Ruby rain

Purple drama

On the horizon,

Purple drama

Turning into

Ruby rain.

Rain passing

All we can do is stand

Humbled and awed

Before the power of nature.

Red rain

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96 responses

  1. Love :-)

    June 12, 2014 at 15:13

  2. Don

    Beautiful images, Fiona. The colour is absolutely magnificent.

    June 12, 2014 at 15:18

  3. wow. so very cool to see a storm passing like that…
    to see the rain from the distance…the light catching it just so
    to evoke that color…cool…

    June 12, 2014 at 15:20

  4. Ela

    Wow ! Really amazing photos !

    June 12, 2014 at 15:23

  5. These indeed are jewels, gems from nature. You have hit upon my favorite palette of colors: plums and violets. Since I am a “winter” complexion-wise, these are the colors that look best on me. It’s always worth it to click on your posts, Fiona. Thank you!

    June 12, 2014 at 15:24

  6. WOW!!! just wow!

    June 12, 2014 at 15:31

  7. Soooo beautiful. Especially the last one with the light reflected on the lake.

    June 12, 2014 at 15:40

  8. magic!

    June 12, 2014 at 15:42

  9. Glorious! Nature can mesmerize us in many ways. Beautifully captured.

    June 12, 2014 at 15:47

  10. stunning. the colour is amazing! isn’t nature so beautiful! We have had some awesome sunsets around here lately. Have a wonderful weekend and thank you for stopping by my blog the other day.

    June 12, 2014 at 15:49

  11. Breathtaking images and colors! Thank you for sharing the wonders of nature around you Fiona!

    June 12, 2014 at 15:54

  12. Everything is purple, nice one Fi.

    June 12, 2014 at 16:01

  13. Wow these pictures made my heart beat fast

    June 12, 2014 at 16:15

  14. Beautiful photos… I love to watch the rain when it’s nearby…. Love the coloring in these photos.
    Hugs,
    Betsy

    June 12, 2014 at 16:24

  15. Amazing and so beautiful! :)

    June 12, 2014 at 16:57

  16. Pat

    Stunning images.

    June 12, 2014 at 17:21

  17. You have gorgeous color in your skies!!!

    June 12, 2014 at 17:29

  18. Every time I come here, I know I’m in for a treat! Lover of skies that I am, this was an exceptional treat, thank you.

    June 12, 2014 at 17:45

  19. Oh my goodness, just stunning. And I agree, humbling awe is a good description.

    June 12, 2014 at 17:50

  20. Awesome captures of breathtaking skies, Fiona!! Such gorgeous colors and what a way to end a day — any day! Yes, humbling awe is indeed a great description! Hope you have a lovely weekend!! Enjoy!

    June 12, 2014 at 18:10

  21. That looks similar to a storm that the prairies here would have…beautiful.

    June 12, 2014 at 18:15

  22. Magnificent shots.
    The colors are breathtaking :)

    June 12, 2014 at 18:17

  23. Holy moose-poops!!! This is gorgeous!!!!…:)JP

    June 12, 2014 at 18:39

  24. Rose L.

    Wow! Really cool shots! Nature sets the stage and we enjoy!

    June 12, 2014 at 18:44

  25. That is truly out of this world!

    June 12, 2014 at 18:52

  26. Gorgeous!

    June 12, 2014 at 18:57

  27. jaw dropping beautiful!

    June 12, 2014 at 19:11

  28. absolutely gorgeous images. well done.

    June 12, 2014 at 19:31

  29. Amazing!! :) I just don’t have words.. :)

    June 12, 2014 at 21:04

  30. Pat

    Beautiful words and gorgeous photographs Fiona…
    The colors are amazing.

    June 12, 2014 at 21:04

  31. Your images are SOOOOOO amazing! You live in a magical place!

    June 12, 2014 at 21:06

  32. These pinks and purples are just beautiful!

    June 12, 2014 at 21:17

  33. Glorious captures!!!

    June 12, 2014 at 21:53

  34. Love your Purple Pictures!!
    Majsan//

    June 12, 2014 at 21:57

  35. How amazing is that? I am at a loss for word! Beautiful colors!

    June 12, 2014 at 22:10

  36. Incredilbe. And worth more than rubies. Much more.

    June 12, 2014 at 22:34

  37. Beautiful colors

    June 12, 2014 at 23:06

  38. Jim

    I am humbled by this, Fiona. this is absolutely beautiful. thanks for seeing and sharing this.

    June 12, 2014 at 23:22

  39. Beautiful compositions, shapes and colors I love! Wonderful sky!

    June 12, 2014 at 23:27

  40. Wow, absolutely gorgeous. Looks like a land of enchantment.

    June 13, 2014 at 00:17

  41. Absolutely gorgeous!

    June 13, 2014 at 00:41

  42. Wow, amazing colors and captures.. Gorgeous photos.. Happy Skywatching and have a great weekend!

    June 13, 2014 at 01:10

  43. That is simply awesome… And well done you for stopping to admire & photograph, rather than running for the hills! Isn’t it amazing that with all we have & do these days, that it is still natures wonderous moments than impress the most? Wren x

    June 13, 2014 at 01:25

  44. Ruby rain … now that really makes my heart sing!

    June 13, 2014 at 02:00

  45. Wow! What incredible color!

    June 13, 2014 at 03:17

  46. Spectacular display!!

    June 13, 2014 at 03:27

  47. Lucky to see through your wise eyes

    ALOHA from Honolulu
    ComfortSpiral
    =^..^= <3

    June 13, 2014 at 04:14

  48. my girls remember a holiday when they walked and walk on the jetty.

    June 13, 2014 at 04:52

  49. Interesting sky in ruby

    June 13, 2014 at 05:27

  50. Wow!
    It’s not only for this series, but for all – with us in Germany I’ve never seen such pink and purple light…

    June 13, 2014 at 07:05

  51. Humbled indeed!

    June 13, 2014 at 07:42

  52. Wow ! gorgeous pictures !

    June 13, 2014 at 07:44

  53. Wow, purple sky and ruby rain are beyond my imagination!

    June 13, 2014 at 07:54

  54. Beautiful jewel tones!

    June 13, 2014 at 07:55

  55. Jim

    Beautiful colours in these skies.

    June 13, 2014 at 08:24

  56. Wow! I have rarely seen something so beautiful.

    June 13, 2014 at 10:16

  57. Those colours are awesome again!

    June 13, 2014 at 10:51

  58. What dramatic colours!

    June 13, 2014 at 10:57

  59. looks almost scary. :(

    June 13, 2014 at 11:11

  60. Leo

    Very special, purple rain.

    June 13, 2014 at 11:42

  61. Very Lovely colors in a beautiful sky

    June 13, 2014 at 12:40

  62. Very powerful.

    June 13, 2014 at 13:08

  63. Hi! Very beautiful. I have never seen this kind of sky . Thanks for sharing.

    June 13, 2014 at 13:29

  64. Just two words….stunning jewels!! Wow. [okay, THREE words]

    June 13, 2014 at 13:45

  65. Your shots give me the chills. Absolutely beautiful.

    June 13, 2014 at 14:54

  66. Such a quiet and beautiful place – wonderful photography.

    June 13, 2014 at 15:35

  67. Oh MY!!! I’ve grown used to seeing your beautiful soft pink skies, but this shade of pink is getting down to business! :-) Ruby Rain indeed, what a great name for it.

    June 13, 2014 at 15:59

  68. Lovely. I love it when rain turns into gossamer sheets. It looks more alive. Good golly Miss Molly …….

    June 13, 2014 at 17:17

  69. Beautiful pink sky.

    June 13, 2014 at 19:26

  70. Lovely Ruby Rain! xx

    June 13, 2014 at 20:14

  71. Dramatic landscape. Nature can do tragedy so well! :-)

    Greetings from London.

    June 13, 2014 at 21:10

  72. This is amazingly beautiful!

    June 13, 2014 at 21:12

  73. Nature is just awesome! Beautiful photos and colors

    June 13, 2014 at 22:25

  74. Makes me think of Prince’s song Purple Rain. I’m soaking up that color!

    June 14, 2014 at 02:20

  75. Awesome colors in the sky and gorgeous scenery.

    June 14, 2014 at 02:58

  76. Amazing colors.. Gorgeous photos..
    Have a nice weekend, Bram

    June 14, 2014 at 08:53

  77. Splendid pictures – I also liked the FB post about monkeys and circuses!

    Cheers – Stewart M – Melbourne

    June 14, 2014 at 11:58

  78. creationsbycrafteecc

    WOW stunning images – thanks for visiting – visiting from Skywatch Friday

    June 14, 2014 at 12:33

  79. lindyloumac

    Incredible colours, similar to some of those fabric colours you liked :)

    June 14, 2014 at 16:14

  80. Al

    Stunning – the colors are almost beyond belief.

    June 14, 2014 at 20:22

  81. daryledelstein

    what a gorgeous sky .. we had some pretty horrible storms pass through here last night but our skies never looked that good

    June 14, 2014 at 21:05

  82. Joy

    So fantastic colors!
    Wishing you a nice weekend!

    June 14, 2014 at 21:14

  83. I actually gasped when I saw these images! So amazingly beautiful!

    June 15, 2014 at 02:33

  84. And so we do! Your elegant image of the person standing on that pier under those clouds reminds me of how vulnerable we are when we do, too!

    June 15, 2014 at 04:23

  85. oh superbe ces couleurs violettes

    June 15, 2014 at 09:13

  86. True! Nature always put us in awe… amazing shots

    June 15, 2014 at 13:53

  87. You have such stunning skies. I think I’d be falling over things all the time because I couldn’t take my eyes off them.

    June 15, 2014 at 16:12

  88. Your skies are so awesome…different all the time….the dock/jetty remains the only constant..lovely colors today:)

    June 15, 2014 at 21:15

  89. Lovely photos.

    June 16, 2014 at 02:11

  90. Your skies are always soooo gorgeous! Thanks for checking mine out. Enjoy the week!

    June 16, 2014 at 07:13

  91. oh my gosh, gorgeous!!!!

    June 16, 2014 at 07:18

  92. Very stunning images. You have a fabulous blog.

    June 16, 2014 at 11:02

  93. WOWWWWWWWWWW!!! This is just breathtaking!

    June 20, 2014 at 19:55

  94. Stunning. I love it when you pick up pinks and purples in your photos.

    June 23, 2014 at 13:11

  95. nocolebolo


    Those are the pink skies that I love.
    Great great.

    · hugs

    · CR · & · LMA ·

    June 24, 2014 at 23:49

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