Light, returning

The aria of light returning

Is beautiful music indeed.

Light returning

The windows of my soul I throw
Wide open to the sun.
~John Greenleaf Whittier

For more music, please visit: Skywatch.

 

80 responses

  1. I think that there is no better form of lighting than natures own. Well caught. :-)

    April 17, 2014 at 13:54

  2. Oh, I like that Fi, great photo.

    April 17, 2014 at 14:06

  3. Music, light and beautiful images–they all go together and here you do it all so beautifully!

    April 17, 2014 at 14:21

  4. Pat

    Lovely.

    April 17, 2014 at 14:46

  5. esp when you know winter might just be behind us….smiles….
    sounds like a lovely morning to me….

    April 17, 2014 at 14:48

  6. wow, that’s pretty!

    April 17, 2014 at 15:20

  7. Beautiful photograph – the lighting is superb.

    April 17, 2014 at 15:28

  8. Superb it is indeed and such a great capture for the day — as always! I love the words by Whittier!! Hope you have a lovely weekend!!

    April 17, 2014 at 16:44

  9. lindyloumac

    Glorious light and somehow very appropriate for this holy weekend. Have a Happy Easter.

    April 17, 2014 at 17:04

  10. The light in this photo is gorgeous. What a perfect picture for Easter weekend.

    April 17, 2014 at 17:08

  11. Beautiful light shining through the trees…. Gorgeous colors!!!!
    Hugs,
    Betsy

    April 17, 2014 at 17:29

  12. That little bird (and you) are both listening to the music.

    April 17, 2014 at 17:39

  13. Beautiful lacy patterns … and wonderful light. Yes, pure magic.

    April 17, 2014 at 17:46

  14. Incredible photo! The light is so gorgeous. It almost looks other-worldly.

    April 17, 2014 at 17:54

  15. indrani

    Wow! Superb!

    April 17, 2014 at 17:55

  16. Stunning!

    April 17, 2014 at 18:25

  17. What a really glorious sky!

    April 17, 2014 at 19:21

  18. Inspiring quite! Effective light

    April 17, 2014 at 19:24

  19. Beautiful, beautiful light and color! Super silhouette!

    April 17, 2014 at 20:29

  20. What a glorious dawn – so warm and full of promise. As that tiny bird is letting us know.

    April 17, 2014 at 20:50

  21. Ah, gorgeous and dreamy light.

    April 17, 2014 at 21:15

  22. Breathtakingly beautiful. Thank you.

    April 17, 2014 at 21:23

  23. A beautiful and atmospheric shot of a perfect time of day x

    April 17, 2014 at 21:28

  24. thesmittenimage

    The light is just stunning. Perfect behind those bare branches. Bare but for the bird, that is.

    April 17, 2014 at 22:45

  25. Nature provides the best light and colours, we just need to capture it. Lovely.

    April 17, 2014 at 23:03

  26. Gorgeous capture and I love the cute silhouette of the bird. Have a great weekend and Happy Easter!

    April 17, 2014 at 23:04

  27. The tree silhouettes etch so much drama on this beautiful sky.

    April 17, 2014 at 23:13

  28. Lovely.
    Perfect poem for this photo! xxx
    Happy Easter to all & Oscar!

    April 17, 2014 at 23:17

  29. Such glorious light!

    April 17, 2014 at 23:51

  30. Fascinating photo.

    April 17, 2014 at 23:55

  31. Magnificent and creative shot of nature beauty of light,sky and trees for SWF ~ xoxo

    artmusedog and carol (A Creative Harbor)

    April 18, 2014 at 00:19

  32. Jim

    Lovely.

    April 18, 2014 at 02:22

  33. Your photograph accompanied by a quote felt like music to my ears. Just lovely reaction. Never had that happen before.
    JM Illinois

    April 18, 2014 at 03:38

  34. What a very special shot that one could look at for days on end, exuding peace and wonder.

    April 18, 2014 at 03:51

  35. Lovely shot! And that one bird makes it more lively!

    April 18, 2014 at 04:01

  36. Your gorgeous photo made me smile :)

    April 18, 2014 at 04:07

  37. Gorgeous image.

    April 18, 2014 at 04:15

  38. A perfect match: A Whittier quote on light and your glowing image.

    April 18, 2014 at 04:37

  39. Very beautiful! This has a spiritual quality to it.

    April 18, 2014 at 06:03

  40. Excellent, love this shot!

    April 18, 2014 at 06:51

  41. Beautiful!!!

    April 18, 2014 at 06:52

  42. immagine incantevole della natura che si risveglia! buona giornata cara LadyF

    April 18, 2014 at 07:02

  43. ‘Magical’ is the word that comes to mind when I see that photograph. Awesome work!

    April 18, 2014 at 07:06

  44. belle lumière sur ces arbres

    April 18, 2014 at 09:10

  45. Stunning light and color. Love it.

    April 18, 2014 at 10:53

  46. You’ve done it again … What a wonderful golden light.
    Thanks for sharing and enjoy your weekend!

    April 18, 2014 at 11:45

  47. Simply very beautiful !!

    April 18, 2014 at 11:53

  48. Lovely light through the trees.

    April 18, 2014 at 14:59

  49. Beautiful, you are great at capturing the best of each season.

    April 18, 2014 at 15:52

  50. A beautiful one through the woods

    April 18, 2014 at 15:52

  51. It is truly gorgeous!

    April 18, 2014 at 16:58

  52. Rahul

    Absolute beauty:)

    April 18, 2014 at 18:56

  53. Love the way the trees look silhouetted against this light. My SF

    April 18, 2014 at 19:45

  54. Fi, I LOVE this post – luminous photo and quote. I, too, want to throw open the windows of my soul to the sun! Happy Easter and hail the return of longer days.

    April 18, 2014 at 20:03

  55. Very beautiful indeed.
    Have a wonderful weekend.

    April 18, 2014 at 22:26

  56. Beautiful light!

    April 18, 2014 at 23:56

  57. Gorgeous photo.

    April 19, 2014 at 00:18

  58. Joy

    So fantastic!

    April 19, 2014 at 06:57

  59. Isn’t it wonderful when the days get brighter and warmer

    April 19, 2014 at 07:41

  60. Beautiful colors and words

    April 19, 2014 at 09:11

  61. How beautiful is this!!

    April 19, 2014 at 09:54

  62. The lighting in this picture is just stunningly amazing..Happy Easter!

    April 19, 2014 at 13:35

  63. Al

    You captured some amazing light here. And I love your previous posts of Roros, what a picturesque town.

    April 19, 2014 at 19:25

  64. Yes, throw open those dust covered windows…let this glorious light in…beautiful.

    April 20, 2014 at 01:32

  65. Fantastic photo! You captured a very special light! Great!

    April 20, 2014 at 02:01

  66. Wonderful picture.

    April 20, 2014 at 03:36

  67. Magical!

    April 20, 2014 at 03:57

  68. Great light – and I like the inclusion of the bird – its like an added secret.

    Cheers – Stewart M – Melbourne

    April 20, 2014 at 04:25

  69. very beautiful light you captured. :)

    April 20, 2014 at 23:13

  70. Nature at it’s best! Perfect light for selected words and music. What a good beginning for Easter Monday. Hope you are enjoying your holidays!

    April 21, 2014 at 09:36

  71. I bet it’s not as warm as it looks! Beautiful work as always.

    April 21, 2014 at 10:39

  72. What a glorious sunrise!!!

    April 21, 2014 at 13:45

  73. The sky has that washed sunny feel to it ~ very beautiful & inviting!

    April 21, 2014 at 13:48

  74. daryledelstein

    it absolutely is

    April 21, 2014 at 20:42

  75. Those colours are just stunning! :) Beautiful!

    April 21, 2014 at 22:21

  76. Infused with such warm low light, this transports me back the a hundred woodland sunsets from my past…..and beyond. Beautiful Fi.

    April 22, 2014 at 09:56

  77. Oh Fiona, these are so beautiful I had goose pimples. Truly sublime images with lovely accompanying prose. Thank you for making my evening.

    April 23, 2014 at 03:39

  78. lovely image

    April 24, 2014 at 10:55

  79. Så nydelig …. varme solnedganger og fuglesang. Kan ikke ha det bedre om dagen!

    Ha en fortsatt god helg!

    April 26, 2014 at 23:03

  80. you have a beautiful blog and your pictures are absolutely amazing!! i found you through the comments on wendieland. cheers!

    May 8, 2014 at 18:14

Many thanks for your comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,323 other followers