Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Canoe at Sunset/ Watery Wednesday

Lake Simcoe at Keswick, Ontario

Last week, I was at a boat ramp in Keswick waiting for the sun to set - the sky looked promising -  when this fellow paddled by.

You can find more photos celebrating Watery Wednesday at http://waterywednesday.blogspot.com

 

56 comments:

Lucka said...

Wow, it is very romantic! Great shot!

B SQUARED said...

A pretty nice spot for him to view the sunset.

Jo said...

What a brilliant photo opportunity! Beautiful capture. THis is my last visit from North Africa (sadly!) I'll be online and visiting from South Africa in about two days' time. Blessings Jo

Robin said...

What a lovely day he's got for it too. I'd give a whole lot to be out there on that water right now...

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Magical Mystical Teacher said...

one canoe
glides onto the lake
at sunset

see you there! said...

He must have been wearing a red shirt just for you as it is the perfect pop of color.

Darla

Kate said...

This is a beautifully calm scene. Isn't it great when someone unknowingly contributes to a photo?

Small City Scenes said...

Promises fulfilled.
Great shot. What is it about a conoe that is so great? Super shot and the sky and reflection both are neat. MB

Pam said...

You patience payed of with a gorgeous twilight sky and the canoe was indeed a wonderful bonus.

Jenn Jilks said...

Great shot, E.G.!

Small City Scenes said...

BTW: you have so many beautiful barns in you area why not join Tricia at http://bluffareadaily.blogspot.com on here new barn meme. MB

Rambling Round said...

Another portrait-perfect photo! Lovely.

Boonie S said...

Fantastic photo.

Have a nice day, Boonie

Dave said...

Cool, its very tranquil.

Halcyon said...

A lovely shot!

kaye said...

love the reflection of the sky in the water.

angelcel said...

Lovely shot. :)

foxysue said...

Pink and blue two tone silk - fluidly delicious - thank you!

Cezar and Léia said...

ADorable picture, it could be an image from some song, I can hear music here! Beautiful!
Léia

James said...

What a scene. It's like a painting.

cieldequimper said...

Hmmm, nice way to spend an evening. But isn't it getty a bit chilly for a tee?

Kerstin said...

Really nice shot. It looks so relaxing and I like the colors.

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Gattina said...

What a nice picture, looks so peaceful !

J Bar said...

Such a beautiful shot.
Sydney - City and Suburbs

Reader Wil said...

Peaceful scenery and beautiful sunset; all ingredient for a perfect picture! Thanks for sharing!

George said...

What a beautiful evening to be out on the lake. Thanks for a great picture.

eileeninmd said...

A lovely sunset and a great capture of the canoe.

AnnA said...

Hi EG!
The moment made the picture, and you caught it!
Nice!
Best wishes,
AnnA

Gramma Ann said...

That is one lovely sunset and reflection on the lake. Gorgeous.

ewok1993 said...

a perfect time to go out and take time for himself. neat find.

Viola said...

Beautiful! And the red sky in the horison! :)

Jack said...

Nice! It looks like you painted the sky!

Farmchick said...

I bet this guy had some stunning views while paddling around the lake.

wenn said...

lovely view.

Ebie said...

The sunset is so awe-inspiring. I love it!

Barbara said...

Beautiful shot - such gorgeous colours.

Randy said...

I agree with Lucka, it really is a romantic photo. Bravo!

Poetic Shutterbug said...

A magnificent shot and how I would love to be on that canoe.

eden said...

What a lovely scene! Love it.

Rossel said...

a quiet moment alone on a floating canoe with that beautiful sunset is very calming and relaxing. great shot!

mine is posted here. have a great day!

amatterofhowyouseeit.com said...

Lovely light in this image - looks to be a beautiful place for canoeing.

Luna Miranda said...

a canoe riding towards the sunset.:p

Coffeeveggie addict. said...

Lovely shot!

HOOTIN' ANNI said...

Wow....this is awesome. Such a peaceful scene with the sunset and all.

My watery photos are shrimp boats coming in and a sailboat going out. Do stop by if you get a chance.

Jacob said...

Excellent shot...serendipity often brings the best photographs! Looks nice and warm, too. I thought y'all would be wearing big warm jackets by now! ;-)

Love the colors in the sky!

BJ Roan said...

Wonderful! I want to spend my day there.

mirage2g said...

the silvery water is so inviting....with a sunset like that too, picture perfect!

Tricia said...

He's going for a sunset ride! Niiice!

Kim, USA said...

Is he going to do fishing?
Watery Wednesday-The pond

Louis la Vache said...

Fantastic! Reminiscent of a Winslow Homer painting.

NatureFootstep said...

season for paddling is orver for now. It´s too cold now. But your photo is so good. .)

Marmeladen said...

Wonderful photo!

Anki said...

Wonderful pickture.

Laura said...

so serene...I want to go to there (as tina fey would say)

Shirley said...

Another of your gorgeous photos! Making a good show of our country! Thanks for sharing!

~Visions~ said...

Lovely shot ... looks so peaceful.

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