Friday, 9 May 2008

Sky Watch Friday # 9


Sunset - Drammen - Norway
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97 comments:

quintarantino said...

I knew it ... you pushed thing into a magnificent level with these!

Texas Travelers said...

Beautiful photos as usual.
Great job.

Sky Watch is posted.
Come visit,
Troy and Martha

PS: I downloaded the trial of Photomatrix Pro 3. I'll give it a try.

Tommy V said...

What great pictures.

Petunia said...

Å, nå er jeg imponert! Så flotte bilder:)
Petunia

SandyCarlson said...

What a gorgeous river. The shades of blue and gold are wonderful. Thanks.

Rose said...

Oh wow! Too beautiful for mere words.

dot said...

I don't think there is an ugly spot in all of Norway!

***Fotografia e Luz*** said...

beautiful pictures

Stine ☆ said...

Så flotte bilder, John! Fantastisk himmel og refleksjoner i vannet!

Old Wom Tigley said...

WOW.. these are good.. very good. I can see this week i going to be a good one again..
Thank you for joining in John and sharing these
Tom

mirage2g said...

Norway is definitely the best place to watch the sky changes into enchanting colors! Great set!!!

Carletta said...

Stunning series of photos!
Very well done.

guild-rez said...

How beautiful, peaceful and serene..
-Cheers.
*******************************
If there is magic on the planet, it is contained in the water.
- Loren Eisley

Angie said...

Wow! They are just absolutely stunning.

Anemone said...

Nydelig som vanlig John, men trodde kanskje du hadde bilder fra en luftballong denne fredagen :-))

Flott pinse til deg.

fishing guy said...

John: All very spectacular views of the sky and water.

Carol said...

Wow, your photos are amazing!

Thank you for your comment on my poem in With Images.

luiz.ramosforest said...

Great Sun shots. Beautiful colors.
I also like to take views like these.

Daniel J Santos said...

Fantastic, amazing.

Craver Vii said...

Positively surreal! It's like dreaming in Drammen.

Champ Townboy said...

Spectacular!!

Marie said...

Fantastisk bilete! Stemningsfulle og vakre!

God helg :)

Ackworth Born said...

I do love the last shot with the movemnent in the water brought out so vividly by the reflections

Voz do meu Coração said...

Excellent photographs with a magnificent sky with the dawn always extraordinary

Anne-Berit said...

Bildene dine er så nydelige at jeg får nesten frysninger.Du er kjempeflink!!!God helg i Drammen!

Pernille's ting og tang said...

Himmel og hav, John! No er det nesten så jeg ikke tør å gå inn på bloggen din. Det er så vakre bilder du legger ut at jeg snart letter fra stolen! Magnifique!

Kan du holde av den solnedgangen til jeg kommer nedover i juni (Bon Jovi-konsert, Juhuuuuu)? Da får jeg problemer. Solnedgangen eller konserten;) Hahaha.

Natti natt:)

imac said...

Beautiful reflected orange sky.
Good photofraphy.

My Sky watch from Belvoir Castle Grounds are now up.

Me & my puppies said...

Just stunning, thanks for sharing with us sky watchers!

Berit said...

Kjempeflotte bilder, og dere har like fint vær som vi ser jeg.
Ha en fin helg.

T.R. said...

Wow - those are magical. I can't stop looking at them.

Monika said...

Som vanlig har du knallfine bilder :-)
Og så STORE - artig
Smil fra monika

Ida said...

Nydelige bilder fra byen din.
Det siste er utrolig vakkert! :)

Mrs. Darcy said...

Så stemningsfullt!
Det er noe spesielt med solnedganger!

david mcmahon said...

Stunning, John. You're a legend!

Chrisss said...

WOW! These are amazing shots.

Dina said...

What a country, what a photographer!

ellen b said...

Oh my goodness. These photos are simply amazing...

Sherry said...

Oh my, what gorgeous, gorgeous photographs! These are truly beautiful. I love them all.

Quiet Paths said...

What wonders these photos are. They transported me. Thank you.

Your EG Tour Guide said...

Beautiful skies reflected in water! Is it a river?

Neal said...

All of those are just great! I can't make up my mind which I like the best.

Willard said...

Those are stunning! It just doesn't get any better!

Thanks for stopping by my blog!

sandy's notes said...

Oh my gosh, what a beautiful sky, and you did such a great job of getting the progression in. Nice job!

Judy said...

You take the most beautiful photos.

Lilli & Nevada said...

These are just fabulous What a beautiful setting, there are so many wonderful colors here

Blue said...

Absolutely stunning!
Your photo's aways fill me with awe.

Enjoy your w/e!
Blue

evlahos said...

magical!!! fantastic colors

Anki said...

Vakkert! Trodde ikke det kunneså flott ut i Drammen, jeg :-)

God pinse til deg og fruen, og ja; Jeg fikk det til! Takk skal du ha!

HildeS. said...

Vakkert,vakkert og vakkert:)

Pretty Life Online said...

Fantastic entry for SWF! Happy weekend! Hope to see you in my corner too..

juliana rw said...

OMG...it's beautiful

Mine in here Thanks

Picturing of Life said...

very beautiful views

Will you visit mine Thanks

Rambling Round said...

Wow! Beautiful reflections...just splendid!

Garden Angel said...

Hva er det for en vakker by du bor i John???
Nydelige bilder, igjen:)
Takk for forklaringen av HDR bildene:)
God helg og kos dere masse i det deilige været!
Det skal vi også:)
Juuuhuuuu....herlig!!!!

GAWO said...

Sånne naturopplevelser gir ro i kropp og sinn. Vakre bilder ble det også. Og det bilde du hadde på forrige post med broene, det med tvillingbroene, likte jeg virkelig godt.

Snap Catch said...

nice one for SWF! I fell from the sky. I'm a parachutist, and I missed my mark. Mine's up too hope you can visit.

shubd said...

Unbelievable beauty in these pictures !

Also saw the pics of Drammen. And specially liked the one of the waterfront ..seems like the building stretches for an Eternity !

Andrea said...

Wow, the reflections in the water are beautiful and the sky is gorgeous. Great pictures.

For The People said...

I don't know what to say. That is undescribable. Nature gives us such beauty if we just stop and look.

AnnetteK said...

Virkelig flotte bilder!!

MammyT said...

Oh, John. Didn't you capture a gorgeous evening.
Nancy

Paulie said...

Wonderful colors and reflections! beautiful spot to visit, I am sure.

Anonymous said...

WOW these are fantastic! It looks like a fire in the sky with the first three, then a wash of coolness with the last :)

Dave Coulter said...

Beautiful! Thanks for visiting my blog, too :)

solrikioo said...

Du er virkelig en legende John! :p

Fine bilder. Great shot.

BeachysCapeCodCupboard said...

Thank you for such beautiful photos on your blog! =)

Ann from Montana said...

An involuntary "oooh" escaped me when I saw the first and then the others. I love color, light and reflection like this.

Lana G! said...

Incredible!!! These are just gorgeous.

Ramblings of a Villas Girl said...

I am speechless. Beautiful. Simply Beautiful. Thank you. Lisa

CrazyCath said...

Absolutely fantastic again. Thank you for visiting mine John. Your opinion is always welcome.

alicesg said...

Very beautiful sunset scenery. Thanks for visiting my blog and have a nice weekend.

Louis la Vache said...

John - these are all wonderful photos for Sky Watch Friday!

napaboaniya said...

These pictures are awesome! I'm basically speechless...
Happy Weekend!

Tere said...

Very beautiful shots! Clear waters in the first. Happy weekend.

JeFf & NoVa said...

WOW its amazing... the sky's during sunset is just fantastic to watched...

checked out mine here
http://www.supernovachron.com/2008/05/friday-sky-watch-sunset.html

happy friday

archiearchive said...

Once again, I am in awe of your ability to catch not only a scene but its soul.

Cláudia said...

All photos are so beautiful in blue and gold. I think Norway is so splendid!

Lara said...

don't you just love those colours? it's amazing what the sky can offer us.

Alan said...

Beautiful setting and colors in the sky and water. Very inspiring place to sit and watch, no doubt.

Kelly said...

These are extraordinarily beautiful! They look so serene, and the colors - espeically the pinks - are amazing!

Small City Scenes said...

Extraordinarily beautiful. MB

Müge Tekil said...

Oh my God!!! This must be heaven of Earth! Words are not enough to express the beauty of these photos dear John!

Deslilas said...

Travelling in Norway along your rivers is fantastic. Sunset and sun rise are "sublime", I remember my journey towards or from Lappland.

Ida said...

Hei. Meg igjen. ;)
Jeg oppdaget via en kommentar at du og jeg er på David i Australia sin siste liste over blogger og poster han anbefaler.
En stor ære synest jeg!
Ville bare fortelle det, om du ikke har sett det.
God helg! :)

Indrani said...

Great shots of peace.

pts said...

Great!

Kimmie said...

The colors and the wisps of the clouds are astounding! Beautiful!
Smiles,
Kimmie

Madeleine said...

Hello :)

Such beautiful skies, pink, I wish I could see such skies in virginia USA, used to in Swizerland when I lived there

Have a nice weekend and thank-you for the visit

Nancy said...

Wow! Such beautiful, peaceful shots!
Thanks for sharing.

Dogwood Daze said...

Whoa! These are spectaular! Where is this magical place?

Dewdrop said...

You have once again taken my breath away. Phenomenal. I want to go there!

lissa said...

How beautiful!

btw: how do I turn the music off from your site? it's interfering with what I am playing on iTunes. I search but could not find the pause button. nice music but...

Daryl said...

WOW .. these are spectacular ..

:-Daryl

Katarina i Kullavik said...

What is it that makes Norway so beautiful? Is it you and your camera or is it really that fabulous?
/Katarina

Jennifer Robin said...

Very pretty images!

D Herrod said...

Beauiful. Like how the sky and the water blend. Also the orange tints.

Breather said...

perfect shots