Thursday, August 19, 2010

Ideals

The ideals which have lighted me on my way and time after time given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Truth, Goodness, and Beauty. Albert Einstein


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Thought fans of Sky Watch would appreciate this view of a yacht pulling out of the harbor on a changeable weather kind of day.  Click the link to see what 100s of bloggers from all over the world have found to share with us this week. 
Still time to answer a survey to win a subscription to a Australian Scrapbooking magazine linked here.   Posted some fun things on the Tattered Angels blog this month including a tutorial on mist effects that look like vintage glass.

26 comments:

Luke Wiley said...

A nice range of weather captured in one shot!

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Titania said...

Pretty scenery in a harmony of blue.

Sylvia K said...

Lovely, stormy looking clouds! Great capture for the day, Mandy! Hope you have a great weekend! Enjoy!

Sylvia

Carol said...

Beautiful skywatch shot!

EG Wow said...

Gotta love Einstein's wisdom! Lovely shot, Mandy.

ewok1993 said...

what a lovely scene. happy skywatching.

Eaglesbrother said...

nice Blue sky...the clouds in the background offer very good contrast..as for that Yacht...that water looks a bit shallow where it is going out.

caughtbymycamera said...

Lovely picture.

Karine said...

It looks like something off of a postcard :o)

Rajesh said...

Beautiful view of the yacht under the blue sky.

Jenny the Pirate said...

What a lovely picture, and I love the quote. Happy skywatching and happy Friday!

J Bar said...

Great shot.
Sydney - City and Suburbs

DrillerAA09 said...

Very nicely captured.

Laura said...

Mandy, this is lovely. Feels so serene. Have a wonderful weekend.

eden said...

Such a lovely beach scene. Love the quote too.

Have a great weekend.

Mary Howell Cromer said...

Now this would make a perfectly beautiful watercolour rendering, just a delightful image. Have a great weekend~

Vee said...

I've been enjoying looking at all the sky watches...then I looked over and saw a unique opportunity...I could become your 100th follower so I did!

Thanks so much for stopping by with a cheery word and for reminding me once again of your beautiful blog.

Tracy said...

Brilliant sky, the yacht almost looks like it is floating in sand

Carver said...

That's a beautiful sky and a beautiful boat too.

Manang Kim said...

Those are lovely shot!! Is it low tide?
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Powell River Books said...

Thanks for stopping by to see my SWF kayaking sunset. Looks like you have some great sailing in your area. It almost looks like the boat is sitting on the island. - Margy

Flotsam Friends said...

Stunning! Wish I was there. Have a lovely weekend. Pruxxx

Ann said...

Have you voted yet? We are interested about not wanting the monarchy issue will have any impact.

I like blue.

Tammie Lee said...

I love the softness of the colors in this wonderful photo.

Natasha Burns said...

Gorgeous, Mandy!

I'm liking the new blog layout!!! very fresh indeed! :)
Don't you just love it?!

Splendid Little Stars said...

love this photo! impressionistic and atmospheric!