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SkyWatch Friday

Posted by Lorac Thursday, 3 February 2011

I have always liked this White Pine Tree. It has character. Big storm yesterday left us with about another foot of snow. Today is minus 25 Celcius and bright and sunny!



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20 comments

  1. EG Wow Says:
  2. You got dumped on! I like this photo of the tree in amongst the weeds and snow.

     
  3. Lovely shot!
    Hope your days get warmer soon.

     
  4. Lorac Says:
  5. Sure did EG WOW! But now it is over it sure is pretty!

     
  6. KaHolly Says:
  7. Trees help to give us a sense of place, don't they? It sure looks cold there!

     
  8. That tree is beautiful. Your photo made me think of a Group of Seven painting.
    -- K

    Kay, Alberta
    An Unfittie's Guide to Adventurous Travel

     
  9. Pearl Maple Says:
  10. Oh that is a chilly day for you but a beautiful view, with the pine tree standing in the spot light amid the snowy fields. Thanks for sharing with Sky Watch Friday and have a great weekend.

     
  11. It wasn't as cold here today but it was cold! That's a gorgeous shot! Love the tree as well as the sky!

     
  12. Serline Says:
  13. Here's wishing you less snow ahead and more showers of blessings in the Year of the Rabbit!

     
  14. ladyfi Says:
  15. What a lovely tree - and such a magical capture of the snow and sky and the cold.

     
  16. ester Says:
  17. Beautiful shot. It looks so clod though. Happy SWF!

    Thanks for visiting my SKY.

     
  18. Shirley Says:
  19. The lone pine is quite eye-catching and photogenic! Lovely scenes like this are the silver lining in the storm cloud.

     
  20. Reader Wil Says:
  21. Minus 25 Celsius??? And Dutch people complain when it's minus 5 Celsius! Well some people actually like frost, because they hope to skate on natural ice. Especially those living in Friesland in the north of the Netherlands.

     
  22. afanja Says:
  23. I think it's a wonderful winter scene.
    Minus 25 C ... Oh my, that's really cold. Overhere it's about 10 C plus, winter is completely gone ...
    Enjoy your weekend.

     
  24. Karine Says:
  25. That tree certainly does have character and it looks lovely up against that winter sky. Stay warm though, I can feel the cold just looking your photo!

     
  26. Riet Says:
  27. What a beautiful winter scene. great shot

     
  28. TorAa Says:
  29. It's cold and real winter where you live.
    Great photo.

    Here in Oslo we did have the coldest November and December for more 100 years, but suddenly: January very mild...

     
  30. Tell that sun to get to work! But it is bright and clear, a little compensation. - Margy

     
  31. Pat Says:
  32. I like that white pine, too. The blue shadows on the snow make it look even colder! Keep warm. I can't imagine living in such a cold climate. You are hardy souls up north!

     
  33. Judy Says:
  34. I agree - character! I spent some time trying to imagine the scene with the goldenrod blooming, but couldn't. I don't know if I was daydreaming, or screaming for colour...

     
  35. What? Minus 25 and sunny ?? Thought those trees should freeze at that temperature??? :)

     

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