Thursday, August 27, 2009

Late August Sunset/Sky Watch

Looking northwesterly over East Gwillimbury farms

  To see tons of gorgeous skies from around the world, visit the Sky Watch Website and click on Mr. Linky: http://skyley.blogspot.com

73 comments:

see you there! said...

Old fences always delight my eye. You've captured another lovely one.

Darla

Shammickite said...

Nice and serene view over the fields.

Judy said...

Love the soft colours in the sky, and the way the light catches the tail of the one horse!!

Small City Scenes said...

Oh my, what a perfect picture. You live in such a beautiful area. MB

George said...

This is absolutely beautiful. I love the color of the sky.

PERBS said...

The sunset is very pretty but it is the silhouette of the barn that just makes that picture!

barb said...

What a perfect pastoral scene!

Carver said...

Mine is also a sunset but I didn't have the wonderful barn and horses to shoot like you did. Great shot.

Jarart said...

You know I'm gonna love this one!!

Cezar and Léia said...

Magnificent! I love this orange sky, with a beautiful scenery, so peaceful...the horses bring a nostalgic feeling for me.Just I grow up on a farm in South of Brazil, so...Many thanks for so wonderful post.I need to confess that I have tears on my eyes now...but a beautiful feeling inside my heart, and it's just about your post!
Magnificent...AGAIN!
Léia

Rambling Round said...

So peaceful and pretty!

Dewdrop said...

Lovely scene so peaceful... I love the lines, the horses, all of it.

Jacob said...

This is glorious! So well exposed. Did you use a flash?

I think you could frame it and hang it. Or sell it to an art gallery!

cieldequimper said...

Oh that tail! Serenity as usual!

Dalila said...

Great sunset pinks - I have trouble reproducing what my eye perceives with my camera. And I love the horses, they add to the the great view.

Daryl said...

I love this color sky, I have it in mine too ...

Dagrun said...

Is this a HDR shot? You really managed both the foreground colours and the sky. Excellent shot!

Vita Stunder said...

Beautiful scenery EG and this sky..
Aww..

Susan at Stony River said...

What a superb evening. I can imagine leaning on the fence for hours just watching the horses and the summer skies go by.
Beautiful!

Tranquility said...

It looks like such a peaceful moment. Lovely!

Gill - That British Woman said...

that is such a pretty scene......

Gill

Deborah Godin said...

I love that scene (it's getting to be familiar to me!) and never tire of the beauty. Isn't that just a perfect touch on the horse tail!

VALKYRIEN said...

A lovely scenery, and a beautiful sunset. Love how the sun light up one of the horses tail! And the fences of course! :)

P-TER said...

Beautiful ! ! !
Amazing greation!
Well done!
Gr.
P-TER

Robin said...

Beautiful. I really like the contrast between the gold tones of the sky and the greens and earthy colors of the farm scene below.

Sylvia K said...

So beautiful, serene -- could be a painting! Marvelous shot!

Have a great weekend!

Sylvia

Carol said...

Great photo...I love the composition...and its a beautiful sunset also...

AKO said...

What a beautiful sunset and the surroundings lift it even higher.

fourwindsphotojournal said...

I love the photo. Everything about it is perfect.

miss marple said...

Oh,WOW!!!
These were GREAT photos!!
Have a great weekend:-)

Pearl Maple said...

Lovely rural scene for sky watch friday, the colours are just beautiful.

maryt/theteach said...

I'll be posting "Looking at the Sky on Friday" any moment now, EG. But I wanted to tell you that they won't be using that elevated train (High Line) anymore. It is now a permanent park. :)

Eric said...

WOWm it allmost look like a painting, well composed, great colors and very sharp!!! Thumbs up!!

Have a great SWF.

Greetings from NL

Carletta said...

You know, I'd love to be in your part of the world for at least a day. :)
You always find the best views! This is lovely.

Yes, I'm back. Sky Watch is my first post. Thanks for the welcome back.

This Is My Blog - fishing guy said...

EG: Love your sky colors over the barn.

Dirk said...

Lovely picture and very nice colours at the background

the foto fanatic said...

Very bucolic! Nice pic!

Janie said...

Beautiful color in the sunset. I love the pastoral scene.

Ebie said...

You have one of the most beautiful sunsets! Very soft and just glowing with great colors!

Mark Kreider said...

It's almost as though there is a halo over the barn.

bobbie said...

this is really a delightful photo. Thank you.

Luiz Ramos said...

Great shot, colours and view.

Photo Cache said...

i love idyllic scenes like this. the sky is awesome too. happy weekend.

Buenos Aires Photoblog said...

Almost too idyllic to be true. The sky is awesome! I love it!

SandyCarlson said...

So very, very beautiful, my friend. A lovely time of day.

Reader Wil said...

This is a perfectly beautiful and rural scenery! I love the colours of the sky! Thanks for your visit.

Craver Vii said...

That looks like heaven on earth. As soon as I saw it, I found myself wishing I could be right there!!

BEAUTIFUL!!!!!

Babooshka said...

Gorgeous peachy light on the horizon. It has rained so much here I've forgotten what a sunset looks like.

Rose said...

So very lovely!

Kilauea Poetry said...

Beautiful..what a peaceful and captivating setting- Aloha-

James said...

That is so beautiful. I love it!

Becky and Gary said...

Such a cool setting EG.
Those clouds look so familiar.
Happy SWF.
B.

Gaelyn said...

Soft and beautiful sky colors that reflect on the horses. What a tranquil scene. Great capture.

Dimple said...

Very homey, I love it! Farms with horses are the best, especially when they're topped by a sunset!

Happily Retired Gal said...

Lovely sky over this beautiful rural scene ... almost makes me want to move inland ... almost.
Hugs and blessings,

J Bar said...

Great rural scene.
Sydney - City and Suburbs

Sally in WA said...

Simply gorgeous!

Woody said...

Eg,

Everyone else has already stated what I was thinking..WOW..

If you stop by my blog tomorrow, I will be posting some more photos from the barn fire...

Betsy from Tennessee said...

Beautiful photo, EG... I love the colors in this one.
Hugs,
Betsy

luna miranda said...

i love this scene...right before dinner when everybody's relaxing.

Guy D said...

Postcard material once again, this is fantastic.

Have a great weekend
Guy
Regina In Pictures

Arija said...

Just beautiful, the fence,the gate, the whole farm setup with the glow of that wonderful sunset.
Definitely picture postcaed material.
On top of that it is so very peaceful.

Mike said...

Beautifully composed shot :)

Eamon said...

Lovely - peaceful and quiet. And the fence in the foreground makes the picture.

Gennasus said...

Beautiful shot. It's all lit so well.

Marju said...

Beautiful colored sky!

Leif Hagen said...

Gosh, I think everyone in the world LOVES your sunset photo! It's great indeed!

Brit Gal Sarah said...

Beautiful composition with the fence and the flick of the horse tail!

Tammie Lee said...

This photo is delicious.
Spirithelpers

Light and Voices said...

Simply divine!
jfm

Dan said...

That was a beautiful picture!

Linda said...

Beautiful! And that barn just says North America to me - such an iconic shape.

Napaboaniya APAD said...

Beautiful capture of the whole place in lovely view :)

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