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Sunday, August 4, 2013

Our World Tuesday: Sunday morning walk

I haven't been walking much this summer even though it hasn't been as hot as most summers are in NC where I live.
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Sunday morning I walked around Shelley Lake and it was pleasant although humid.
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All the rain we've had is keeping everything green.
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The lake almost looks like glass to me in the shot below.
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I like the way water looks so different on different sides of the lake or when I face a different area.
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It was overcast for most of the walk so I didn't get any blue reflections except for the touch of blue in the first shot.
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I missed out on the baby ducks and geese by not walking much, earlier in the summer.
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I'm guessing the logs were cut up after some of our storms knocked down trees.
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There weren't too many people walking but I did see a few.
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I don't mind encountering a few people but it's nice walking when it's not too crowded.
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19 comments:

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

I feel the same about walk-paths..not that I'm anti-social, but it is really nice to be able to walk where it's not crowded...so much more relaxing. The water pictures are so nice with the different shades and reflections.!

ZielonaMila said...

Great post, beautiful pictures, like parks, forests, and the time that I spend there :) Regards

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Penelope Puddlisms said...

I see patterns everywhere in these lovely photos. The deep tones in the water ripples and the tree shadows along the park path have made me a little nostalgic for autumn.

Łucja-Maria said...

Welcome to Carver!
Stunning images. Beautiful nature.
Oh, summer is a beautiful time of year.
Greetings.
Lucia

Sylvia K said...

Delightful captures for the day, Carver! I do love the water and the ducks! Hope you have a great week! Enjoy!

Gary said...

Great shots of your walk!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

NatureFootstep said...

a nice walk in a beautiful area. :)

Fun60 said...

A good walk is so refreshing no matter what the weather is like. Great duck shots.

Karen said...

I like the different water views Carver. Lovely variety of water fowl.

Cynthia said...

Looks like a lovely walk. I especially like the ducks on the lake, sailing away and leaving their wake trail behind.

eileeninmd said...

Carver, the lake is pretty and I love the ducks and geese. They are always a treat to see. Beautiful place for a walk. Our weather has been nice but due to change tomorrow. Lovely photos, have a happy week!

Al said...

What a beautiful lake and photos.

Self Sagacity said...

Duckies are so cute. I just love how they always travel together.

Alexander said...

Looks like it was a nice walk. Beautiful photos of the birds and surroundings.

Alexander
Alex's World! - http://www.kakinan.com/alex

Rajesh said...

Wonderful shots from all around the lake.

Our photos said...

Beautiful photos!

Indrani said...

Lovely sights. It looks so peaceful all around.

ladyfi said...

What pretty shots - so lush and lovely.

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