Golden horizon

November was mild and grey —

But one day, the sun broke through the cover

To create a lovely golden horizon of trees.

Golden horizon

Clouds floated by

In rainbow colours,

Reflections

And, of course, Ruby had to pose

At the end of the jetty under the silver sky.

Ruby copy

For more golden skies, please go to: Skywatch.

101 responses

  1. Love that first one, well I love all of them really. Amazing how a little sun changes everything.

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    January 15, 2015 at 15:20

  2. Isn’t it really glorious photos, beauty.

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    January 15, 2015 at 15:39

  3. the sun makes a brilliant patch of gold in contrast the greys…..
    maybe sun this weekend they say….

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    January 15, 2015 at 15:39

  4. Where’s that LOVE button!!

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    January 15, 2015 at 15:42

  5. Beautiful. This place must be covered with snow and blue now, good to see a radiant golden for a change.

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    January 15, 2015 at 15:54

  6. Awesome lighting!

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    January 15, 2015 at 16:07

  7. The light is just exquisite!

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    January 15, 2015 at 16:54

  8. All of these are absolutely gorgeous. I really like the golden trees and Ruby, of course.

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    January 15, 2015 at 17:02

  9. And of course, we love Ruby posing. Thanks, glorious shots! :-0

    Greetings from London.

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    January 15, 2015 at 17:10

  10. Don

    These are impressive images. I like the golden horizon which is so striking. Well done.

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    January 15, 2015 at 17:15

  11. beautiful views and line of light, but that last shot just makes me GRIN! 🙂

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    January 15, 2015 at 17:18

  12. Gorgeous shots …
    🙂

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    January 15, 2015 at 17:21

  13. joy

    Those pictures are marvelous!

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    January 15, 2015 at 17:29

  14. Gorgeous golden horizon – I love the clouds reflected in the water in the last photo with Ruby as the point of focus – such a good girl!

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    January 15, 2015 at 17:42

  15. Gorgeous!! Do you teach your dogs to pose so sweetly–LOL! 😉

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    January 15, 2015 at 17:52

    • Ha ha. I tell her to sit and stay and she does!

      Lady Fi wrote: > >

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      January 15, 2015 at 18:06

  16. Great reflective shots!!!

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    January 15, 2015 at 18:40

  17. I like their beautiful photos, exquisite reflexes and beautiful horizons!

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    January 15, 2015 at 19:07

  18. I love the golden glow in these!

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    January 15, 2015 at 19:08

  19. daryledelstein

    i am liking very much this ‘new’ blue mood …

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    January 15, 2015 at 20:00

  20. gorgeous golden light and ruby, of course 🙂

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    January 15, 2015 at 20:06

  21. Jim

    Of course she did! Spectacular photos, Fiona.

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    January 15, 2015 at 20:17

  22. Perfect photographs Fiona – the scenes will stay with me a long time. Very serene feel to the place.

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    January 15, 2015 at 20:44

  23. Ruby, my dear, from the distant you have a grand pose like Oscar. ❤
    Wonderful images, Lady Fi. Hope the New Year started well for you and yours.
    Best regards from the Four of us,
    Dina, Klausbernd, Siri & Selma

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    January 15, 2015 at 20:52

  24. brilliant light – love your pooch at the end of the pier – he’s a goooood boy!

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    January 15, 2015 at 20:55

    • Thanks. (Ruby’s a good girl… ;-))

      Lady Fi wrote: > >

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      January 16, 2015 at 06:30

  25. So beautiful and such a deep sense of peace.

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    January 15, 2015 at 21:12

  26. Ruby, like the trees, is gold and glorious!

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    January 15, 2015 at 21:24

  27. Very nice composition, I love the last one! Good weekend

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    January 15, 2015 at 22:09

  28. the second photo’s probably the most beautiful photo i’ve ever seen!

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    January 15, 2015 at 22:38

  29. So incredible and beautiful!!!…:)JP

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    January 15, 2015 at 22:57

  30. Ruby takes advantage of that view which seems to go on forever. The lighting is perfect.

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    January 15, 2015 at 23:03

  31. Beautiful!

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    January 15, 2015 at 23:31

  32. That golden glow in your photos is just breathtaking. And I love the Nelson Mandela quote, it hits right into my heart. I will write it down somewhere to have it in mind whenever needed!

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    January 15, 2015 at 23:44

  33. magic!

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    January 16, 2015 at 00:00

  34. Golden memories!

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    January 16, 2015 at 01:05

  35. Golden indeed, wow!

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    January 16, 2015 at 01:34

  36. Ron

    Fiona, with ALL your photographs, I want to walk inside them and be there!

    Stunning, my friend! Just STUNNING!

    That second one looks like a painting!

    X

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    January 16, 2015 at 02:16

  37. Peaceful…

    ALOHA from Honolulu
    ComfortSpiral

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    January 16, 2015 at 02:26

  38. Amazing…my favorite is number 2. 🙂

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    January 16, 2015 at 02:45

  39. fabulous images. love that jetty.

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    January 16, 2015 at 03:52

  40. Beautiful, and golden.

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    January 16, 2015 at 03:56

  41. Beautiful photos, and I love your rainbow of words!

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    January 16, 2015 at 04:57

  42. How I would LOVE to join Ruby on that jetty.

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    January 16, 2015 at 05:10

  43. Always exquisitely beautiful!

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    January 16, 2015 at 06:41

  44. Such beautiful lighting which draws us into the scenes.

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    January 16, 2015 at 06:57

  45. Such rich captures (as always, Fi) in many respects. Wishing you a wonderful weekend.

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    January 16, 2015 at 07:04

  46. indrani

    Lovely compositions! Great pics.

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    January 16, 2015 at 07:51

  47. Beautiful!

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    January 16, 2015 at 08:15

  48. Love them all. Awesome shots and views.

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    January 16, 2015 at 08:44

  49. Wonderful how the sun sets everything in a golden light.
    The last picture is really superb.
    Best regards, Irma

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    January 16, 2015 at 09:58

  50. Stunning photos !

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    January 16, 2015 at 10:11

  51. Beautiful views; I like the light, and the nature!

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    January 16, 2015 at 10:57

  52. Terrific pictures of the golden hues!

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    January 16, 2015 at 11:43

  53. Lovely shots. I think I would just have to get on a boat and see whats on the other side. 🙂

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    January 16, 2015 at 12:00

  54. superbe cette lumière

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    January 16, 2015 at 12:05

  55. Wonderful photos of a wonderful landscape in wonderful sunlight 🙂
    Love them all!
    Have a great day
    【ツ】Knipsa

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    January 16, 2015 at 12:59

  56. Hi! Nice captures. Your photos are very beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

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    January 16, 2015 at 12:59

  57. Oh my goodness….just beautiful. I feel as if I’ve been on a mini-vacation

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    January 16, 2015 at 12:59

  58. That lovely golden shore!

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    January 16, 2015 at 13:05

  59. Spectacular!

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    January 16, 2015 at 13:21

  60. I love it when that happens! Beautiful, especially like the second photo.

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    January 16, 2015 at 13:59

  61. Beautiful, glorious photos!

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    January 16, 2015 at 14:40

  62. Claudia

    so absolutely stunning! those trees are on fire. happy weekend!

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    January 16, 2015 at 14:48

  63. gorgeous…..and that ruby, gets me every single time!!!

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    January 16, 2015 at 15:01

  64. Overwhelming serenity!

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    January 16, 2015 at 15:55

  65. Wow, incredible beautiful, especially the first one !

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    January 16, 2015 at 16:17

  66. I really love the first one!

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    January 16, 2015 at 17:37

  67. Spectacular views.

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    January 16, 2015 at 18:13

  68. miss-red-fox

    I am speachless! This fist picture is one of the most beautiful I’ve seen in the past time, just perfect! Great light and color combination!

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    January 16, 2015 at 19:07

  69. Wow, that is pretty spectacular!

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    January 16, 2015 at 19:30

  70. Coloring Outside the Lines

    Beautiful- LOVE the first shot.

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    January 16, 2015 at 19:39

  71. Beautiful photography! Thank you for sharing. Have a good weekend Lady Fi

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    January 16, 2015 at 19:50

  72. Gorgeous sequence of shots.

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    January 16, 2015 at 20:37

  73. Just awesome. I find it so beautiful to see!
    Beautiful sky and what a brilliant color. This really enjoy.

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    January 16, 2015 at 21:30

  74. thesmittenimage

    Such stunning winter shots. Winter sunlight is just so giving.

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    January 17, 2015 at 00:57

  75. I think I would recognize your jetty anywhere…way to go Ruby:)

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    January 17, 2015 at 03:28

  76. This is a beautiful scenery.

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    January 17, 2015 at 06:32

  77. I really like the beautiful reflections in the second photo.

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    January 17, 2015 at 06:46

  78. Beautiful views and colors.. The last shot with Ruby is my favorite.. Happy weekend!

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    January 17, 2015 at 14:01

  79. Al

    Very beautiful! But I think a month of grey skies would depress me.

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    January 17, 2015 at 17:51

  80. Silver and gold…and Ruby. Beautiful!

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    January 17, 2015 at 19:35

  81. nocolebolo


    As usual… wonderful. I lover your landscapes.

    hugs

    · LMA · & · CR ·

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    January 17, 2015 at 23:44

  82. lovely gold and golden photos and thanks so much for visiting my blog

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    January 18, 2015 at 04:03

  83. I love those days when the sun seems to put a spotlight on things. Lovely pictures

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    January 18, 2015 at 10:49

  84. Beautiful…I love the light in this one

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    January 18, 2015 at 12:27

  85. The sun makes so much difference, especially on a grey day!! Lovely to see your gold!!!

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    January 18, 2015 at 15:29

  86. Golden horizon. pearly gray sky, rainbow colored air, and lovely Ruby…., what could you expect next?

    Yoko

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    January 18, 2015 at 15:58

  87. Dreamlike images.
    In you is normal.
    Ruby is a beautiful model.
    Greetings.

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    January 18, 2015 at 17:28

  88. Your suns, horizons, & red dogs bring me MUCH pleasure. xx

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    January 18, 2015 at 19:01

  89. Wonderful golden light, stunning photos, well taken.

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    January 18, 2015 at 19:57

  90. That’s such a beautiful line of light…you definitely get more sun then we do here…Gorgeous.

    Jen

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    January 18, 2015 at 20:42

  91. These are so beautiful!!!!!

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    January 18, 2015 at 23:57

  92. Beautiful photos of a glorious evening! 🙂
    xo

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    January 19, 2015 at 04:45

  93. Lynn

    Ruby is a such a love! Your world is beautiful.

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    January 19, 2015 at 12:14

  94. remo1323

    Beautiful images! Love the second one with all the reflections captures so beautifully. Have a good week ahead.

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    January 19, 2015 at 14:42

  95. Gosh how incredibly lucky to have been able to catch that moment. STUNNING!

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    January 19, 2015 at 21:18

  96. Wow! A rare sight

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    January 22, 2015 at 01:47

  97. Ruby is most certainly a great photography assistant! 🙂 Wonderful golden light on the trees.

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    January 22, 2015 at 05:46

  98. Such a beautiful set, I liked the first picture the most!

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    January 22, 2015 at 06:02

  99. No one is exception when it comes admire these scenes… awesome!

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    January 24, 2015 at 16:32

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