Skywatch Friday: Ocean Beach Park, New London, Connecticut Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By SandyCarlson - July 02, 2009 Skywatch Friday Skywatch Friday Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Mojo2:39 PMAlmost looks like something out of War of the Worlds or some such. giant looming figures over the horizon and all that.But they're too fluffy to be malevolent Martian invaders. Then again, the winds inside those clouds could do some real damage...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplybobbie2:49 PMI just love clouds when they pile up like this. So soft looking.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarver2:53 PMWhat a perfect day to be at the park cloud watching. Gorgeous!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDeborah Godin3:00 PMThat's the quintessential beautiful blue and white sky!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySylvia K3:01 PMDoesn't get any better with clouds like that against a blue sky! Terrific shot, Sandy!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPearl Maple3:05 PMPretty pretty view of the horizon, thanks for adding the fun of Sky Watch Friday.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGuy D3:06 PMPeaceful and beautiful, excellent as always.Have a great weekendGuyRegina In PicturesReplyDeleteRepliesReplyKathie Brown3:11 PMYou know, I think I have only been to Ocean Beach Park once or twice as a child. I have just returned from 2 weeks of rain in CT. Where did you find these blue skies? Love the contrast of the puffy white clouds with the spikey green grass.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyEbie3:29 PMSoft clouds against the dark blue skies, very lovely!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyErin3:31 PMKA...POW clouds...beautiful capture of these awesome formations!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLuiz Ramos3:40 PMBeautiful sky and green effect.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyBarb3:49 PMLove the tall grasses in the foreground. Brilliant shot, Sandy. Where ever did you find a sunny day? My sisters are ready to start building an ark!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNessa4:14 PMi love the perspective. i feel like a child laying in the grass.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLisa at Greenbow4:22 PMNow those are some puffy clouds. They appear to be taking over the sky and about to march upon the landscape.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySusan at Stony River4:23 PMI really love this one: I feel I'm lying in the grass watching clouds float by. Wouldn't I love to be! LOLReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJane Hards Photography5:07 PMYou do get around a lot. I was thinking along the lines of Mojo, but Day of the Triffids. Beauty but you never know.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLarry D5:28 PMWonderful photo!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyamatamari©5:36 PMAh infinite beauty!ThanksReplyDeleteRepliesReplySally in WA6:31 PMGreat build up of clouds. :-)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDaryl6:35 PMFee Fi Fo Fum.. here I come .. monster clouds!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPaul6:46 PMit was such a lovely day to share with a dear friend!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLeanne6:58 PMLove the contrast between the blue and the white.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyEsther Garvi7:10 PMBeautifully shaped clouds!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous8:04 PMperfect!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNora 8:42 PMpiles of cotton on a blue sky!!...lots of texture in this photo...Wonderful shot. Have a great weekend. Happy Sky Watching.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyalicesg8:57 PMNice photo for SWF. Lots of fluffy white clouds there. Have a nice weekend.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLin Floyd10:03 PMlovely clouds, reminds me of our monsoon clouds that boil up in the hot afternoons.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCloudia10:15 PMInspirational convection-towers!Alohahttp://comfortspiral.blogspot.com/2009/07/diverse-hawaii-islam-day.htmlReplyDeleteRepliesReplySandi McBride10:33 PMThose are clouds that should be perched over a cup of hot cocoa!hugsSandiReplyDeleteRepliesReplyB SQUARED10:35 PMWonderful colors, they really make the shot.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyThis Is My Blog - fishing guy10:52 PMSandy: Beautiful capture, I love the couple on the left that seem to be kissing.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyshraddha11:13 PMvery nice photo!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous11:46 PMMakes me want to run towards that sky, jump and touch those clouds :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPietro Brosio12:20 AMVery nice composition with the grass, the clouds, the blue sky.Our subjects are similar in this week's Sky Watch, Sandy!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMerisi2:20 AMWhite fluffy gravity defying towers! Julia Child may have called them the perfect consistency of beaten egg whites. ;-)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMike3:38 AMGreat perspective :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyanthonynorth4:11 AMStrange effect here. They seem to be rising. Nicely caught.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRegina 4:18 AMWow, that's amazing.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAsh4:50 AMPerfect and summery!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplybikebali7:40 AMIt’s so nice site. We love to see more on this site. Keep on updating… MonkAreRee Bali ***gvershyReplyDeleteRepliesReplyArija9:34 AMSandy, thse clouds are so white and vibrant growing like mushrooms out of the grass. Great shot.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplysrp10:16 AMWhat beautiful cotton ball skies.. a great day to be outside. I can almost smell that rich earth and the grass.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPERBS12:23 PMFluffy clouds for a beautiful blue sky day! I used to live in Groton, CT when I was jsut married for two years but I don't recall this park you speak of.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAlexander1:33 PMClear, fresh, green, and tranquil. The photo says it all. Great shot!Have a wonderful weekend.AlexanderAlex's World! - http://www.kakinan.com/alexReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLinnea2:01 PMOh...I just LOVE it!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySquirrelQueen7:28 PMAwesome photo, I love the contrast with the green.Have a great weekend,SQReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous7:54 PMOh my. What a beautiful sky. The northeastern US this spring and early summer has been a feast of amazing clouds (and so much rain of course) and you've captured a real stunning image. The perspective is one that I've always loved - as if you were walking up a steep hill right into the sky. Excellent!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyyyam10:31 PMWow! Nice composition...Love those fluffy clouds...:)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplychrome3d1:55 AMThey came from earth and to the earth shall they return.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous8:49 PMBeautiful sky and clouds. Makes me wonder what I would see if I inched forward and peeked at the horizon.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAscender Rises Above11:41 PMwow it has been a long time since i visited - look at how much i have missed.these clouds are amazing - you know we don't get clouds like this as they are usually wispy ones or fog (that comes in on cat's feet). sometimes we see these in the distance but not enough to truely see them or get any shade from themReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCTG Ponies4:29 PMVery pretty! Makes me want to take off my shoes and sit down to relax.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRoses and Lilacs2:57 PMBeautiful blue and white contrast. Happy skywatching.MarnieReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Thanks for being here.