Friday, June 5, 2009

first june skywatch


please click on photo to see birds near the steeple



from the archives, this shot was taken last fall. if you look closely the sun is directly behind the steeple. I love the clouds in this photograph. if you'd like to see more beautiful skies from all around the world, please go here. happy friday everyone!

special thanks to klaus and his team of helpers, sandy, wren, fishing guy, ivar and louise for making skywatch possible.

23 comments:

Unseen Rajasthan said...

What A Capture !! The Sky Behind iS So Beautiful !! Great SHot !!

bobbie said...

I love those clouds too - and the birds! A beautiful silhouette.

Daryl said...

I love clouds .. these are just so sweet ...

Anonymous said...

Darn, I was hoping they were UFOs. PGma

James said...

The clouds are great and the birds are pretty neat too.

prkl said...

Silhouettes ties pic neatly, leaving the sky open for birds and mind to fly. Nicely placed sun, great pic! Happy SWF!

The Plastic Mancunian said...

Hi,

Yes that is very similar to mine. Nice photo.

Cheers

PM

Dagrun said...

Looks like a wholy tower with a sort of white glow around it. Beautiful sky.

GreensboroDailyPhoto said...

Is this really Long Island? If so, it never ceases to amaze me!

Martha Z said...

Nice clouds, I like the halo around the steeple.

Babooshka said...

That sky is surreal, delicate pastels. Love the three little birds.

Ian France said...

i like how the clouds look like they're in motion. great pic!

David said...

what I love about skywatch is meeting new folks who love the outdoors and capturing beauty with our cameras

Pietro said...

What a wonderful contrast, Lily!
An excellent Sky Watch!

MonikaRose said...

Hello, thank you for dropping by and commenting, i like that shot myself and yes it will be a lot fun..cya MonikaROse..you have a great shot of the sky there, simplicity at its best.

Rajesh said...

Beautiful capture

Bing said...

those patches of clouds are lovely.

storyteller's other blog said...

Beautiful sky watch photo with a wonderful bit of bird serendipity ;--)
Hugs and blessings,

Louis la Vache said...

Indeed, the clouds make this shot! They form a nice contrast to the blue of the sky.

umama said...

sweet shot!

Lisa Wilson said...

That is a great photo!

John said...

What a nice capture.

lisa mertins said...

nice! lovely clouds :)