Thursday, March 26, 2009

Seeing Beauty



“Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.” Confucius

Click the Sky Watch Friday button to see all kinds of interesting skies that participants share with us from all over the world.


















Celebrating the change of seasons with an altered book.

41 comments:

Anne said...

Cool!

Maya@Completely-Coastal said...

I just love all the wonderful quotes you put next to your images..., I've been writing some of them into my "Words to Life by" book.

the daily said...

lovely view...

My entry for SWF post this week: in HERE. I hope that you can stop by as well. Thanks

Carletta said...

Earth, water, sky - a wonderful and beautiful trio here!

My post is here: Carletta’s Captures.

Louise said...

I think I could on that flat rock and just look for a long, long time!

david mcmahon said...

Very nice work ....

erin said...

indeed he was right...you've got to observe that around you...you never know what you will see.

have a great weekend.

Ebie said...

What a beautiful landscape photo.
Hope you are settled in your new abode.

Your EG Tour Guide said...

Love your Confucius quote - it's soooo true. Love the rocks in your photo!

NovaS said...

this is fabulous...

Check out mine too:

HISTORY of SUPERNOVA and SWEETPAIN
ANGELS IN MY LIFE
SPICES OF LIFE

Guy D said...

Wow what a great looking location, I love this photo, welldone.

Have a great weekend!
Guy
Regina In Pictures

Arija said...

Confucius makes a lot of sense. Nine photo.

VALKYRIEN said...

Confusius wasn't confused! Nice shot!

Photo Cache said...

Again, the photo and the quote are a perfect match.

Janie said...

Well, in this case, Confucius would probably say, "only someone blind as a fruit bat could miss the beauty in that photo!"

Sylvia K said...

Lovely quote and this beauty I can certainly see! Beautiful shot!

Jeri said...

Great sky shot - I love your quotes too!

Steffi said...

Very nice view!Happy SWF!

Carolyn said...

Your photographs are always so soft and welcoming. I love the quote. Thank you so much for sharing.
Smiles

The Write Girl said...

I love this shot. Great photo for swf : )

Elaine Dale said...

I really like the way my eyes were drawn through this picture, beautiful shot.

Bryan said...

I could easily take a seat there and enjoy an afternoon with that view.

esnorway said...

nice pic and butiful. Happy swf

Staci said...

Thanks so much for stopping by my blog last week :-) Gorgeous photo, TFS!

Syaa_Fiqq said...

Beautiful sky watch, great capture, and nice quote..

Sharon Ellery said...

Beautifully framed photo and the clouds are glorious. And the quote is perfect. Always inspiring :-)

Sharon

Will said...

Nice photo! I like the way you framed it. Nice blog.

Babooshka said...

That quote sums up so much about my profession for me and I definitely see the beayty of this image.

GreensboroDailyPhoto said...

Loved the quote. However, likely, everyone will find beauty in your skywatch photo!

TCKK said...

Great clouds and blue sky!

MaineBirder said...

That's a beautiful photo. Makes me want to be there.

My Skywatch:
Full Moon Sunset

Laurieluc said...

Beautiful pictures, both. I really like the way you frame your shots--Thanks for sharing.

Tarolino said...

I certainly see the ty in this picture. It's wonderful.

sealaura said...

what a lovely picture. I agree with Maya, these are great quotes.

Naturegirl said...

Beautiful images! I adore the butterflies and pansies! Do pop by my place Sunday to see more of earth's beauty!love and light NG

The Summer Kitchen Interiors said...

Thanks so much for stopping by! We love that quote - it is so true {we apply that one a lot to all of the junk thinkgs we bring home....we remind our husbands of this vary saying!}
Enjoy your week ahead!
Karla & Karrie

Imelda said...

thanks for your sweet comment on my site. your posts and photos are very inspiring. thanks for sharing and good luck on your move.

imelda@inspired simplicity

tiffany ~ shabby scraps said...

bautiful photos and wonderful sentiments! I am glad to have stopped by!
xoxo, Tiffany

Linda Manning Findley said...

Mandy the changing seasons is wonderful ... like all of your work ... Linda F

abeachcottage said...

oh i enjoyed this and i certainly could just do this all day

sarah

Marie Reed said...

Mandy! I've had an absolute ball reading through your blog! I am a true rookie when it comes to altered art:) I've just started creating ATC's so it was really inspiring to see the little ATC books that you've made too! Have a great weekend!