Wednesday, August 28, 2013

A Single Photograph

“Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty if only we have the eyes to see them.”
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  1. Did you take this Martha?
    WOW - this is really spectacular!
    XOXO

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    1. Thanks, Suzan. It was a handheld snap, but it turned out okay.

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  2. oh man that is so beautifully serene ...

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  3. "Infinite beauty" is right -- that boundless expanse is just majestic and breathtaking.

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    1. Mother Nature is the greatest artist. We just need to look.

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  4. What an amazing picture and I love the quote that accompanies it. There really is beauty all around us...

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    1. There certainly is. We just need to stop and look around us.

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  5. Wonderful ! I wish I could capture all the beauty nature has to offer ! One reason I practically have a camera attached to my hip all the time lol ! Thanks for sharing ! Have a good day !

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    1. I know what you mean. I have a camera with me at all times. You just never know when you'll need it!

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  6. I like the one little cloud at the top which is like a punctuation mark.

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  7. So true. The sky is a changing canvas with a new picture all through out the day.

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  8. Beautiful and peaceful. Nature reminds me of how much greater the earth is and how small my worries should be.

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  9. the colors on this are absolutely stunning. the shades of orange and blue are an amazing contrast!

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  10. This is so easy to look at Martha! Great composition and balance. beautiful!

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    1. Thanks, Jim! I couldn't have done it without the talented hand of Mother Nature.

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  11. Where is this, Martha... absolutely stunning colors...

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    1. This is at a park situated along Lake Ontario near our home.

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    1. We've had many skies like that in August. The image would have been much nicer if I'd used a tripod, but I didn't have one with me, so this is the best I can do with a handheld camera.

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  13. This is very pretty. I love the layers of colors.

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