Thursday, March 19, 2009

SkyWatch Friday #9




It had been a very windy and dusty day. This was the end of the day and I caught the sun just as it peeked out from the dust/clouds. For more SkyWatch shots from around the world, go here.

34 comments:

earthtoholly said...

Gorgeous, kden! It looks like a big 'ole flashlight in the sky! And I love the silhouette of trees...nice! :o)

Carletta said...

I love the rays of sunlight you caught! Very nice!

My post is on my photoblog: Carletta’s Captures.

Dewdrop said...

Your crepuscular rays are heavenly. Wonderful capture!

Your EG Tour Guide said...

And what a nice ending! Gorgeous.

P-TER said...

Amazind clouds and sunbeams!
Beautiful pictures !
Gr.
P-TER

Guy D said...

Love the rays in these pics, awesome shots.

Have a great weekend!
Guy
Regina In Pictures

Photo Cache said...

Very inspirational post. Have a good weekend.

viennadaily said...

Its a pretty sight, like telling us behind the dark clouds would always be hope. Happy swf!

Taj_maan said...

What a lovely sky you caught!!! Beaming with promises! happy weekend!

Mojo said...

Sweet!! I love it when the sun does this. You have to have just the right conditions for it, but when everything comes together it makes some of the most amazing skyscapes you'll ever see!

Great job!

Bim said...

Wow!

Daryl said...

NICE!!!!!!!!!!!

WolfLupo said...

Thanks for sharing

bowledover said...

I love the angle of the suns rays.Lovely pictures.
I usually see then pointing at the land only.

Kathleen said...

Oh MY!! Love it!!

Lindab said...

Wow! As if the sun's burning a hole in the clouds. Which I suppose it is!

Dianne said...

the light and dark is stunning!

Babooshka said...

I'm gushin about that there fabulous hole of light in yer sky.

Arija said...

Beautiful captures, the dust in the air enhances the light effect.

Lene said...

This is just soooo beautiful!! Have you seen that the hole in the clouds is shapet as a heart? Maby it is love shining down on earth :)

Oz Girl said...

Hmmm, somewhere in the U.S.... well, wherever it is, you have beautiful skies! ;)

Sally in WA said...

How cool that the rays are captured so nicely.

Thanks for visiting me! Have a great weekend.

vincibene said...

Gorgeous pictures!

Denise said...

How beautiful! Two incredible sky pictures.

floreta said...

i haven't had a chance to take a picture like this yet. i hope to someday! nice job.

Pam said...

I like the way the light rays fan out from the clouds, beautiful. Have a great weekend.

Evita said...

These are magnificent! Just love the way the sun is breaking through the clouds in such a heavenly way!

Erin said...

i always, always love it when the rays shoot out from the sun like that...gives that "heavenly" appearance.
great shots.
have a wonderful weekend.

archiearchive said...

I love that moment when the sun peeks out from the clouds. I seems to hold a promise.

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Pearl Maple said...

Those are pretty photo of the sun peeking out from behind the clouds, perfect for Sky Watch Friday, thanks for sharing with us all.

Ordinary Biscuit said...

Very nice photos, the light rays are clear. Thanks for stopping by

Light and Voices said...

Sometimes the sky feels like a meditation. You caught that mood in your photo. Excellent shot!
Joyce

Catherine said...

I like the sunrays trying to appear through the cloud.
The shade is wonderful too.
Perfect Sky Watch.

Chrissy said...

Those rays are lovely, gosh it is nearly time for another skywatch :-)