Thursday, January 13, 2011

January Sunrise/ Sky Watch

Looking southerly over farmers' fields at sunrise

A subtle blush of clouds over snowy fields was a gentle way to start the day.

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58 comments:

Kate said...

It's a lovely, calm landscape photo but the landscape strikes me as being so lonely! And cold!!

SouthernSass said...

Very pretty! I could get used to looking at that landscape in the mornings. :)

Farmchick said...

I always love the pinks in the sky.

Halcyon said...

A very peaceful scene. I like the pastels!

Judy said...

I love pink skies. This is a beautiful winter scene.

Small City Scenes said...

Such a sweet morning sky. Looks inviting and yet cold. MB

Gunn said...

Pretty, and a very nice composition too!:)

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Ishtar said...

Beautiful!! So still and peaceful...

Louis la Vache said...

The sky looks quite frosty - but is also quite beautiful.

Kathy said...

It looks reeeealy quiet!

Sylvia K said...

Such a an exquisite capture of such a gently dawning day! Your composition as always is superb! Another painting! You're very good at those!! Hope you have a wonderful weekend! Stay warm!

Sylvia

Jan said...

So soft and gentle, the sunrise.

Sally in WA said...

Blush...excellent word to describe this beautiful morning.

kaye said...

very pastel--and serene.

Kerri said...

What a lovely spot to watch the sunrise!!

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Jack said...

That is a wonderful shot. The farm at the horizon line, the lone tree in the foreground and the warm but not overpowering sky. Nice.

Jacob said...

Why are you getting up so early these days? Too cold to sleep?

Keep it up, though, 'cause you sure get some gorgeous early morning shots!

George said...

It looks cold, but beautiful. I like the colors in the sky.

Gill - That British Woman said...

we had more snow overnight, more than the 1cm they were forecasting.

Great shot.

Gill

morememes said...

Dragging your heels a little?
You can't let me beat you :-)

Lovely serene picture. I lovel your landscapes, in snow or otherwise.

Tricia said...

It looks sooo cold, but it's really pretty! =)

Kay L. Davies said...

A pretty pastoral picture ...so very, very lovely.
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Gigi Ann said...

It is such soft lovely colors. Lovely.

cieldequimper said...

I might just try and do a watercolour of this it's so pretty.

Karen said...

Beautiful pastels.

Martha Z said...

Looking at this I can see why you might think "ice" when you saw my sky shot. Your whole world looks cold and icy.

Carver said...

I love the soft sunrise and the farm is a perfect companion to the sky in this shot.

Riet said...

Pretty picture. Love the colour pink in that sky

Robin said...

Such pretty, soft tones. Lovely shot.

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Carol said...

Beautiful shot with that gently painted sky. The scene looks alot like Ohio.

Diane AZ said...

Ah, so peaceful, and I adore the soft colors. :)

Birgitta - foto CHIP said...

EG how wonderful soft colours! But it looks freezing icy cold Brrrr :)
Happy SWF!

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clairz said...

Gorgeous composition, incredible colors!

Gabriela Abalo said...

I love it!!! great shot :)

cheers from Uruguay :)

Hildred and Charles said...

Beautiful - sweet, peaceful and full of the promise of a lovely winter day.

Pearl Maple said...

Just so pretty, you don't know how homesick one can get for quiet winter skies like that. Have a great weekend.

eileeninmd said...

Beautiful scene and the colors are just lovely! A wonderful way to start the day.

Carol said...

Very pretty way to start the day, lovely scene!

SandyCarlson said...

That is very beautiful.

Randy said...

Lovely pastel looking sky.

Inger-M said...

Oh, that is beautiful! I love the soft colors. Indeed a great way to start the day!

Ebie said...

I love this shot. It looks like its "frosted" in time. The pink skies are captivating.

Luna Miranda said...

beautiful pastel sky. love the serenity of this morning scene.

ladyfi said...

That pastel sky is so pretty!

SquirrelQueen said...

Beautiful. What a peaceful winter scene, I would love to have a view like that.

VP said...

A painting, and a very nice one!

Y. Ikeda said...

Terrific capture of the beautiful sky in the morning.
Have a wonderful weekend.

LauraX said...

eases my heart...gorgeous my friend!

Mar said...

Simply beautiful. And so peaceful!
Happy SWF!
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Elisa said...

That´s a wonderful snowy landscape. Great job!

Spiderdama said...

Lovely color in that sky and great landscape as always!
Wish you a happy weekend:-)

NatureFootstep said...

you had a very soft and pleasing sunset. :)

The sun sets rather early still. Around 15.00. Guess yours do too.

sceneoftranquility said...

Nice lovely view of a winter farm.

Shirley said...

Gentle is a great way to describe the pastel beauty of this farm scene awash in early morning light.

J Bar said...

So beautiful.

Carletta said...

'a gentle way to start the day' - a lovely description.
I love the softness.
Lovely!

Rose said...

Looks cold and lonely.

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