love the bird against the beautiful and oh so colorful sky. and that peachy color sky and the trees against it...lovely

    have a wonderful weekend.

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  24. Lovely sunsets!

    Obviously my favourite is the one with the Eagle!

    C

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  25. Only one word to describe - Awesome !

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  26. Wow, bombarded with a series of absolutely incredible shots! That was amazing. Wonderful wonderful captures... amazing skies. Stunning.

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  27. Wow!! The colours in these photos are just so intense!! The first one, especially! I do love the shot with the eagle, too!!

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  28. What beautiful, colorful and impressive sunsets. Thanks for sharing.

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  29. What fantastic colors! And the composition in all of the photos really makes them excellent.

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  30. These photos have such stunning color. Love them! Nice capture of the bird in the third.

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  31. Marvelous colors in this series of sunset photos and wonderful light house photo in your header too. Thanks for dropping by HRG ;--)
    Hugs and blessings,

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  32. Amazing series!
    BEAUTIFUL colors!

    Happy weekend! :)

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  33. Thanks so much new blog friends for coming by and being kind enough to encourage me ....

    Thanks so much to many of the old blog friends I see coming by...well not old!!! no you are not old... lets just say thanks to the familiar faces I see that stop in and say hello!! Cheers.

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  34. Breathtakingly beautiful!!

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  35. I have enjoyed this wonderful series of sunsets. All very beautiful! Have a great weekend.

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  36. I also meant to say what a beautiful header photo, and how much I like the multi-colored font.

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  37. Beautiful shots and colors! I love the silhouette of the tree and the bird in flight.

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  38. Glorious! Thanks for stopping by. These photos are inspirational on many levels!

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  39. What fabulous photos! Especially love the first and last ones--posters!

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  40. I cannot believe how beautiful every one of these photos is! Just spectacular!

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  41. Wow, the sky in all of your shots is fantastic!

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  42. Beautiful sunsets. Your pictures are awesome.
    Again, so glad to see you back here.

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  43. Your photos are always just awesome! This reminds me of the old saying, Red Sky at Night, Sailor's Delight!

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  44. What a joy to see this post.
    It is a grey winter day for me, and these images just make my soul smile.
    Thank you very much! You have been missed!

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  45. Love all your photos. I'm from New Zealand and we visited VI in October last year - have never seen such spectacular fall colours. We stayed at Damali Lavender farm in Cowichan Bay which I can highly recommend!

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  46. Anonymous4:41 pm

    I like the contrast of the black against the deep vibrant colors. Studio Cat

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