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The Heavens Embroidered Cloths

The Heavens' Embroidered Cloths

There was a wonderful sky this evening.
First a marvelous cloud formation of white on blue and then the
sky took on hues of silver and gold as the sun sank below the horizon.
I remembered lines of poetry learned at school..
Had I the heavens' embroidered cloths,?
Enwrought with golden and silver light,
The blue and the dim and the dark cloths
Of night and light and the half light...'
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Nikon D7000
1/400s f/9.0 at 18.0mm iso320 full exif

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danad28-Sep-2012 13:56
A beautiful evening sky, so calm and peaceful. After watching it you can have "sweat dreams". V.
Yiannis Pavlis12-Sep-2012 19:13
A marvelous scene with magnificent atmosphere.V
Paolo Peggi (aka Bracciodiferro)12-Sep-2012 18:46
exzim07-Sep-2012 21:58
Another of your outstanding susnset images. Great !!
Carl Carbone05-Sep-2012 22:18
I love skies like this. Beautiful capture.
Johnny JAG05-Sep-2012 18:51
Stunning sky and a lovely verse.
Colin Storey05-Sep-2012 18:34
Fantastic skly patterns and colours, worth waiting until after the sun has set for this image. v
Neal Nye05-Sep-2012 11:11
So nicely composed. I like the low horizon and the row of tree silhouettes.
Sheila05-Sep-2012 10:53
A really gorgeous sky and a beautiful poem.
Blandine Mangin05-Sep-2012 09:01
very beautiful colors and sky ! v
Yvonne05-Sep-2012 05:56
A beautiful image and verse! v
globalgadabout05-Sep-2012 02:06
such a dynamic dance of light...sublime sky over the torrid horizon....V
LynnH05-Sep-2012 01:53
Lovely peaceful sky... Heavenly! V
Frank Brault05-Sep-2012 01:43
Gorgeous. I love the point of view. V
Ann Pettigrew05-Sep-2012 01:26
Absolutely stunning!!
janescottcumming05-Sep-2012 00:30
A magnificent photograph! V
Very nice job with the blog too. You write as well as you take photographs. A talented lady!
Peggy W05-Sep-2012 00:29
Beautiful sky!! Love the clouds, colors and textures...
Karen Stuebing04-Sep-2012 22:35
Beautiful cloud formations and color in this sunset sky. I like that you caught the sun right on the horizon. V.
christopheru04-Sep-2012 22:23
We are, in the Northern Hemisphere, coming into a season of truly awesome sunsets and sunrises. I look forward to seeing more.
Al Chesworth04-Sep-2012 21:58
Great skylight and cloud streaks.
Helen Betts04-Sep-2012 21:35
Wow, gorgeous sky and image. Light and color are simply sublime . V.
Brian Samuel04-Sep-2012 21:34
Very good colours, and well behaved clouds to form into lines like that. What a lovely evening shot.
John Reynolds04-Sep-2012 21:21
It is a beautiful sky. V.
Tom LeRoy04-Sep-2012 21:21
A glorious sky with these lovely layers of clouds. The silhouetted trees make this excellent shot complete! Also love the poetry so very fitting!V!
danspend04-Sep-2012 21:15
Beautiful lighting and sky. Well captured V
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