Tag Archives: sunset

Travel Scan: Arc Sunset in Paris

I took this shot one summer evening in Paris, just as the sun was going down. I was teetering on a narrow curb with cars coming at me, but I didn’t care. I wanted a shot of the sun setting … Continue reading

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Sunset Colors

The other night I noticed that some pretty dramatic clouds were forming near the beach, so we raced down and barely made it to the sunset. One thing I’ve learned is that the sky can be even more beautiful after … Continue reading

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Watercolor Skies

One weekend in August we had some high temps, so decided to see a movie. When we emerged from the theater we saw this: All taken with the iPhone. Hope your week’s going well so far. . . . {carole}

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California Lilac

The closest thing we have to real lilacs in California is Ceanothus. It doesn’t have the heavenly fragrance, but the color is quite beautiful, especially at sunset. . . . The plants in the background? Echium, another favorite. Great weekend, … Continue reading

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Last Night’s Sunset

And afterwards. . . . Hope you all had a good week and wonderful Thanksgiving, if you celebrate. We certainly did, but I’m beginning to feel the crunch of the holidays. So much to do and not enough time. I’m … Continue reading

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End of Summer

Hard to believe summer’s ending around here. This weekend it was over 100 degrees F. in San Diego. Sooo unusual. It was a dry heat, but still. We survived by going to the movies–saw The Words and liked it, despite … Continue reading

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“Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.” ~Rabindranath Tagore Monday is a holiday in the U.S. (Labor Day) so I’ll be back on Wednesday. Have … Continue reading

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Tangerine Sunset

The night before our trip, we had a pretty wonderful sunset. From the northwest we saw this: From the north: And from the west, a tangerine sky framed by neighboring cedars: Quite a nice send-off, don’t you think? {carole}

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Last Rays

“Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher.” ~William Wordsworth

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On our way to the Black Hills, we decided to spend the night in a small Wyoming town where we encountered this billboard: Always good to have some peace and “quite.” We had dinner at a place that served this: … Continue reading

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