Thursday, October 08, 2009

Sky Watch #63


IMG_0285, originally uploaded by M'roy.

This was the sky on May 16, 2009 at Yosemite. It was a lovely day.

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66 comments:

Dewdrop said...

Gorgeous! I love the mountains. I would love a mountain home one day! I could sit all day and just stare at them. Awesome!

I don't really subscribe to the whole global warming theory. Weather is very much cyclical. Most trends in weather do repeat over the years.

Pacey said...

It really shows what a lovely day it was not to mention the marvelous scene. Great shot as always and hope to see this one day. (*winks)

Pietro said...

Fabulous scenery, with the mountains, the forest, the waterfall!

Naturegirl said...

Oh my a glorious view! I have travelled along mountian highways...very scary..if you're on the edge! Great image! Thank you for sharing!

Texas Travelers said...

WOW !!!!!!!

Tranquility said...

What a beautiful view! I just love those big, boxy mountains, the perfect blue sky. The waterfall is like icing on the cake! :)

Carletta said...

I've loved all of your shots lately; but his is just a gorgeous view! I saw the waterfall and my jaw dropped.

Carletta’s Captures.

Quiet Paths said...

You did a wonderful shoot of a beloved national treasure.

Steffi said...

Very good shot!I love it!Wonderful!Have a nice weekend!

Elisabeth said...

Good shot. Awesome country...thanks for sharing.

cara said...

stunning scene - would love to be there right now breathing deeply!

Maria said...

It's a most enthralling scenery! Makes me wanna go there visit and hike for a long long time...
Have a nice weekend!

Bemused26 said...

that's a great photo, i love seeing photos with scenery like that- really beautiful picture.

Bemused26 said...

ooohhh. I missed that waterfall- how'd i do that?! That just makes it an even more awesome view!

Namnet said...

It was a beautiful day, indeed! Lovely scenery and a great picture as usual. Your photos never disappoint me:-)
Happy skywatching.

Tara R. said...

That scene is absolutely stunning! So many gorgeous elements to make this a wonderful photo.

Eaglesbrother said...

Beautiful Photograph and I am very Partial to Water Falls...love them.

Eaglesbrother

eileeninmd said...

Gorgeous scenery and the sky is wonderful too. It is nice that you were there while the waterfalls was chugalugging.

Martha Z said...

Our shared favorite place, alway beautiful.

Light and Voices said...

I have never been to Yosemite. It looks like a wonderful place to visit. Thanks for sharing such a peaceful and serene landscape photo.
Joyce M

Yogi♪♪♪ said...

Wow, great shot of a familiar scene. I love the waterfall on the right.

AL said...

WOW, very picturesque!

Carver said...

What a beautiful place and photographed so well. Happy skywatching!

Marites said...

love it...love it..wish i can get there someday!

Maria said...

Beautiful...
Is that a waterfall tucked in?
Glorious~
Happy Wanderings!
Maria

Barb said...

Your Yosemite photo is breathtaking. I wonder if those trees are changing now?

The Nomadic Pinoy said...

I always think of this as the classic shot of Yosemite. You gave it justice!

SandyCarlson said...

Ken Burns would love that!

Ebie said...

The mountains is so gorgeous, very picturesque!

Japa said...

Very captivating place to be. Great shot.

Thanks for your visit, too.

VioletSky said...

Love that there is a waterfall in amongst all that rock.

Tes said...

Beautiful scene! Majestic mountains! Nice shot!

napaboaniya said...

Mountains and the sky the perfect combination :)
Have a good weekend!

upto6only said...

the picture is so beautiful. the combination of the sky, mountain and the trees are perfect.

chrome3d said...

You couldn´t find any more spectacular waterfall scene? It is so astonishing scene but the waterfall makes it extra special.

Hilda said...

A beautiful sky and an absolutely magnificent scene!

Have a wonderful weekend!

magiceye said...

oh wow! this is brilliant!

J Bar said...

Great scenery.
Sydney - City and Suburbs

Tammie Lee said...

You have honored this place wonderfully with this photo!
Spirithelpers

Samson said...

WOW! Stunning

Luke said...

unreal!

luna miranda said...

a perfect view!

Mike said...

Those formations are stunning. So unique. Beautiful shot :)

Standley said...

What a wonderful scenery!

Arija said...

The grey elephantine rocks just stol my heart. Great picture.

Grace Olsson said...

great shot...very very quiet....
congrats
Hvae a ncie weekend
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Heart of Rachel said...

It's a gorgeous day. You've captured it well.

jabblog said...

Beautiful photograph - it's lovely to look back at an earlier season.

Pearl Maple said...

Wow, fabulous view of Yosemite, some place many of us would like to go one day but so few get the pleasure. Thanks for sharing your photo with sky watch friday.

This Is My Blog - fishing guy said...

PC: That is one beautiful look at one of natures wonders, nicely done.

Ginnie said...

This is one place in our country I've never seen with my own eyes, Marie. You've really whetted my appetite!

B SQUARED said...

Is there ever a bad day at Yosemite?

Eki Qushay Akhwan said...

what a breathtaking view! it takes my breath away ...

Colin Campbell said...

Lovely. I have a shot very similar to this. I love Yosemite.

Secret Mom Thoughts said...

Gorgeous shot.

JOE TODD said...

Only been there once and that isn't enough

alicesg said...

Very beautiful scenery. The mountain in the background is amazing. Have a nice weekend.

Arlene said...

this is a very beautiful view of nature! thanks for sharing.

thanks for the visit, too!

sonia a. mascaro said...

Wonderful photo!

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Vita Stunder said...

Christ! You're popular!
One more comment from me coming up! ;)

Awesome shot my friend!
Have a great weekend :)

syel said...

really really gorgeous!!!!

YTSL said...

So very beautiful! Eye-catchingly so, in fact -- so much that I was drawn to it while visiting for Photo Hunt. :)

Jan K. said...

What a majestic landscape!

Danton said...

Very enticing photo of a beautiful place. Am late in dropping by, just busy. Only uploaded my post and had no time to visit. Appreciate your visit. Really.

Abaniko said...

My stunning dream place! Thanks for sharing.

By the way, care for an exchange link? :-)

January said...

Very beautiful! wish I can see this place in reality! huh! thanks for sharing!