There's a sunrise and a sunset every single day, and they're absolutely free. Don't miss so many of them. -Jo Walton
The setting sun burned the sky pink and orange... Sunsets did that here. Made you forget it was the smog that made their colors so brilliant, that behind every pretty picture there could be an ugly story. -Michael Connelly The skies have been looking a lot like Los Angeles around here lately. Hazy, hazy, hazy. ... Continue Reading →
Where there's smoke... Wildfires are burning up the west, and it shows. The smoke from the California and Southern Oregon fires has made its way into Colorado, coloring our skies a bleak greyish-brown and the sun disturbing color of orange tonight. Feels a bit apocalyptic.
I see skies of blue and clouds of white. The bright blessed day, the dark sacred night. And I think to myself what a wonderful world. - Louis Armstrong
It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end. - Ernest Hemingway FOCUS: Life Unscripted The sun is setting on my Project 365. Only one day left in this yearlong journey...
“Tonight the sun has died like an Emperor ... great scarlet arcs of silk ... saffron ... green ... crimson ... and the blaze of Venus to remind one of the absolute and the infinite ... and along the lower rim of beauty lay the hard harsh line of the hills ...” - John Coldstream,... Continue Reading →
The setting sun burned the sky pink and orange in the same bright hues as surfers' bathing suits... Sunsets did that here. - Michael Connelly FOCUS: Nature Tonight the sun set over the Pacific Ocean in classic Southern California style...
There is a sunrise and a sunset every single day, and they are absolutely free. Don't miss so many of them. - Jo Walton FOCUS: Sunset I realize that just a few days ago I used a photo of the sunset as my 'photo of the day', and here I am doing it again. But... Continue Reading →
The redness had seeped from the day and night was arranging herself around us. Cooling things down, staining and dyeing the evening purple and blue black. - Sue Monk Kidd, The Secret Life of Bees FOCUS: Sunset / Wildfire It has been unusually hot on the Colorado front range this past week. Temperatures have hovered... Continue Reading →
I've seen it raining fire in the sky. - John Denver Focus: Landscape This was a cold evening in Washington Park waiting for the sun to light up the evening clouds. Although I was hoping for a wider range of colors, in the end, there is something quite dramatic about the high contrast that comes... Continue Reading →
Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky. - Rabindranath Tagore, Stray Birds Focus: Landscape Love the mood in this photo. That is exactly what it felt like to stand there in the setting winter sun. . . . . Bonus... Continue Reading →