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Thursday, November 20, 2008

Sky Watch Friday- A Fleeting Sunrise

Minutes can often make the difference between a visually interesting and a lifeless, dull image.


Shooting Date/Time 11/19/2008 7:17:43 AM



Shooting Date/Time 11/19/2008 7:25:27 AM
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Tom

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26 comments:

  1. So glad you saw the one 8 minutes before the other. I can't believe how devoid of color the second photo is.

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  2. It's all about the now. Great capture.

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  3. Fleeting, but so very beautiful while it was there.

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  4. I so love the colors of your sky. Pretty, pretty!

    My SWF photos are posted here and here. Please drop by if you have time. Thanks!

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  5. The grey skies remind me of Ohio where I was born. It always seems overcast and grey in Ohio. But I sure do love that sunset photo.

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  6. Yes, its all about timing!

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  7. Great shots, I really enjoyed Ohio last time I was there. I added your blog to my followers list so I can remember to return often to see your work. Well done

    Cheers!
    Regina In Pictures

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  8. Absolutely gorgeous! The first one is my favorite :)

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  9. Wow...what a difference! I love the pink early sky :-)

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  10. I love when the pinks shade the sky, that's a beautiful capture! You should check out the haunting sky I captured on my post titled...MAGIC TO ???. It confirms your statement, for sure!

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  11. what a difference! beautiful morning sky.

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  12. Nice capture Tom, it didn't take long for the beauty to go away to winter skies.

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  13. The sky can change so quickly aye? Fortunately you had your camera there to capture the beautiful first shot

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  14. What a difference a few minutes can make! Beautiful photo.

    (I'm a fellow Buckeye, but haven't seen a sunrise or sunset like this for days. I'm missing the beautiful colors.)

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  15. Tom: I went through the same thing this week with mine. The pink lined clouds are neat.

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  16. The first photo is just incredible

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  17. Louise- Yes, it really was so gray. To be honest, I was quite dissapointed when I came out earlier to see such a gray sky.

    THanks Gaelyn. Well said.

    Bobbie- It was spectacular.

    Thanks Jenn-

    Jack- Yes, Ohio can be gray. Here in Columbus it isn't as gray as NE Ohio where I was born.

    Marley- Thank you.

    Thanks Babooshka.

    Guy- For a second I thought your blog was about your wife! Then I realized live you live in a town called Regina.

    Thanks Allison.

    Mary, thank you.

    Spooky- Yes, I'll try to make it and check out your post. Thank you.

    Gina- Thank you.

    Bradley- Thanks, yes, you hit the nail on the head. A fleeting moment of beauty then back to gray.

    Baruch- Fortunately I took this picture from my front porch so I didn't have far to go to get a great image.

    Arthur Clan- This was Wednesday morning. We've been having some great sunsets recently! My commute home is west at the time is setting here in Columbus. I wish I could take shots from my car!

    Thanks Tom.

    Kathleen- THank you!

    Happy Sky Watch

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  18. Yes, what a difference!
    I often leap up to catch a picture, only to find it has suddenly gone.

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  19. Quite a change. I wonder how much we miss by just a few seconds?

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  20. So true! The color is absolutely amazing! Thank you for sharing your gorgeous photos. Have a great weekend.

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  21. We can't save this colours for a long time. Take the chance and shot a document.
    Thank yuo for this beautiful morning.

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  22. they are beautiful, specially the first one, thanks for sharing.
    Happy Skywatch!

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  23. I find it funny that people don't take 15 minutes (TOPS) out of their busy lives to enjoy a sunrise or sunset every day. I can't imagine just letting them all go by...

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  24. Beautiful colors. Go Buckeyes!

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