Flambéed skies

Take a sky in Venice:

Add fire,

Flambé the clouds

Flambeed

And enjoy the strawberry glaze

Of a beautiful sunset.

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106 responses

  1. i love how it even changes the color of the homes. so beautiful!

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    November 20, 2014 at 14:28

  2. Lovely makeover!

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    November 20, 2014 at 14:33

  3. Your photos always make me OOO and Ahh! Thanks for sharing your travels and tales and talent! 🙂

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    November 20, 2014 at 14:36

  4. Love skies like these two – beautiful photographs.

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    November 20, 2014 at 15:00

  5. Don

    Like a burning sky. 🙂

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    November 20, 2014 at 15:00

  6. You’re a skywatcher, love your pink skies.

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    November 20, 2014 at 15:05

  7. Envious? YES!

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    November 20, 2014 at 15:08

  8. Strawberry glaze, yum. I’m off down the shops. Great pictures. 🙂

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    November 20, 2014 at 15:09

  9. I love a good sunset. beautiful.

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    November 20, 2014 at 15:20

  10. Ron

    Fiona, your description of the sky was brilliant!

    AMAZING photographs! The skies look as though they were painted within the image.

    Thank so much for sharing 🙂

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    November 20, 2014 at 15:28

  11. Sooooo beautiful. Since you have me thinking about food, I do see crushed strawberries and even peaches and pomegranates in those Venice skies.

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    November 20, 2014 at 15:38

  12. Oh my goodness, those are magical, fairy-tale skies. Absolutely gorgeous!

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    November 20, 2014 at 15:43

  13. Yes, simply wonderful and beautiful pictures, delicious sunset in Venice!

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    November 20, 2014 at 15:55

  14. Beautiful skies and sunsets. It’s so wonderful to travel!

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    November 20, 2014 at 16:14

  15. holy cow, that’s cool!

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    November 20, 2014 at 16:37

  16. oooooo, so beautiful!! the colors are wonderful!!!!

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    November 20, 2014 at 16:55

  17. Don

    These are gorgeous skies. I like the colors and the buildings which make a good setting for the images. Well done.

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    November 20, 2014 at 16:58

  18. Wow! Looks like the sky is on fire!

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    November 20, 2014 at 17:24

  19. sylviakirk

    Glorious colors, flaming skies and awesome captures as always, Fiona!! Thanks for sharing the beauty! Hope you have a beautiful weekend!

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    November 20, 2014 at 17:32

  20. Leo

    Prachtig, de lucht staat in brand.

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    November 20, 2014 at 18:06

  21. Amazing captures both!

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    November 20, 2014 at 18:10

  22. lovely hue

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    November 20, 2014 at 18:11

  23. The first picture is sublime, the sky is on fire.
    Best regards, Irma

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    November 20, 2014 at 18:11

  24. how beautiful. exactly what i saw on my visit in october this year.

    Worth a Thousand Words

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    November 20, 2014 at 18:18

    • I was in Venice at the end of October this year!

      Lady Fi wrote: > >

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      November 21, 2014 at 05:39

  25. Oh Fi these are fabulous. I LOVE the second image. worthy of hanging on a wall.

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    November 20, 2014 at 18:34

  26. Stunning captures!

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    November 20, 2014 at 18:46

  27. oh wow these are fabulous!

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    November 20, 2014 at 19:14

  28. Your sunsets are exceptionally beautiful! The colours are so exquisite! Thanks for treating us to these wonderful photos.
    Have a great weekend.
    Wil, ABCW. Team.

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    November 20, 2014 at 19:27

  29. I just love your sky shots. The flaming sky is stunning! 🙂

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    November 20, 2014 at 19:44

  30. So very beautiful! Venice is high on my bucket list but it would take a major miracle for me to be able to see it in person.

    Lindy

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    November 20, 2014 at 20:20

  31. These pictures look like paintings 🙂

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    November 20, 2014 at 21:08

  32. Fire on the sky! Beautiful!

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    November 20, 2014 at 21:17

  33. Pat

    good evening
    Indeed, the lagoon is wonderful when you have a light as you watch! I adore and
    Beautiful weekend

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    November 20, 2014 at 22:05

  34. ibjp2004

    I would take that flambé anytime!!!!!…:)JP

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    November 20, 2014 at 22:34

  35. Fantastic sky shots and architecture.

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    November 20, 2014 at 23:03

  36. nocolebolo


    Those kind of skies and Venice… What a beautiful combination!… in your camera.

    · hugs

    · LMA · & · CR ·

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    November 20, 2014 at 23:30

  37. So pretty!

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    November 21, 2014 at 00:10

  38. Wonderful sky!

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    November 21, 2014 at 00:25

  39. Spectacular skies…it doesn’t hurt that the sunsets happen to be in such a beautiful part of the world.

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    November 21, 2014 at 01:11

  40. Al

    Lovely shots of the magic hour.

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    November 21, 2014 at 02:27

  41. Joe

    Beautiful 🙂

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    November 21, 2014 at 02:28

  42. Beautiful captures!

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    November 21, 2014 at 02:31

  43. I love the words you use with your photos as much as the images themselves! Always spot-on accurate. Gorgeous!!

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    November 21, 2014 at 03:27

  44. Great job. I too love the words you add to your posting.
    Carla

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    November 21, 2014 at 03:38

  45. Like the most beautiful dream I could imagine. These memories will warm your heart this winter! And always.

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    November 21, 2014 at 03:48

  46. Wow, very colorful and lively skies.

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    November 21, 2014 at 04:12

  47. Lovely!

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    November 21, 2014 at 04:31

  48. Oh, so gorgeous!

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    November 21, 2014 at 05:25

  49. Jim

    Amazingly coloured skies.

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    November 21, 2014 at 05:48

  50. gorgeous !

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    November 21, 2014 at 06:01

  51. Awesome skies. Breath taking shots!

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    November 21, 2014 at 06:02

  52. Very nice photos. I love them both–but that second one showing Venice and the sky is TERRIFIC.
    Hugs,
    Betsy

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    November 21, 2014 at 06:05

  53. indrani

    That is a beautiful blazing sky!

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    November 21, 2014 at 06:06

  54. I just say Wow! Your photos are so beautiful and great!

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    November 21, 2014 at 09:23

  55. Venice sunsets mesmerised me with their fiery beauty, and as always you caught the colour and light so beautifully.
    You took your pink skies over to Italy with you 😉

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    November 21, 2014 at 09:32

  56. W-O-W ! Breathtaking images Fi. Thank you for sharing. (I’ve had major computer “challenges” these past few weeks, so blogging has fallen by the wayside I’m afraid, but looking forward to joining in again soon!)

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    November 21, 2014 at 09:51

  57. Blue skies are popular. But I am always drawn to the pink, reddish ones. Strawberry glaze is such a sweet sound of color.

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    November 21, 2014 at 10:31

  58. Anonymous

    Wow! That’s unbelievably beautiful and fabulous burning sky☆☆☆ Haven’t seen the sky in flames like these♪
    Sending Lots of Love and Hugs from Japan, xoxo Miyako*

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    November 21, 2014 at 10:46

  59. I’m no lover of cities – but this is one I want to visit. Great pictures.

    Cheers – Stewart M – Melbourne

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    November 21, 2014 at 11:40

  60. A rustic Venice sunset.

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    November 21, 2014 at 12:14

  61. Love how the pink sky reflects on the buildings. You certainly are a talented photographer! Keep on shooting!!!!
    JM, Illinois-U.S.A.

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    November 21, 2014 at 12:46

  62. Gorgeous!

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    November 21, 2014 at 12:57

  63. Awesome skies. Speechless.

    http://www.volatilespirits.com

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    November 21, 2014 at 13:58

  64. These are lovely! BUT I really love the flowers since my world is so white!!! (ツ) from Cottage Country Ontario , ON, Canada!

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    November 21, 2014 at 14:08

  65. These are wonderful shots again, LadyFi.
    The second one almost could be a water-colour painting, I think.

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    November 21, 2014 at 14:22

  66. daryledelstein

    was the second photo taken on Murano? gorgeous skies!!!!!!!

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    November 21, 2014 at 16:08

    • No, both photos were taken at the far end of Cannaregio – looking out over the lagoon.

      Lady Fi wrote: > >

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      November 22, 2014 at 07:13

  67. I love that first image!!

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    November 21, 2014 at 16:34

  68. I love the colours and textures of the old buildings

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    November 21, 2014 at 16:46

  69. such beauty! love the skies and the pink glow on the buildings!

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    November 21, 2014 at 17:19

  70. Stunning!

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    November 21, 2014 at 19:59

  71. Amazing! The sky is really spectacular! Wonderful photos!

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    November 22, 2014 at 00:14

  72. I like the softness of the light that’s reflected off the buildings and water, as well as in the sky. Lovely.

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    November 22, 2014 at 00:19

  73. I have such fond memories of Venice…You really captured the sunsets that are so amazing there.

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    November 22, 2014 at 00:45

  74. thesmittenimage

    A perfect photographic recipe.

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    November 22, 2014 at 01:21

  75. I had to come back and look at that second image again…..siiiiiiiiiiiiigggggggggghhhhhhhh.

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    November 22, 2014 at 03:27

    • Thank you. I really love that image too and will have to make a print of it!

      Lady Fi wrote: > >

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      November 22, 2014 at 07:00

  76. Love these shots, especially the second one! So well captured!! And LOL at the comment above… it certainly is worth a second look.

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    November 22, 2014 at 06:47

  77. Your beautiful sunsets follow you around the world, spectacular 🙂
    Wren x

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    November 22, 2014 at 07:38

  78. Simply breathtaking!

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    November 22, 2014 at 07:47

  79. WoW wonderful sunset and colors, stunning photo

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    November 22, 2014 at 09:45

  80. Pat

    Absolutely gorgeous!

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    November 22, 2014 at 17:53

  81. Wow ! What a treat !

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    November 22, 2014 at 21:00

  82. Dessert in the sky!

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    November 23, 2014 at 05:33

  83. Simply beautiful pictures, gorgeous sunset in Venice!

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    November 23, 2014 at 11:25

  84. Gorgeous skies over Venice.. Lovely captures! Have a happy day and week ahead!

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    November 23, 2014 at 13:22

  85. Broiled and beautiful!

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    November 23, 2014 at 14:49

  86. the strawberry glaze…..oh. oh how absolutely gorgeous.
    Your images are stunning, too:)
    -Jennifer

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    November 23, 2014 at 18:20

  87. Spectacular photos!

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    November 23, 2014 at 19:35

  88. Utrolig vakkert … Venezia er fantastisk!

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    November 23, 2014 at 19:50

  89. I have just died and gone to a flambeed sky in heaven! 🙂 Thanks.

    Greetings from London.

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    November 23, 2014 at 20:15

  90. How beautiful!!!!

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    November 23, 2014 at 20:40

  91. Wow what gorgeous photos, I love your descriptions of the strawberry glaze sky too……..your second pic with it’s composition and colors is my fave!

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    November 24, 2014 at 00:28

  92. How beautiful these are!
    I especially love the second one. The colors of the buildings against the colors of the sky are really beautiful.

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    November 24, 2014 at 00:54

  93. magnifique ce ciel dans ce premier cliché

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    November 24, 2014 at 09:00

  94. Beautiful!

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    November 24, 2014 at 14:29

  95. Mesmerizing and captivating! I hope you have a beautiful Monday 🙂

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    November 24, 2014 at 14:31

  96. wow! fabulous

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    November 24, 2014 at 17:58

  97. Fantastic! Like the sky was painted…thanks for stopping by. Enjoy the rest of autumn.

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    November 24, 2014 at 18:38

  98. Simply glorious!

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    November 24, 2014 at 19:18

  99. I love your descriptions as much as the gorgeous photos!

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    November 25, 2014 at 04:21

  100. great! cool!

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    November 25, 2014 at 13:24

  101. WOW !!!! This air is really on fire!
    Gewledige combination with the properties below.
    My compliments.

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    November 29, 2014 at 20:39

  102. JM

    Your photos always make justice. Love this city!

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    December 2, 2014 at 17:46

  103. Danke wunderschöne Fotos liebe Grüße und einen schönen Mittwoch lieber Gruß Gislinde

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    December 3, 2014 at 13:57

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