Magical light

When the sky burns bright

As the sun sets

And the red turns

Into a magical purple tapestry…

Then the only response possible

Is one of wonder

And thankfulness.

For more great-full skies, please visit: Skywatch.

81 responses

  1. I am now a big fan of your lake and the skies you click!

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    November 22, 2012 at 11:31

  2. Maravilhosa luz!!Lindas ! beijos,chica

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    November 22, 2012 at 11:32

  3. love it!! perfect colours

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    November 22, 2012 at 11:41

  4. Wow, just stunning! the colors and reflections are GORGEOUS!….Have a lovely day!

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    November 22, 2012 at 12:06

  5. A beautiful scene that looks so calm and peaceful.

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    November 22, 2012 at 12:53

  6. Wow!! These are spectacular! I wish I was sitting on the shore right now:).

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    November 22, 2012 at 12:56

  7. Bob

    As good as usually.

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    November 22, 2012 at 13:21

  8. smiles….wonder and thankfulness…true that…its a beautiful world at times…nice to get those reminders….lovely pics…

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    November 22, 2012 at 13:25

  9. Very nice Fiona.:) Thanks for sharing.

    Kisses.
    Homer

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    November 22, 2012 at 13:46

  10. great job as always I’m really impresses

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    November 22, 2012 at 14:04

  11. I love your purply colorful sky!

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    November 22, 2012 at 14:10

  12. I’m grateful for your gorgeous photos!

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    November 22, 2012 at 14:29

  13. The sky does produce some astonishing colours, doesn’t it!

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    November 22, 2012 at 14:31

  14. gorgeous colours and location ♥

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    November 22, 2012 at 14:56

  15. Amazing!

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    November 22, 2012 at 15:10

  16. Phew…. breathtaking!!

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    November 22, 2012 at 15:18

  17. Jim

    Wonderfully thankful!

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    November 22, 2012 at 15:21

  18. Pat

    Thanks for sharing the magic!

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    November 22, 2012 at 15:23

  19. sylviakirk

    You do have the most incredible, dramatic and breathtaking skies, Fiona! Thank you, as always, for sharing their beauty with us! Hope you and your family have a wonderful weekend and give Oscar a pat from me!!

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    November 22, 2012 at 15:49

  20. Beautiful pictures full of fantasy, excellent colors, light really is exquisite …

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    November 22, 2012 at 15:58

  21. You always have the most amazing sunsets!!
    And I love the frosted sun in the next post!!!

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    November 22, 2012 at 16:03

  22. glorious! about the only word i can think of…

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    November 22, 2012 at 16:23

  23. Don

    Always love your sunsets. Striking, filled with mood and very moving.

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    November 22, 2012 at 16:24

  24. Very thankful for your capture. Breathtaking.

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    November 22, 2012 at 16:34

  25. These photos are fantastic. Your words are absolutely correct. When faced with such beauty we can only stand in awe and be thankful.

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    November 22, 2012 at 16:57

  26. Wow. These are spectacular!!

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    November 22, 2012 at 16:58

  27. Awesome colours, – great post!

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    November 22, 2012 at 17:08

  28. Al

    What a magical sunset and photos!

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    November 22, 2012 at 17:22

  29. lindyloumacinitaly

    Wonder and thankfulness indeed.

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    November 22, 2012 at 18:17

  30. The lake like glass and that lone duck floating. Will carry this image in my mind, Fi. Thanks!

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    November 22, 2012 at 18:47

  31. You do such stunning photography! These are simply magical! The scenes are gifts and your capture of them thrills the heart!

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    November 22, 2012 at 19:08

  32. Hello Lady Fi!
    Magical pictures.
    Lovely photo.

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    November 22, 2012 at 20:30

  33. Amazing and colourful:)

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    November 22, 2012 at 21:33

  34. More of your stunning photography that makes my heart miss a beat!

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    November 22, 2012 at 22:10

  35. The light and colors are pure magic. Gorgeous shots!

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    November 22, 2012 at 22:31

  36. imac

    What Wonders Within

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    November 22, 2012 at 22:46

  37. I love those photos – the first especially! I would have it enlarged on canvas …. such a peaceful photo!

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    November 22, 2012 at 23:13

  38. Love sky pics! These are breathtaking! Especially the first one. :)

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    November 23, 2012 at 04:28

  39. Awesome pictures and words!!

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    November 23, 2012 at 06:30

  40. ahh, the lake and the sky conspired to captivate us all.

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    November 23, 2012 at 06:36

  41. Liz

    Both shots are stunning. Happy sky watching.

    Moments Before Sun Down

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    November 23, 2012 at 06:44

  42. Stunning pictures!

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    November 23, 2012 at 06:50

  43. Magic indeed! You get the most amazing sunsets.

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    November 23, 2012 at 07:12

  44. You’re presenting wonderful moody shots again, LadyFi.
    Thanks for sharing and enjoy your weekend.

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    November 23, 2012 at 10:51

  45. Love the colours – and the frost post before is great.

    The Bond movie is well worth a trip – its actually about characters rather than just one-liners (although there are a few of those as well!)

    Cheers – Stewart M – Melbourne

    PS: here is a link you may like:

    http://www.abc.net.au/news/2012-11-22/budgerigars-alice-springs-waterhole/4386156

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    November 23, 2012 at 11:01

  46. Your post as well as your lake never fails to fascinate me all the year round, ladyfi! The glorious purple sky and reflections makes me feel tender.

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    November 23, 2012 at 12:14

  47. So beautiful! Sky and water on fire! Makes me want to dive in and swim!

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    November 23, 2012 at 12:19

  48. You are the queen of sky shots. Seriously, I want some tips. My colors never come out as rich and beautiful. Love this!:)

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    November 23, 2012 at 14:59

  49. I love the composition of the first one.

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    November 23, 2012 at 15:33

  50. Such a brilliant burst of colour. Made my day!

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    November 23, 2012 at 15:45

  51. Looks so colorful and vibrant! Awesome setting…

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    November 23, 2012 at 16:00

  52. Absolutely stunning….

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    November 23, 2012 at 16:37

  53. exquisite .. you do capture the most gorgeous skies

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    November 23, 2012 at 17:12

  54. Magical moments.

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    November 23, 2012 at 17:25

  55. So beautiful!

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    November 23, 2012 at 17:43

  56. Amazing sky!
    These are just magnificent.

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    November 23, 2012 at 18:38

  57. really magical!:)

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    November 23, 2012 at 20:06

  58. Heavenly colored

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    November 23, 2012 at 20:47

  59. Wow – these are gorgeous photographs!

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    November 23, 2012 at 21:05

  60. Love those big purple clouds.

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    November 23, 2012 at 22:20

  61. That was spellbinding. Both the text and the images. Many thanks. Happy Thanksgiving!

    Greetings from London.

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    November 23, 2012 at 22:22

  62. This is the meaning of spectacular! How i wish I am near a body of water like that, at the moment we only have the sea and i don’t go there for shoots.

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    November 24, 2012 at 00:14

  63. You have amazing view an your sky photos are spectacular!

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    November 24, 2012 at 00:32

  64. Gorgeous!

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    November 24, 2012 at 00:56

  65. Your images are always so poetically beautiful.

    «Louis» thanks you for your visit to San Francisco Bay Daily Photo.

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    November 24, 2012 at 01:35

  66. That is a magical tapestry to be sure. These are gorgeous and lyrical and lovely.

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    November 24, 2012 at 02:40

  67. amazing photos

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    November 24, 2012 at 02:55

  68. great sky – wow

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    November 24, 2012 at 11:22

  69. Maggie May

    Those beautiful scenes are magical indeed. Wonderful skies.
    Maggie X

    Nuts in May

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    November 24, 2012 at 11:57

  70. Those are moments that must literally take your breath away, Enjoy your weekend LadyFi

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    November 24, 2012 at 15:09

  71. The colors in the sky and reflection are fabulous,. Wonderful photo! Have a great weekend!

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    November 24, 2012 at 17:18

  72. What a beautiful capture of the sky and its reflection. Very nice image!

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    November 24, 2012 at 17:20

  73. jenjilks

    Beautiful, beautiful skies!
    Cheers from Cottage Country!

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    November 24, 2012 at 17:27

  74. Supersnyggt! What lovely colours…..

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    November 24, 2012 at 17:38

  75. Beautiful pictures and perfect sentiments for this time of year and (perhaps coincidentally) very appropriate for US Thanksgiving week.

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    November 25, 2012 at 03:00

  76. pearlmaple

    oh gosh that is beautiful, thank you for sharing

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    November 25, 2012 at 11:27

  77. indrani

    Love the skies, the water, the color and everything in these.

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    November 25, 2012 at 11:52

  78. Stunning colours!!!

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    November 25, 2012 at 14:48

  79. Carol Ann

    Perfect day to take and is lovely!

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    November 28, 2012 at 15:23

  80. So beautiful, and so appropriate a reminder especially on this date in the U.S. — and everywhere!

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    November 30, 2012 at 00:26

  81. Gorgeous sky and colors. Magical indeed!
    Have a lovely weekend!

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    December 1, 2012 at 09:11

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