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Thursday, 2 October 2008

Sunset vapour trails - for Skywatch

As the sun was setting against the backdrop of a cloudless blue sky, the vapour trails of several planes were lit by the setting sun. This is the view from my back garden.

And already another plane is making its mark:




16 comments:

Picturing of Life said...

love ur sky colors

I hope you stop by at my SWF post also in HERE. Thanks

Coloradolady said...

These are great shots. This always makes me think the planes did not know what direction to go and they just kept crossing the sky. Great photos. Have a great weekend.

oldcrow61 said...

Wow, very nice indeed.

Photo Cache said...

cool shots. it appears like someone doodled in the sky.

Rose said...

Fantastic shots! I love the turn of the one jet stream. Makes you wonder what happened to cause such a drastic change of direction.

reluctantfarmchik said...

Beautiful - love the colors! Very nice post.

Old Wom Tigley said...

Busy but very beautiful Sky Tricia...

Tom :O)

onangelwings said...

Cool capture and great color.

Kophieps said...

Fascinating traces in the sky. I love the way the light gives them life, and how they change.

Baruch said...

Oh wow, what stunning pictures of a stunning sky!

Laura ~Peach~ said...

beautiful colors! great SWF!

Arija said...

The odd man ut, the one veering at right angles really makes the pictures. Nice capture.

Roses and Lilacs said...

Lovely pink vapor trails. What in the world are all those planes doing up there?
Marnie

Gayle said...

That is an amazing amount of flight traffic leaving lovely pink trails!

Stop by if you have a moment!

jaejae said...

one of the best shots for the week, tricia! i've always been waiting and waiting for jet smoke trails for the longest time but just couldn't get the best shot!

have a nice weekend! hope you can drop by mine as well!

vincibene said...

Wonderful impressive pictures!

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