Evening Sky

Tuesday, there was an 80% chance of rain for our area. Most of the day was rain-free, but we had a brief shower in the early evening while  Motor Man and I were at dinner. When we arrived home and looked out over the river, this is what we saw.  You may want to click to enlarge: there was a dark odd-shaped cloud to the left, and a portion of a rainbow to the right.

cloud and rainbow 8-12-2014 6-32-16 PM

 A little later in the evening,  the sky was such pretty shades of blue.

blue clouds 8-12-2014 7-21-10 PM

Groom Swan was here.

groom swan 8-12-2014 7-22-45 PM

And so was Bride Swan.

bride swan 8-12-2014 7-23-40 PM

 Dramatic skies and “my” swans…

bride and groom 8-12-2014 7-23-10 PM

…we thought it to be a perfect evening.

~These Days Of Mine~

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16 responses to “Evening Sky

  1. Ooh that last picture! Like a postcard 🙂
    MJ

  2. Absolutely beautiful! Thanks for sharing:)

  3. Indeed it was perfect…….!

    Pam

  4. Wonderful blues to sooth the soul. Seeing the angelic swans is like icing on a cake. Perfection at it’s finest. 🙂

  5. Beautiful pictures, as always! Glad the swan couple are visiting more often.

  6. Very dramatic and calming at the same time. The first one looks like a painting. Beautiful photos, Dianna.

  7. WOW!!! Love all the reflections in the water too.

  8. REALLY like the concentric circles in the water by the love swans and the clouds were wonderful even if they were not rain clouds!! I have enjoyed catching up on your blog Dianna—do not know how you do it all–just ever so glad you do my talented friend!!

  9. Sounds and looks like perfection to me. I could be happy there!

  10. love that last photo!

  11. Ahhhh. Just looking at your lovely photos always makes me feel peaceful and relaxed. I think I need a year-long calendar of your photos hanging on my wall!

  12. I think the three of you were right … amazing shots !

  13. Shirley Matthews Dunn

    A perfect evening and perfect pictures!

  14. So serenely relaxing to view your photos Dianna. It must surely have been a perfect evening. 🙂

  15. I didn’t realize how far behind I’d gotten in reading! That was the perfect evening sky, nice catch of the rainbow. We’ve had some great skies lately. The swans know when to show up, don’t they?

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