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Thursday, December 5, 2013

SkyWatch Friday: Last week of November and First Week of December

Since I skipped last week's Sky Watch, this week will cover the last week of November and the first week of December.
We've had a lot of gray skies but I picked shots from the days with more color.
The last few oak leaves are clinging to the tree.
I like bare branches against a blue sky or any sky for that matter.
After the leaves drop the little balls (for want of their real name) are left for awhile.
I caught a mackerel sky at sunset.
I love the quilted look of the sky below.
I feel like I can reach up and grab this kind of sky and curl up in it.
We have been having some great clouds in the sky.
We've had some windy days but I don't mind when the sun is out.
There are cobblestone side roads where Cobblestone Hall resides but I didn't include them in the shot below.
The next shot is of the NC Legislative Building.
I like pastel skies but the colors were so subtle below that the photograph isn't as pretty as what I saw.
There is something about the quality of light this time of the year that I like.
I haven't caught a night moon lately but I have been catching the moon in the morning before it goes down.
There is something moody about the sky below.
The shot below was taken during a late afternoon.
The last shot was taken close to sunset.


Indrani said...

You have captured a great series for the week! Lovely captures all.

Łucja-Maria said...

Welcome to Carver!
Stunning photos ...
Sky on your photo has wonderful blue color ...
I send greetings.

Photo Cache said...

a lovely sequence of november sky shots. i skipped last week's too; too busy with the holiday.

Jim said...

Great collection of skies there.

Steffi said...

Fantastic photos for SWF,Carver!Thank you for sharing and have a nice weekend.

Sylvia K said...

Such an incredible variety of skies, Carver, and such terrific captures of them all!! Thanks as always for sharing the beauty!! Have a great weekend!

Rajesh said...

Wonderful views of the sky. Great variety.

toby said...

What a lovely collection! I'm also a big fan of quilted clouds :)

eileeninmd said...

Wonderful series of sky shots, Carver! The moon is my favorite. Have a happy weekend!

Anonymous said...

Lots of creative photography and amazing sky shots ~ resembles parts of the East Coast right ~ thanks, carol, xxx ~ Happy Weekend ^_^

Karen said...

A terrific sky series Carver!

lina@women tips said...

Enjoying your different sky shots.

Anonymous said...

What a lovely series of shots!


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