Skywatch Friday: A Beginning Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By SandyCarlson - April 22, 2009 Skywatch Friday Skywatch Friday Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Paul8:32 PMWow! This is shot an amazing shot the color and the starkness of the grey clouds is so powerful dramatic! Well Done Sandy! Thank you for sharing !!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLin Floyd8:49 PMlove the action and force shown in the photo. nature is powerful...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLisa at Greenbow9:30 PMThis is an interesting photo. That is one big cloud that is looking for trouble.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMojo10:09 PMYou broke the sky! How could you break the sky??I love how you did it though. Really.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous10:56 PMI see hope shining through! :)p/s: My SWF will be up in 13hrs time :PReplyDeleteRepliesReplyThis Is My Blog - fishing guy11:44 PMSandy: You posted real early with a really neat photo. Do I see a smile in the clouds just above the beach?ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJeeves12:34 AMWonderful shot.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyBeth P.1:07 AMHi Sandy--You are a cheater-pants! Thanks for the beautiful composition in this photo! Wow...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPERBS1:21 AMLooks very ominous! Great catch!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplybluedreamer271:48 AMwow what'a perfect scenarioi love the photo so much its so amazingthanks for sharinghave a great day and happy bloggingReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown2:06 AMSpectacular view of the sun!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown4:50 AMshould suggest that the title for this post will be "an awesome beginning"ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMerisi4:51 AMOne of the mightiest bank of clouds I have ever seen! And then the rays of the sun, beautiful!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySandyCarlson5:53 AMDidn't mean to cheat (whatever that means); I made a mistake when I was preparing the post for publication and ended up running the thing before the meme is up. Do forgive an honest mistake!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNessa6:24 AMI see the sun, I see the sun.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous7:06 AMIt seems the sun is coming out after the storm pass by.... for me it is a miracle to capture a a good scene like this... Thanks for sharing.. it light up my day....ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyBarb9:05 AMDramatic and full of promise, Sandy! Blogger often ignored my wish to schedule a future post and published it early, but better early than late, I always say! I may play along today, since I don't have photos of my brand new baby grandniece to put up yet!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous11:22 AMI never get tired of seeing the shifting skies. Lovely!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarver12:07 PMThat's a wonderful shot Sandy. I love your title too.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySusan at Stony River1:41 PMWhat an amazing photograph: it would make a brilliant story prompt too. Love it!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCheffie-Mom2:27 PMBeautiful!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGuy D3:18 PMOutstanding capture.Have a great weekend.GuyRegina In PicturesReplyDeleteRepliesReplySylvia K3:27 PMFantastic shot! WOW! Sandy, that is really awesome! Such a dramatic shot! Love it! Have a great weekend!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDagrun3:39 PMOh my! Beautiful! And thank you for letting me know that I have understood the rules of Skytwatch Friday :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyErwin3:56 PMGorgeous sky, so impressive. It's taken on a beach that makes it ten times better. The sun breaks the darkness and dulness away...Love it.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyB SQUARED3:56 PMLooks like you needed some sun-block for your eyes to take this one.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplybowledover4:05 PMFantastic photo Sandy. It also looks like you were being observed with the large circular disc.Have a great weekend.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplynaturglede/Randi Lind4:22 PMWhat a great photo. I just love it. Have a nice weekend:)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyErin4:35 PMbeautiful capture...have a wonderful weekend sandy.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPhoto Cache4:36 PMSo much drama, so much strength. Very biblical. I love it.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDewdrop4:45 PMI always cheat... apparently. I mean, I wait for linky, obviously to get the link, but I do my regular post like I do every morning, except on Thursday it's a sky watch post. It's up, just not linked... I don't think that's cheating... Beautiful shot!!! Really gorgeous. Reminds me of Celine's "A New Day". :DReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous7:01 PMBeautiful sky.Have a great weekend.Mary Elizabeth @ Now and ThenReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCath7:22 PMThat is a beginning that is full of hope. Beautiful shot.I signed in today for the first time in months. Good to play again. :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCath7:23 PMScrub that last comment - they just deleted my entry. :(ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyWanda7:29 PMHi Sandy ~~ thanks for stopping by my SWF.Your name interested me as I don't see "Carlson" very often. I have a friend since childhood whose maiden name of Carlson.Love you sky, and scrolled down and enjoyed your blog.... I will be back Sandy "Carlson".New FriendWanda from BrushstrokesReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJane Hards Photography7:47 PMIt really is a dawning of the drama that awaits. I can hear the noise form here.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDeniseinVA7:52 PMA wonderfully dramatic sky, great photo!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyjudi/Gmj8:20 PMvery moving shot, capture, gift from above. ;)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyalexander8:21 PMIt is a nice beginning. Beautiful shot against the sun.Have a nice weekend.AlexanderAlex's World! - http://www.kakinan.com/alexReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous9:13 PMThose clouds are really powerful looking...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyairplane53129:22 PMOminous looking. Looks like a storm moving in.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyIndrani10:23 PMTempts me to linger on.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySally in WA12:07 AMLove this with the rays shooting out in all directions.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCloudia1:29 AMBiblical!Epic!Sandy!Aloha, DearReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown4:48 AMan unseen hand opened the clouds to show you the sun! amazing shot!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplypantteri, Finland4:50 AMBeautiful shot.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyanthonynorth4:52 AMThat looks straight out of the Bible.Wonderful image.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyaspiritofsimplicity5:48 AMVery nice. I love the sun poking through. Reminds me of rumplestiltskin.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLakshmi5:57 AMtheres great drama out there..love the tussle..ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDigital Flower Pictures6:18 AMThat is quite an interesting lens flare you got on this one.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplybobbie8:41 AM"A beginning" indeed! Gorgeous dramatic skies!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyQuoyle9:03 AMHello! I am currently writing a poem that is inspired by a phenomenon, but I dont know the exact name of it so now Im stucked!And then I visit your blog! This picture is exactly what inspires me!What a coincidence, isnt it? Now please if you could tell me the name of this phenomenon wherein the sunlight is outlining the edges of the clouds?I know there is a name, I just couldnt remember it :(To visit my poetry blog, here it is: LITERARY WORKS 101. Thanks!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyArija9:11 AMMy goodness, is God separating dark from light? Just fantastic.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPietro Brosio10:03 AMSandy, what a powerful and intense image. The light and the dark of this sky create a really amazing contrast.Happy Sky watch! :-)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyVixen12:09 PMThat is an amazing shot. Well done, lady.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySusan English Mason1:31 PMI love it.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous2:07 PMA great photo Sandy...I was so taken back by the dramatic sky that i didn't notice the water(?) or land underneath...very clever. It looks like it should be a shot from the Harry Potter movies...!Mine's up too. Happy Friday :)BellaReplyDeleteRepliesReplysoulbrush2:24 PMhow can some skies look so dramatic and others so tranquil?ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDonna (Texas)2:31 PMThis is SO BEAUTIFUL!! Great shot!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTarolino2:35 PMAmazing capture of storm clouds. Impressive to say the least.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAli4:34 PMThanks for your comment, your pic is gorgeous! Great job!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyReader Wil4:59 PMThis is a great and impressive shot Sandy! Like a painting of a famous painter Have a very happy weekend!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown5:58 PMThat is one powerful picture Sandy, stunning!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyblogfia6:42 PMWow - what a picture. How did you get the scale into the cloud. Is from the camera?Wonderful picture!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplymartie9:44 PMBeautiful sky! I love all athe colors and the light breaking through.Your cherry blossoms are gorgeous too!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLight and Voices10:56 PMYour photograph shows the powerful force of wind, clouds and sky. Great job!JoyceReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMike12:09 PMGREAT shot!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplynobody12:46 PMthat is stunning. wow! It's like looking into the face of God. Wicked cool pic.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyYogi♪♪♪11:43 PMGreat dramatic shot.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLaurie Brandriet Keller10:46 AMShaZammm !!! You captured it at just the right moment. xoxo from The Prairie.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown8:17 PMWow! What a magnanimous sky!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJust Be Real3:46 PMBreathtaking.....Heaven here I come! Blessings!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Thanks for being here.