Sawhill Ponds Sunset II

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    There was a nice sunset tonight. I recommend you view it on black for the full effect.

    As I arrived there was a photographer folding up his tripod after lighting up a smoke to celebrate another brilliant Colorado sunset captured. He drove off as I set up. Sort of feel bad for the guy.

    BTW, this isn't really meant to be a great image (I tend not to like the mirror image sunset shots that look like a cross between a Rorschach test and a bad tie die) but I did want to share it since it was pretty sweet light. Next time I'll try to put some thought into a composition ahead of time but I was not feeling great this evening.

    Craig - S, Arild Heitmann Photography, and 12 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. rbeard1938 66 months ago | reply

      Absolutely breath-taking.

    2. KlausKommoss 65 months ago | reply

      Hm, the reflected clouds look like floating on the water.
      I agree, there is something about reflection scenes, mirror images that can be almost irritating. Repetition, the most fundamental aspect of learning.

    3. ~ Floydian ~  65 months ago | reply

      Classic, but seeing such a great sky it´s hard not taking such a shot. Colour contrast is wonderful between deep red and blue...a good one Jeff.

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    4. Craig - S 65 months ago | reply

      WOW! I sort of feel bad for the guy, and I don't think you're giving yourself enough credit here. This is sweet!

    5. pam's pics- 65 months ago | reply

      This is a great shot

    6. Arild Heitmann Photography 65 months ago | reply

      Stunning sky and first class reflections!

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    7. Jeff Beard 65 months ago | reply

      Thanks for all the kind words folks!

    8. Stuart Stevensonº 65 months ago | reply

      Brilliant colour, superb sky.

    9. Fort Photo 65 months ago | reply

      Yep, twas amazing in your location too. I noticed on this one the upper clouds only stayed lit for a very short time.

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    10. d'Antela 65 months ago | reply

      Incredible reflections, very nice!

    11. rbeard1938 65 months ago | reply

      The thing that fascinates me the most is the depth of field in the reflections of the clouds. At first I thought they were some kind of vegetation growing in the pond.

    12. bzhsojo 65 months ago | reply

      Wonderful picture!!!
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    13. Stema Photography 64 months ago | reply

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