Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Carpe diem

"It's only four o'clock, and it's already getting dark!" a cashier grumbled today. Daylight Saving Time has spoiled her afternoon; no more daylight for her on work days until spring.

So I came home, grabbed the camera, and went out to catch the last bit of light.

4:24, walking towards the light in the sky. Taken with flash, to catch the leaves. And then lightened a bit, ditto.

Heading north

The last light in the west.

And I turned and walked back home, facing east, into the falling dusk.

A Skywatch post.


  1. Nice pictures.
    The second is my favorite !

  2. I love the top photo, great Autumn image.

  3. Olá,
    Linda foto! Gosto muito do tom laranja do céu no entardecer.

  4. Wonderful sky photos. Beautiful last light. this time of the day is really a photographers time.
    Greatings from Germany. I love BC. One summer we walked from Vancouver to Cranbrook, with our two kids.

  5. Very nice!
    Have a great week-end!

  6. Beautiful skies ! Yes it's sad that days are so short now !

  7. Thanks, all! Carola, that was quite a walk! I've often wanted to try something like that; never found anyone brave enough to do it with me.

  8. I like the "heading north" shot!!


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