Thursday, January 29, 2009

The dome of the Saskatchewan Legislative Building can be seen in the distance during this beautiful mid-winter sunrise. (Skywatch Friday)


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80 comments:

Teri C said...

Beautiful! The pink/red reflections on the snow are wonderful!

Amy said...

Simply fabulous!

Halcyon said...

What a beautiful sunrise! Almost makes getting up early worth it.

KT said...

Wow, this one is beautiful Guy!

brattcat said...

What an amazing shot! Brilliant.

Reader Wil said...

Very beautiful, breath taking! You've created a painting! There's the Dutch painter Mondriaan, whose first painting was a red sun glowing through the branches of some trees. He captured light in those branches.

Diane C. said...

The snow looks so beautiful in your sunrise photo. I like the dome of the building in the distance too. Very interesting capture!

Firefly said...

A absolutely fabulous picture. I love the orange of the sun on the snow.

Inkivääri said...

Amazing colours of the sky and light!

Dave Coulter said...

Fantastic winter scene....well done! Happy SWF....

Janie said...

Beautiful colors and reflections on the snow. The cityscape in the distance adds to the great setting.

Deborah Godin said...

Wow, you always have great photos, but this is a really spectacular capture! Regina all aglow!

ViennaDaily said...

Oh yes I see that! nd the reflection of sunrays on the snow is awesome, burning but not, Happy weekend!

Gunilla said...

Fantastic photo. It´s amazing

Thanks for the comment.

Have a nice evening

Gunilla in Sweden

Carver said...

That's a gorgeous sunrise. I love the way the light plays on the snow.

Som Mine Dager Er, said...

Very nice capture. I seldom see pink snow ;-)

Well done.

Marit

Old Wom Tigley said...

This is a stunner of a shot.. :O)

I'm really hoping to capture something like this in the next month or so.... Our skies start to colour up at sunset next month.

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Mojo said...

The sunlight on the snow is like paint on canvas with the grandest master artist of all wielding the brush.

And to think... you were there to bring it to us.

Photo Cache said...

Oh my! Beautiful.

Colin Campbell said...

Lovely shot. Love the snow. We could use some here.

John said...

What a great composed picture!
Well done.

Cheers John`s Photoblog and Drammen Daily photo.

Steffi said...

Wow...that´s a fantastic winter sunrise!Perfect shot!Have a nice weekend!

bowledover said...

And the ground was bathed in a rose golden glow.
Lovely picture. Thanks for sharing.

elfe-flowerpower said...

What a beautiful picture! It's magical, fantastic!
Have a nice weekend.

Pat - An Arkansas Stamper said...

WOW! That is a fantastic photo, Guy! The color is magnificent.

Susan said...

Oh, look at that snow---Guy it's gorgeous! If winter looked like that all the time I'd love it. Thank you for sharing such a pretty view!

Gill - That British Woman said...

the colours are just stunning, what a great photo,

Gill

Your EG Tour Guide said...

Gorgeous sunrise!

April said...

What a gorgeous photo! I like the reflections on the snow as well.

Sara G said...

WOW, that is an amazing photo!!
Thanks for sharing.
Happy SWF

mountain.mama said...

Reallly, those colors on the snow are gorgeous!

VALKYRIEN said...

I love it when the sun lights up the snow like that! Simply wonderful! Great shot!

Sylvia K said...

Fabulous photos! as always, The colors are stunning! Thanks for sharing!

Kathy said...

Wow that is one bright sunrise. LOL you almost need sunglasses to look. Beautiful colors. =)

Ida said...

Wonderful
I love the way the sun is coloring the snow on the ground.
Great capture. :)

Louise said...

What an incredible capture! I LOVE the color reflected on the snow.

gone to the dogs said...

I've got to start getting out earlier! The sunrise colours are amazing.

Paz said...

Spectacular photo!

Paz

Skies said...

Wow, beautiful beautiful beautiful...that's all I can say. Thanks for sharing againg Guy D.

jean said...

WOW, amazing colors!!Beautiful shot.

Cezar and Léia said...

Hello!
Many thanks for your visit! I`m learning about your city Regina.Great blog here!Wonderful place and amazing posts!i`m envious about the cold winter there.I`m in Brazil now and it`s about 30 C, so warm.
Regards from Brazil and Luxembourg
Léia :-)

PJ said...

It IS a beautiful mid-winter sunrise and thanks for sharing. You always have a beautiful sight for us. Happy SWF!

alicesg said...

Very beautiful photo for skywatch. The sunrise is lovely and I love the colours in the background. I dont get up early enough for sunrise...hehehe. Have a nice weekend and keep warm.

bintang said...

Lets the sunshine shining through..

Jeanne said...

Oh my! I don't know that I've ever experienced the snow lite up like that. Beautiful.

Robert V. Sobczak said...

It's fun to be able to see milestones from so far away, it's a way to feel connected to the larger community, and in this instance, the government.

Wren said...

Classic photo. I like your new header also.

Ruth said...

What deceivingly warm colour. Gorgeous sunrise!!

SandyCarlson said...

The trees and their shadows seem to dance. This is lovely.

earthtoholly said...

Thanks for stopping by and commenting.

This is gorgeous...love how the colorful sky is reflected on the snow!

Barbara said...

Gorgous. Smiles B

George said...

The reflection of the sun on the snow is gorgeous. A stunning photo!

Rob (Inukshuk Adventure) said...

Great sunrise shot. You must have been up early.

ramblingwoods.com said...

Wow..the colors are beautiful...

Rambling Round said...

The snow really makes a difference!

Connie said...

Pretty sky. I love how it makes the snow look pink and purple shades.

gel(Emerald Eyes) said...

Another gorgeous shot! C'est magnifique!

Tammie Lee said...

You have captured the beauty of winter and a stunning sky!

Denise said...

A stunning photograph, just have to go back and look at it again.

Grammy said...

Thanks for stopping by.I love the color on the snow. Great picture. Happy swf.
Grammy
Missouri, USA

byrningbunny said...

What incredible colors. Great capture!

Suz Broughton said...

A.M.A.Z.I.N.G! Just stunning.

Gattina said...

What a beautiful picture ! Something to make a painting out of it !

2sweetnsaxy said...

What a beautiful shot. Man, what a way to start the morning! I can imagine sitting with a hot cup of coffee daydreaming... :-)

Esther Garvi said...

Beautiful reflections! You always manage to capture an intriguing part of your world - the lighting is just amazing!

Greetings from West Africa!

Bhavesh Chhatbar said...

Truly a wonderful shot.

White Oleander said...

Beautiful!

hitch writer said...

terrific shot !!

love the colours !!

angela said...

You've captured an amazing sunrise there...love the rosy glow on the snow.

Baruch said...

Stunning photo - awesome colour

Babooshka said...

Truly spectacular.

Kerri said...

Awesome shot!

Anne-Berit said...

Wow,love this,amazing colours!

Linnea W said...

Amazing shot with spectacular colors and terrific composition.

Good_ole_USA said...

Wow what an incredible sunset shot.

theArthurClan said...

Wonderful ~ I love the sun shining through the beautiful trees. You truly are a gifted photographer!

Jim said...

Golly, Guy, this is really pretty! I can tell it was a cold morning.

Hope your SkyWatch was happy, thank you for your visit and nice comment.
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Indrani said...

Wow! I love the sight of the sky blazing in the background.

fishing guy said...

Guy: Really neat sky for SWF, thanks for sharing.

Kit said...

Wow, that is STUNNING! You have some very nice photography here.

Thanks for stopping by my site last Friday. :)

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