Friday, 21 January 2011

Lengthening Days

For the past few weeks it's been the usual January scenario of leaving the house in the dark and getting back from work in the dark. Today, however,  I arrived back at around 5 o'clock and had this view from my back door...
Join in SOOC over on Jan's blog

Okay, I know it's nearing darkness... but in a very pretty way and it was light enough for my camera to take the shots (which it doesn't usually do for sunsets!)

18 comments:

  1. OH...that is so beautiful, in an unreal way. the creeping orange in the top photo is great, but that silhouetted tree against the orange and pink, really beautiful shots, pip!

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  2. Winter silhouettes of the trees are fantastic!
    Thanks for stopping by.
    Have a nice weekend.

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  3. Beautiful sunset. Best time of day to take pics in my opinon!

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  4. Like waves of beaitiful light across the sky! Gorgeous photos!

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  5. And what a view! The sky is gorgeous!

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  6. Yes, just a few weeks ago it was almost dark at 5:30. The sunset is beautiful.

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  7. Very pretty. I am seeing many of the same sunsets here too. I'll post one in a couple days. You have done a wonderful job capturing all the colors. Thanks for sharing! Here is my entry.

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  8. It looks so pretty shot so colorful. Happy SOOC Sunday.

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  9. What a great pics. love the colors.

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  10. This is gorgeous! I mentioned to my hubby yesterday that it was almost six and still a sliver of light out. It's such a good feeling to see the days growing longer.

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  11. It just doesn't get any better than this. Wonderful shots.

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  12. Gorgeous! Great colors... the silhouette is great.

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  13. Wow, just fabulous colours... wonderful photos.

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  14. This time of year, it is occasionally hard to remember there is a sun. Good for you to get to see it and capture it!

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  15. Beautiful light & silhouette. Despite the bitter cold, I am happy the days are growing noticeably longer.

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  16. Lovely colours - we have had some glorious sunsets too!

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