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SkyWatch Friday

Posted by Lorac Thursday, 12 November 2009

SkyWatch Friday


The skies here have been rather uneventful these last couple of weeks. Not that it hasn't been sunny the last week, it has! Just haven't been any where so nothing to see. I went into the archives and pulled out this pic from when I was in Holland visiting a friend. I had arrived that morning, was jet lagged and decided I needed a walk to clear my head. I couldn't believe my luck when I saw this!

The building where all the windows are reflecting the gorgeous blue of the sky which is once again reflected in the canal water! To top it all off, amidst it all is a quaint little  green skiff!




This pastel pink sky reflected in the lake looks warm and the baby blue bottom of the sky blankets the land.




Go to SkyWatch Friday for all the marvelous skies of the world. Enjoy the great hosts and  posts!

28 comments

  1. I love the reflections in the first photo, the second one is so different from the first isn't it?

    Gill (near Alliston)

     
  2. Love the reflection in the first and the soft colors in the second.

     
  3. J Bar Says:
  4. Two good shots.
    Sydney - City and Suburbs

     
  5. Manang Kim Says:
  6. Wow this is amazing photo. I love the combination of the colors and the blue sky. Thanks for sharing.


    Mine is here My Life’s Journey in Focus

     
  7. Jossie Says:
  8. Wonderful reflections. Dutch blue ;-)

     
  9. chubskulit Says:
  10. The first photo brighten's the day but the second photo is the one I like, its kinda mellow but so pretty!

    Take a look at the sky over in South Korea

     
  11. Martha Z Says:
  12. That's an impressive pic, love the reflections.

     
  13. Carver Says:
  14. Those are both beautiful shots. I love the contrast in the first one and the pastels of the second one.

     
  15. ~Cheryl Says:
  16. You dug out some fantastic sky shots! I really like both of these. Thanks for sharing!

     
  17. Gaelyn Says:
  18. You did very good with jet lag. Great composition with the reflection and the skiff. That blue sky was a nice bonus.

     
  19. Ebie Says:
  20. I love both the skies and reflections!

     
  21. bettyl Says:
  22. Lovely reflection!

     
  23. Reader Wil Says:
  24. The first photo is a great one for both sky watch and Weekend Reflections. The last one is also beautiful.

     
  25. Firefly Says:
  26. That first photo is the perfect reflextion. Absolutely awesome pic.

     
  27. Rinkly Rimes Says:
  28. What a contrast! The pastel pink and the brilliant blue!

     
  29. Ulrika K Says:
  30. The top photo is stunning, wow!

     
  31. Beautiful.

     
  32. I love that first shot. Glad you posted it.

     
  33. Lorac: You certainly caught my attention with the reflection, so nicely captured.

     
  34. Jenn Jilks Says:
  35. Brilliant idea! Amazing the stillness of the water. I love the pinks of the sky, too.
    Thank you for visiting My Muskoka !

     
  36. JOE TODD Says:
  37. Always fun to get an "unexpected" great photo opportunity

     
  38. Karen :-) Says:
  39. Such a bright blue sky and the pale sky is lovely. So delicate looking.

     
  40. Great SFW post! I love the mood of the second one, and the first one is so clever and artistic - super composition!

     
  41. I've never been to Holland, but it looks like a beautiful place to visit. I invite you to come see the solar halo I caught. -- Margy

     
  42. Susan Says:
  43. unbelievable blue! lovely shots..and so different from our gray November skies

     
  44. Greetings from Australia
    The colours in the first photo are amazing - such a beautiful blues. The "mirror" looks like it was painted on it's so clear.
    The second shows how diffeent the sky can be. Thanks for visiting and your kind comments.
    Enjoy your weekend.
    Cheers.
    Melbourne Daily Photo

     
  45. lisaschaos Says:
  46. Wow, there's a lot of reflections! Beautiful!

     
  47. The reflection is so crisp! Really nice!

     

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