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The end of the day

By ColleenA
Good morning....
Thank you for all the votes and comments and a special thank you to Helenlinda and Cheesy for their UA's, much appreciated. I will turn some of those reflections into true abstarcts as suggested by some of you.
Last night we had another great sunset. I noticed the funny clouds about an hour before sunset, so this time I was prepared and went down to the marina with my tripod, wide angle lens and my Lee ND grad filters. The sky kept changing and I got so many different versions of the sunset over 20 minutes so thought I would share them all in one go so you can see what I saw.
V1 was after the sunset, the sky was quite pink
V2 sun peeping over the roof of The Raddison hotel...puffy clouds
V3 sunset
V4 deeper colours

Tags: Sunset Cape town Landscape and travel Granger Bay

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Comments


CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
3 May 2014 6:29AM
A beautiful series, Colleen, what a wonderful sky. Carol

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tractor 11 3 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 6:48AM
Great selection of pictures
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 7:09AM
brilliant set colleen wonderful colours and light and the sky's are fantastic v2 my favourite today a real stunner very very very nice one Wink
andy
NDODS Plus
5 5.0k 125 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 7:30AM
A beautifully observed and composed set of lowlight images, each one giving me so much pleasure. I particularly like image number two "Stunning"

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
Benlib 4 1 3
3 May 2014 7:32AM
Like #1 and #2 best, better balance from the clouds patterns.
3 May 2014 7:39AM
A stunning set of images, all worthy of their own upload, Colleen!
You've spoilt us today with four fantastic sunsets!SmileSmileSmileSmile
V2 is really special with the starry sun shining through against those beautiful clouds!
Richard
Super set of images Colleen, V2 my favourite,
Fred.
3 May 2014 7:51AM
A stunning set of images Colleen Smile
The clouds in V2 are amazing, my favourite Smile
Jan
tomcat 10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 7:54AM
Four stunners Colleen

Overnight frost here

Adrian
3 May 2014 8:03AM
4 Wonderful sunset images Colleen.
V2 is my favourite for its amazing cloud formation
netta1234 Plus
4 354 2 Wales
3 May 2014 8:06AM
I agree with Richard,yes you have spoilt us for choice today Colleen I love v1 and the sky in v2 is Fantastic.
Hope your husband is getting betterSmile
NettaSmile
3 May 2014 8:24AM
Love the difference displayed in such a short time.
All beautiful!
3 May 2014 8:27AM
Defo v1 and v2
Spot on great sky
Oh how Beautiful Sunsets ,Sunset Colleen ! -Seems to be your new "comfort Zone" GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin Wecome to the Club!Smile --- Sunset Jukka.
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
3 May 2014 8:48AM
Wonderful set of images Colleen - the beautiful colour and reflections of V1 and then that glorious cloud formation in V2 - Wow!
Joan
Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 10:03AM
Four superb pictures, all different, all excellent. Like them all Colleen.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
rontear Plus
13 8 7 England
3 May 2014 10:08AM
Beautifully taken Colleen.
Ron
mistere Plus
3 1 3 England
3 May 2014 10:13AM
All superb Colleen, love the sunburst in V2. A very special collection.

Dave.
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
3 May 2014 10:35AM
Oh my...V2 is STUN-NING for those clouds!! Holy cow. V1 is a very close second for me. Well shot all, Colleen. I'm so glad you made your way there in time Smile

Andrew
SlowSong Plus
8 6.3k 29 England
3 May 2014 10:41AM
V2 is my fave for today because of that gorgeous sky and the perfect position of the sun.
Smile
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 10:55AM
Beautiful set!
IB
3 May 2014 11:09AM
wonderful set
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
3 May 2014 11:10AM
An excellent set of this beautiful changing evening sky, Colleen - hard to choose a fave, they are all equally delightful SmileSmile
Trev Smile
Irishkate Plus
5 38 98 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 11:15AM
Isn't it fascinating to watch sunsets?
Four lovely images here Colleen and like the majority I think V2 is especially appealing
because of it's more unique colours.
V1 is of course spectacular with those wonderful orangey/pinks and blues.
Kate GrinGrinGrin
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 11:30AM
A wonderful selection SmileSmile
Helen
3 May 2014 11:44AM
V1 ticks all the boxes Colleen

Graham
3 May 2014 11:44AM
Excellent set of images, timed to perfection.

Richard
BIGRY1 Plus
4 3 7 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 12:13PM
Perfect lead in on them all and that is the type of sky I dream about!TongueGrin
Ryan
3 May 2014 12:21PM
WOW!!!! what a stunning set of images Colleen..... fabulous!

Jenny Smile
Nikonuser1 Plus
4 56 13 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 12:48PM
Excellent set of images ColleenSmile


Cliff
CaroleS Plus
6 421 3 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 1:54PM
What a sky!!!
3 May 2014 1:56PM
Sunsets are my favorite, Fantastic job on these sets...Kathleen
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
3 May 2014 2:18PM
Fabulous colours here Colleen.
Good set.
Mick.
capto Plus
4 3.9k 8 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 3:14PM
Great set of gorgeous colours.Smile

ivor
3 May 2014 3:28PM
Gorgeous images Colleen, you really are good at these.

John Smile
bobsblues 6 10 2 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 3:32PM
You do realize Colleen I am going to have to ban you from putting these images on Wink you make me so envious as I love boats and harbours and sunset and you have captured four beauties here. Every ones a winner for me and I'm delighted to add another award to your collection well done.SmileSmile
Rob
3 May 2014 3:47PM
Great set of pics v1 for meSmileSmile
3 May 2014 4:14PM
Excellent set. V2 is outstanding. Very well presented.
A tremendous bit of work well taken


Billy
ali63 Plus
4 747 1 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 5:41PM
Superb images Colleen, very well done GrinGrin

Ali
taggart Plus
12 46 13 United States
3 May 2014 5:47PM
Gorgeous work , well seen!
fotobee Plus
3 4 3 South Africa
3 May 2014 6:19PM
Hi Colleen, a very good sunset. Regards Martin
Lillian Plus
7 21 17 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 6:30PM
most definitely V1 for those colours
Lillian
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
3 May 2014 6:39PM
Brilliant sky Colleen. Well done.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron
Outstanding set of images, Colleen. Perfectly presented. Superb sky, reflections & POV.

Fred
myrab 10 United Kingdom
3 May 2014 8:36PM
What a fabulous quartet of pictures Colleen,

Myra
3 May 2014 9:11PM
Lovely sunset Colleen

Steve
3 May 2014 11:30PM
What a wonderful sky Colleen!!! A fascinating set!
Effrossini
3 May 2014 11:37PM
Superb set Colleen. Amazing colours. Cathy
marktc Plus
5 86 14 United Kingdom
4 May 2014 9:38AM
Beautifully captured Colleen and truly deserving of all those awards... Magical
Franko59 5 3 1 England
4 May 2014 2:49PM
V2 for me also,Sublime shot!
fazzer Plus
7 54 7 United Kingdom
4 May 2014 3:40PM
A great set Colleen ,especially like v1 ,the beautiful sky has been very well exposed and the shot well composed too
regards Jeremy SmileSmile
senn Plus
5 4 1 Belgium
4 May 2014 5:59PM
great set, .. v2 is most impressive
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
4 May 2014 8:17PM
All lovely but V2 really floats my boat.
cheesey 10 2 United Kingdom
4 May 2014 10:42PM
Beautiful images, lovely comps and what a sky. Nicely done Smile.
Cheesey.
6 May 2014 1:21AM
WOW beautiful images colleen cracking sot's love em !! SmileSmile
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
11 May 2014 6:37PM
A stunning set of sunset shots Colleen, you definitely picked the right one to lead with
zapar40 6 66 5 Wales
13 May 2014 7:19PM
wow, superb shots, v2 would have had my badge too, if i had been around. Blush
ant.

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