Skimming the blue

If you want to fly, you have to give up the things that weigh you down.

For more soaring shots, please visit: Camera Critters.  And Weekend Reflections.

68 responses

  1. Gorgeous capture and truer words were never spoken or written! Have a lovely weekend!

    Sylvia

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    October 8, 2011 at 19:41

  2. May I quote you? This is such a profound & simple truth ♥

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    October 8, 2011 at 19:45

    • Yes – do quote me if you want to! Have a great weekend.

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      October 8, 2011 at 19:46

  3. Gorgeous!

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    October 8, 2011 at 19:51

  4. oh wow that is a gorgeous shot…great capture…and how true on the words…hope you are having a great saturday!

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    October 8, 2011 at 20:33

  5. stunning…your photography is exquisite…love it. going to add your blog to my side bar,

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    October 8, 2011 at 20:42

  6. that glorious moment: Flight! so well captured 🙂

    Warm Aloha from Honolulu;

    Comfort Spiral

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    October 8, 2011 at 21:36

  7. Wow! Amazing capture. 🙂

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    October 8, 2011 at 21:59

  8. Great capture, I love the blues and the bird’s reflection:)

    TQ for visiting n commenting on my post:Sceneries on the Move – Kota Kinabalu.

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    October 8, 2011 at 22:26

  9. imac

    You amaze me every time I visit.
    Your words are so fitting to all your amazing photos.

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    October 8, 2011 at 22:37

  10. Nydelig, nydelig!

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    October 8, 2011 at 23:19

  11. Lovely shot and quotation. Think about linking to Weekend Reflections too.

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    October 8, 2011 at 23:23

  12. —Exquisite. Xx

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    October 8, 2011 at 23:23

  13. Åh så fint du fångat anden! Och vilken tydlig färgspegling 🙂

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    October 8, 2011 at 23:28

  14. Just glorious. Thank you so much.

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    October 8, 2011 at 23:45

  15. Great photo and awesome quote!

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    October 8, 2011 at 23:46

  16. Jim

    Oh! So that’s what I have been doing wrong! lol
    Love the photo.

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    October 9, 2011 at 00:34

  17. AWhat a lovely quote to go with your photo. Great capture. Have a wonderful weekend!

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    October 9, 2011 at 00:43

  18. Wow! What a terrific reflection you caught! And great blues!

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    October 9, 2011 at 02:27

  19. Beautiful picture with beautiful words!

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    October 9, 2011 at 02:45

  20. This is wonderful, Fi. I had some trouble getting to your site, but I was so intrigued by the thumbnail photo, I just kept trying until I got here, and it was worth the wait.

    Kay, Alberta, Canada
    An Unfittie’s Guide to Adventurous Travel

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    October 9, 2011 at 02:51

  21. Happy Sunday Lady Fi, that’s a simple but profound post. The reflection in the water is so spectacular too.

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    October 9, 2011 at 02:54

  22. He does look like he is just above the water and barely keeping it there.

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    October 9, 2011 at 03:00

  23. I will take every bit of this post to heart. Thank you for it.

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    October 9, 2011 at 03:12

  24. Very inspirational – and great photo!

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    October 9, 2011 at 03:37

  25. Delightful capture. The colours are gorgeous.

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    October 9, 2011 at 04:04

  26. Fantastic capture.

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    October 9, 2011 at 04:30

  27. woooowww!!!! incredible!!!! utterly breath taking 🙂

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    October 9, 2011 at 05:47

  28. Riet

    Wow, this is a stunning photo.
    Have a nice Sunday

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    October 9, 2011 at 07:31

  29. Great reflection!

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    October 9, 2011 at 09:28

  30. Indeed.We have a lot of heavy things although we don’t know whether they are important or not.

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    October 9, 2011 at 09:36

  31. Vilken underbar bild! 🙂

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    October 9, 2011 at 09:48

  32. Gorgeous ! You are on the right time on the right place…
    Have a nice weekend !

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    October 9, 2011 at 10:25

  33. You have been really in a right time in a right place and managed perfectly!
    Good Sunday to you!

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    October 9, 2011 at 10:26

  34. Marvellous !!

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    October 9, 2011 at 11:50

  35. Wow, great capture!

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    October 9, 2011 at 11:55

  36. The bunker series was amazing. I learn so much about other countries on these blogs!

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    October 9, 2011 at 12:30

  37. Very nice photo.

    Regards and best wishes

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    October 9, 2011 at 13:12

  38. Whoa! A winning shot!

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    October 9, 2011 at 13:19

  39. Anne-Ma

    Une magnifique photo

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    October 9, 2011 at 13:24

  40. Just amazing! Wonderful reflection in water.

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    October 9, 2011 at 13:51

  41. what a spectacular!

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    October 9, 2011 at 14:50

  42. Jen

    I am transported…..and it’s a beautiful day.

    Jen @ Muddy Boot Dreams

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    October 9, 2011 at 16:20

  43. So beautiful! Your posts/photos are amazing!!

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    October 9, 2011 at 16:34

  44. ds

    Gorgeous photo, and words that are beyond true. Thank you.

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    October 9, 2011 at 16:44

  45. Now, ain’t the the truth! Can’t fly with baggage. 🙂

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    October 9, 2011 at 17:01

  46. Wonderful capture!

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    October 9, 2011 at 18:44

  47. Yes you do. And the picture is a soaring moment.

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    October 9, 2011 at 19:54

  48. Love that! Great action shot with wonderful color.

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    October 9, 2011 at 20:09

  49. Excellent advice for someone trying to pack today for the 20kg limit!

    Lovely photo, as always.

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    October 9, 2011 at 23:32

  50. love the photo and the quote….they look like mighty heavy wings!!

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    October 10, 2011 at 01:03

  51. Such a cool quote and lovely photo.

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    October 10, 2011 at 02:52

  52. Wow, that’s a gorgeous shot.

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    October 10, 2011 at 03:23

  53. Revisiting this post reminds me I must, must, must move forward. Thank you.

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    October 10, 2011 at 04:14

  54. Gorgeous shot!

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    October 10, 2011 at 06:03

  55. What a fantastic shot!

    «Louis» always enjoys the slide show in your masthead photos.

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    October 10, 2011 at 06:04

  56. Beautiful reflections. And I love the words that accompany this image.

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    October 10, 2011 at 06:52

  57. I don’t know what else to say then “beautiful” !!

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    October 10, 2011 at 07:56

  58. Wow, what a stunning shot, a reflection in a blue mirror.I love your photography.;)
    xxo

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    October 10, 2011 at 08:16

  59. wow! stunner!!

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    October 10, 2011 at 12:11

  60. rebecca

    WOW, that is one big bird!

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    October 10, 2011 at 13:01


  61. · Great shot… I would like to fly as a seagull, maybe, Jonathan Livingstone

    · hugs

    CR & LMA
    ________________________________
    ·

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    October 10, 2011 at 14:07

  62. I love the words that go with this shot! nice horizontal lines!

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    October 10, 2011 at 22:04

  63. This is a fantastic shot! And well said too with the caption.

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    October 11, 2011 at 07:37

  64. JM

    Absolutely gorgeous!!!

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    October 11, 2011 at 16:22

  65. Such truth in those words, and such beauty in your photograph… You never cease to amazing me!

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    October 18, 2011 at 06:01

  66. WOW. that picture.
    VERY VERY cool!

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    October 19, 2011 at 21:32

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