Outer Banks Sunset

More pictures today from our recent Outer Banks trip. Not horses this time, but rather, the sunset.

A few years ago, we discovered a tiny “park/beach” on Kitty Hawk Bay.  During the summer months, it’s very busy at sunset.  This time of year, you definitely won’t be alone, but you don’t have to jockey for position to take pictures.

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Some sunsets are vibrant and dramatic. This one was soft and tranquil, and the water was as smooth as glass.

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This is the same tree that was in my first photo. It was perfectly reflected in the water.

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And the reflection of the pier in the background made for an interesting picture.

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Overhearing snippets of conversation from people nearby, “oh, how pretty”, the sound of cameras clicking…

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…we were all there for the same reason.

~These Days Of Mine~

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14 responses to “Outer Banks Sunset

  1. So beautiful and peaceful…..

    Pam

  2. Wonderful and peaceful – no wonder there was the sound of cameras snapping.

  3. Beautiful photos. I love the first two shots, with the puffy cloud just hanging out.

  4. One of my favorite spots. When I first discovered it many years ago I rarely saw anybody there. I’ll have to show you some of my new “secret” spots.

  5. & I’d have to say you all found the right spot ! – a very peaceful series today.. really like the first one ….

  6. Shirley Matthews Dunn

    A piece of Heaven for sure, lovely.

  7. All pretty… favorite is the last! Do love that big old tree trunk in the first click!

  8. Omg these are so pretty. I can’t wrap my head around where this is. Exactly what I needed after a DAY at work.They are just gorgeous!

  9. …. so beautiful. Love that glassy water and the softness of the sky’s colors. MJ

  10. What a great way for me to finish my evening. Thanks for sharing such a beautiful evening with us.

  11. Good reason to go, and so glad you did!

  12. “Jockey for position”…ugh. 😉 I know what that can be like.
    They’re all so pretty. I can’t pick a favorite wait… okay, the bridge one is pretty dang cool!
    ~d.

  13. Such a beautiful place….

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