Skywatch Friday: White, a Trick of the Light Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By SandyCarlson - November 27, 2008 Skywatch Friday Skywatch Friday Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Anonymous2:37 PMthis is cool! happy skywatching!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRuneE2:42 PMA magnificent pattern!PS The rain has won so far!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous2:53 PMBeautiful light. Great shot.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMerisi2:55 PMStriking image!Happy Thanksgiving, Sandy! :-)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous2:58 PMHi Sandy! That is a beautiful capture! :DReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNeal3:03 PMThat is a neat picture!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyimac3:12 PMWhat a super captured contrast Sandy.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous3:18 PMA trick of the light indeed, light is magical, you captured that well.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplybowledover3:22 PMThis is a lovely picture and the composer did a great job capturing it too. Thank you for sharing. Have a good week.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLeora3:41 PMAn excellent composition: just the tree and the sky, just a few colors.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown3:54 PMThis is a lovely picture!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyColin Campbell3:57 PMThe blue and grey are fantastic.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplydavid mcmahon3:58 PMThat's a great composition, Sandy.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDina4:33 PMWhat a lovely combination of beautiful things.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCatherine4:39 PMYou're so creative in your choices, Sandy.Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplybobbie4:41 PMIt may be a trick of the light, but it is lovely.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJim4:56 PMHi Sandy -- Are you sure this isn't a white birch tree? We had a lot of these in New Hampshire, Colorado has a similar type.Happy SkyWatching -- Happy Thanksgiving!..ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPearl Maple5:18 PMgreat photo for sky watch friday, hope you are all having a nice thanksgivingReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLeedra6:01 PMI love the color of the bark on these trees.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplynaturglede/Randi Lind6:11 PMI love the light in the bark.Greate photo.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplythyme6:24 PMIt's not a silver birch is it? I think the birch has not got such beautifully straight limbs.ReplyDeleteRepliesReply♥♥ Willa ♥♥6:24 PMnice one!Thanks for Stopping ByReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJeanne7:16 PMI love birch trees that are bare of their leaves and against that blue sky is more beautiful.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJackie7:36 PMOh my now how did you do that? My PC has been down all week so I spent the week reading my manual for my new camera. Obviously I missed something.This is a wonderful shot Sandy and you certainly chose the perfect title too.Mine is here for this week if you have time.http://shinade.blogspot.com/2008/11/skywatch-fridaythe-majestic-cypress.htmlHappy Thanksgiving Sandy.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyalicesg7:59 PMNice photo for SWF. Lovely to see the sky through the tree bare branches. Happy Thanksgiving to you.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplykuanyin3338:05 PMHappy Thanksgiving and Happy SWF!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLin Floyd8:28 PMi like the different colors of the tree trunks, the white is very striking. winter is a special time when you can see the branches and the different designs they make.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous8:31 PMI love that grayish blue sky with the tree park. Lovely shot. Happy Thanksgiving.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLilli & Nevada8:37 PMGreat photo, looks like Birch treeHappy ThanksgivingReplyDeleteRepliesReplyThe Good Life in Virginia10:16 PMi like the gray and blue...a lovely shot...tree shots are always a favorite of mine. thanks for sharing with us.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown10:18 PMi like the color limit of just displaying the blue sky and the white tree.happy blessed thanksgiving!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPERBS11:56 PMSuch a wonderful catch! I also love that blue shade.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPietro Brosio1:04 AMThe design of the tree trunks is great, the light is so fine.Wonderful photograph, Sandy!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySuz Broughton1:11 AMI love the contrast the light makes. Beautiful.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGemma Wiseman5:04 AMUnusual sky tone highlighting the textures of the tree! Wonderful!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyArt and Poetry6:51 AMNice! once again it would make a great paintingReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous8:11 AMI love the contrast!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous8:29 AMOnly nature could produce something so pretty!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplykjpweb9:32 AMVery beautiful. Not to mention that birches are among my favorites!Cheers, KlausReplyDeleteRepliesReplymaryt/theteach9:42 AMJust a lovely tint of that sky! Happy SWF!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRobin11:06 AMBeautiful. I love the composition.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyKelly12:46 PMWhat a beautiful SWF post and very much a trick of light or something, no matter what, it's a beautiful photo!! Very well done!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySmall City Scenes1:24 PMSo beautiful. A prize winner. MBReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDianne1:33 PMthat's lovelyI really like the light against the treeReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTink *~*~*2:29 PMLooks like a birch, except it's not peeling.Tink *~*~*ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLaughing Orca Ranch2:41 PMLovely color sky. Sort of dark slate blue. And the tree adds such interest.Happy Sky Watch Friday!~LisaNew MexicoReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarole3:40 PMExtraordinary colors here.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous7:14 PMI love this interesting tree against the beautiful blue sky! My Sky Watch is on my new blog, so I've entered that as my link today.Hugs and blessings,ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyanthonynorth7:23 PMThis contrasts perfectly with the darkening sky.By the way, I've got something for you on my blog.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMark9:00 PMI love the tangle of branches against the dark blue sky.lionsmaneReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDennis Villegas9:37 PMThis is a beautiful photo..I love it...you're good Sandy! Thanks for sharing!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNaturegirl10:42 PMwhite bark against a blue sky! Can't get any better than that in Nov. skies!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyKay3:58 AMThe black and white trees contrasting against each other and the lovely blue sky are striking.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyx4:31 AMsandy, i really thought it's an albino tree at 1st sight! hehe.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPJ1:32 PMBeautiful image, we went camping so I'm late making the rounds. Hope your holiday was a happy one.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPaul3:01 PMThe contrast between the light striking the tree and the dark sky are amazing. It is a wonderful job of capturing it!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyArija8:01 PMMore the gift of light rather than a trick. Light is the wonder that makes things come alive, like your lovely birches.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPat - Arkansas10:27 PMBeautiful, Sandy! A most artistic composition.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Thanks for being here.