Thursday, 22 December 2011

Carols Sky - SkyWatch Friday


Another school event, another school sky.

In the middle of the week we had the school carol service – outside at the ending of the day. It was surprisingly chilly, but a glass of wine helped.

The kids sang in their classes and I was “asked” up on stage by the Principal!




The sky was grey for most of the night, but as the Sun was just on the horizon the sky blazed with colour. There was even a little patch of pink cloud in the sky.

The excitement of the coming weekend seemed to distract the kids and their parents from the sky – well that’s the charitable analysis anyway.


You may be able to find other festive skies at Skywatch Friday.

You can also see the most recent post on my other blog by clicking the “Paying Ready Attention” link on the RHS of the screen.
Enjoy the skies, enjoy the weekend and see you other the other side!






18 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

lovely colors against the silhouetted trees!

Reena Walkling said...

Beautiful rich skies Stewart! Have a great Holiday!

Lasse said...

Wish you a very Merry Christmas !
Lovely pictures !

Sylvia K said...

Such dramatic and beautiful skies! Superb captures for the day, Stewart! I always love the blackened trees against the colorful skies -- like exclamation points! Hope you and your family have a very Merry Christmas!

Sylvia

Betty Manousos@ Cut and Dry said...

wow! terrific shots!!!
it's really hard to pick a favourite!
i can just feel the tranquility pouring out of these pictures!

loving your photography/blog!

happy holidays!

Gary said...

Great capture!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

Lynne said...

Love the golden sky. I'm a Big fan of silhouette's. Happy Skywatching.

Steffi said...

Lovely photos!Merry christmas to you and your family!

EG Wow said...

Lovely sky shots and I'm curious as to why the principal wanted you up on stage. :)

ros@dimaggio63 said...

Molto bella questa immagine.
L'effetto di colori รจ molto piacevole.
Grazie della condivisione.
Myriam

NixBlog said...

Beautiful skies you've captured, Stewart.

Island Rambles Blog said...

Very dramatic sky..nice series...Happy Sky Watch and Merry Christmas

ladyfi said...

Oh, I do love carol services!

Love the first shot - very festive.

Have a wonderfully sunny Christmas!

joo said...

Lovely sky, Steward!
Merry Christmas to you and your family!
Joo

HansHB said...

Perfect for Skywatch!
I wish you a Merry Christmas!

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

A lovely pre-Christmas celebration for everyone and beautiful skies for the grownups besides. (I'm glad you did what the principal said ;>)

Spare Parts and Pics said...

Another great post, Stewart. Have a wonderful Christmas.

icedgurl said...

trekking your amazing blog! keep blogging! happy holidays!

cheers!
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