Showing posts for 'Sunset'. Clear search

Shadows and Sky

November 16, 2016 - The back lawn of the Church of the Cross, found at the end of Calhoun Street, on the banks of the May River in Bluffton,...
Read the Full Post »

Heading to Red

August 19, 2016 - I knew the sunset was going to be a nice one. I didn't arrange my time to be in the best place for it. This is the beg...
Read the Full Post »

Last Light

April 30, 2016 - The last light of day. Some days, the setting sun puts on a show of color that makes everything it touches glow with co...
Read the Full Post »

Sundown Farm

March 23, 2016 - Sunset sky above a Central Illinois rural farm homestead and farm fields. The fields are freshly turned over, ready for...
Read the Full Post »

The Earth's Good Night

March 11, 2016 - Earlier, as evening approached, I looked at the sky and thought: "That good be a good looking sunset tonight." It was....
Read the Full Post »

Limbs, Lines and Light

March 01, 2016 - Layers of color, clouds and light above the power lines and bare tree limbs of winter. It was one of those sunset scene...
Read the Full Post »

Last Light on the Field

February 05, 2016 - What is it about sunset that entrances most all of us? I think that part of the fascination with sunrises and sunsets i...
Read the Full Post »

Backyard Sunset

January 26, 2016 - Karen often comes into our sun room, where my computer is stationed with my back to the windows, and exclaims: "Look at...
Read the Full Post »

Last Light

January 24, 2016 - At the end of my journey through the trails of Lincoln Memorial Garden on Lake Springfield, the last light of day cast d...
Read the Full Post »

Sunset at the T

December 28, 2015 - At a T road in rural Sangamon County in the State of Illinois. Looking westward towards the setting sun. That twilight...
Read the Full Post »

Looking Westward

December 17, 2015 - When all the elements align, our back deck is a handy spot to grab sunset photographs. That cluster of tall trees reall...
Read the Full Post »

Harbor Walk Sunset

December 01, 2015 - The setting sun casts long shadows on the Harbor Walk Park at Beaufort, South Carolina. You can see the concrete pylons...
Read the Full Post »

Beaufort Harbour Sunset

November 21, 2015 - Beaufort is a beautiful, historic jewel of a city along the South Carolina coast. Among my favorite places to linger is...
Read the Full Post »

Sea Oats Slip

November 18, 2015 - The Sea Oats rise up above the sand dunes, far back from the ocean waves on the beach at Hilton Head Island. A small ca...
Read the Full Post »

Last Light

November 17, 2015 - On our way back from a day trip to Yemassee, South Carolina to visit the Old Sheldon Church ruins and the Frampton Plant...
Read the Full Post »

Sunset on the Seine

April 29, 2015 - Sunset on the Seine At Pont Royal. We made a wrong turn and ended up here. We kissed. We took in the breatht...
Read the Full Post »

Spring

March 20, 2015 - The world is turning still, springtime is here. Soon, green will be all around, and flowers will push out their explosi...
Read the Full Post »

Almost Planting Time

March 13, 2015 - Farmers are smart, especially so if they want to keep farming, year to year. Weather works with the farmer. Not by any...
Read the Full Post »

Wailea Sunset

February 28, 2015 - From a trip Karen and I made to the Hawaiian islands in 2008. Here, the sun sets with grand eloquence over the Pacific...
Read the Full Post »

Spouting Horn Sunset

February 26, 2015 - Off Poipu Beach on the island of Kaua'i, one of the Hawaiian islands, there is this blowhole that pushes the incoming wa...
Read the Full Post »

A Splash of Color Into the Night

February 04, 2015 - Sunset brilliant colors fade to succumb to the encroaching long winter night. My backyard. A fascinating view, that cha...
Read the Full Post »

Field and Sky

January 19, 2015 - A panorama of the sky after sunset. I waited for a further painting of color on the clouds but it was not to happen thi...
Read the Full Post »

Cold Rural Sky

January 16, 2015 - The snow covered farm field tells how cold this scene really is. The sky gives warmth for the eyes as the setting sun l...
Read the Full Post »

Side of the Road Sunset

January 12, 2015 - Fortunately, I had my camera with me, and a nice spot to pull off of the road to capture this sunset sky.
Read the Full Post »

Sundown Cloudscape

January 11, 2015 - Another sunset lights up the clouds in the evening sky. Off my back deck. 31 images, stitched with Autopano Giga. I'm...
Read the Full Post »

Winter Sky Afire

January 07, 2015 - Sunset made the entire sky glow with the fire of days end. The night was all the more cold after the sky turned to a bl...
Read the Full Post »

Sunset Pillar

January 06, 2015 - Winter brings so many days of gray and overcast skies. This sunset gave warmth to the soul if not the body. The pillar...
Read the Full Post »

Last Sunset

December 31, 2014 - Good evening to all. One last sunset from the deck of our home. 2015 approaches or is already here for much of the worl...
Read the Full Post »

Winter Sunset

December 24, 2014 - Yesterday's evening sky gave me two gifts. The previously posted massive sky with white whorls of clouds in a blue sky,...
Read the Full Post »

Sunset Moss Road

November 26, 2014 - Sunset lights up the "Spanish Moss" on the Oaks that line this trail road on Pinckney Island National Wildlife Reserve....
Read the Full Post »

Pinckney Dock Sunset

November 25, 2014 - Just past sunset, at low tide, peeking out from under the low hanging limbs of an Oak on the shore, I got this glimpse o...
Read the Full Post »

Stormy Sunset

November 17, 2014 - It rained today, with winds that whipped the waves into a pounding surf against the beach sand. Sunset opened up the ski...
Read the Full Post »

A Touch Of Red

November 16, 2014 - The lone red leaf stands apart from its green brethren as sunset fires through. In the forest at last light of day, the...
Read the Full Post »

Sunset Forest Glow

November 16, 2014 - At the end of the day, with about 45 minutes left until our next appointment, Karen and I went for a walk in the Audubon...
Read the Full Post »

Tybee Island Lighthouse

November 15, 2014 - Magnificent structure, full of and surrounded by history, the Tybee Island Lighthouse looks wonderful against the gather...
Read the Full Post »

Atlantic Sunset

November 12, 2014 - People ask why we keep coming back to Hilton Head Island every year. This is our sunset view. Just one of the things th...
Read the Full Post »

Hunting Pair

November 08, 2014 - I was taking pictures of the passing shrimp boat at sunset, when a Pelican took a dive into the ocean for its own supper...
Read the Full Post »

Sunset Stripe

November 07, 2014 - Sometimes, you have to accept the scene before you and let go of the one you planned for. The full moon was to come up...
Read the Full Post »

Farmland Sunset

August 29, 2014 - Long days, hot nights and both eyes on the sky. I didn't grow up on a farm, but we lived close by. It's hard not to liv...
Read the Full Post »

Rolling Sky

August 02, 2014 - Almost to the Illinois border on Interstate 74, this sky at sunset stunned us. I had my ultra-wide lens on and grabbed...
Read the Full Post »

Last Light

June 25, 2014 - The last light of day plays with the clouds that try to stand in its way along a lonely rural farm road.
Read the Full Post »

Sundown Farm

June 19, 2014 - The grain bins and barn stand as sentinels on the farm. Waiting for the fruit of the just-planted crops that will fill t...
Read the Full Post »

Sand and Shadows

June 02, 2014 - Twilight paints the sand dunes a cool shade, as the night descends onto the desert. White Sands National Monument just...
Read the Full Post »

Farm Clouds

April 30, 2014 - We were hoping for more color to the setting sun when my son and I headed west in search of a good spot. The clouds were...
Read the Full Post »

Bike Trail Sunset

April 25, 2014 - It was a perfect evening for a bike ride. Or, in my case, a trike ride. I took my recumbent tricycle out on the Sangamon...
Read the Full Post »

Lamb and Grass

April 16, 2014 - I find these fuzzy leaves to be fascinating. Lamb's Ear is the name of the plant, it flowers with tall stalks of equally...
Read the Full Post »

Sunset Witness

April 13, 2014 - The tree leans into the setting sun over Lake Springfield, as nightfall descends.
Read the Full Post »

Cooling Off

April 11, 2014 - Spring is in full season. The buds are at the tip of every tree and shrub branch. The earth is turned and some of it p...
Read the Full Post »

Cloud River

March 30, 2014 - When I look up at the sky and see a river of clouds rushing to the east like this, I stand in awe at the wonder of our p...
Read the Full Post »

Last Rays

March 27, 2014 - Driving home one night, after a late afternoon walk, I spotted this single cloud in the otherwise blue sky. The sun was...
Read the Full Post »

Cloud Reflection

March 24, 2014 - At the end of the day, the river of clouds flew overhead at sunset, reflected in the calm waters of Lake Springfield.
Read the Full Post »

Skyscape

March 05, 2014 - Layers of color, painted on the clouds above the prairie farmland below. A beauty of a sunset, changing with every seco...
Read the Full Post »

Beach Sunset

February 26, 2014 - A tranquil sunset under a dramatic sky over the Atlantic Ocean at Virginia Beach, Virginia. We were about 100 feet vert...
Read the Full Post »

Contrast Clouds

January 31, 2014 - A winter sunset sky. Full of wisps of clouds, fanned out on the blue background sky. Painted in pastel colors by the sun...
Read the Full Post »

Frozen Sunset

January 24, 2014 - The wind was gusting high, buffeting us as we braved the below freezing winter evening to capture the sunset on Lake Spr...
Read the Full Post »

Movin' Light

January 16, 2014 - Sometimes the sun paints the clouds at sunset, and not so much much of the time. I saw the clouds in the sky near sunset...
Read the Full Post »

Desert Sunset

January 08, 2014 - The white gypsum grains of sand glitter in reflection of the last light of the sun. I was standing on top of a sand dun...
Read the Full Post »

Last Ray of Day

January 02, 2014 - The last ray of sunset, beaming upwards towards the cloud-filled sky, paints a spectacle of color in the winter's evenin...
Read the Full Post »

Saint Stephen's Sunset

December 26, 2013 - Coming out of a store, Karen and I saw the sunset fire in the sky. Fortunately, I had brought my camera with me. We cha...
Read the Full Post »

Desert Sunset

December 23, 2013 - As the sun slips behind the distant mountain range, our night in the desert begins. My Karen Sue has put up with a lot...
Read the Full Post »

Sunset Flights

December 16, 2013 - I was annoyed at their presence at the time, but the illuminated contrails from the many airplanes in flight above the e...
Read the Full Post »

Passing Through at Sunset

December 08, 2013 - The scene was too beautiful to pass up. The sunset was painting magnificent colors in the sky and in reflection on the...
Read the Full Post »

Sea Oat Sunset

November 19, 2013 - After an afternoon of exploring the Savannah Wildlife Refuge by car and on foot (saw tons of birds, a couple turtles and...
Read the Full Post »

A House Divided

October 14, 2013 - "A House Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand" - Abraham Lincoln in his acceptance speech upon being nominated for an ult...
Read the Full Post »

Two of Three

October 12, 2013 - I was at the end of my trek around the entirely of Lincoln Memorial Garden and the connected Ostermeier Prairie Center....
Read the Full Post »