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Kona Sunset

Posted by
Barbara Kile (Ft. Worth, United States) on 25 February 2010 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

The clouds often came over the big island in the afternoon and lingered until after sunset. It never rained, however, even though the clouds looked stormy!

NIKON D300 8/5 seconds F/16.0 ISO 400 46 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

You've caught that lovely special unique quality of the light and sunsets in Hawaii. Marvelous, Barbara.

25 Feb 2010 7:54am

Julie Brown from Indianapolis, United States

Barbara your landscapes are awesome, and your flowers are gorgeous. I love the textures to all of your images!

25 Feb 2010 11:04am

@Julie Brown: Thanks, Julie!

Scene by Sharon Photography from Kingston, Ontario, Canada

simply stunning ...

25 Feb 2010 11:22am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Beautiful sunset image Barbara.

25 Feb 2010 12:29pm

António Pires from Lisbon, Portugal

Beautiful landscape at sunset.

25 Feb 2010 4:01pm

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

This is so nice, great muted colors.

25 Feb 2010 5:48pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Fabulous. I love the more pastel colors. Dramatic sky.

25 Feb 2010 8:28pm

Tim from Ft. Worth, United States

what a fun photo! a nicely caught moment :) beautifully framed and focused. love the color and mood. wow!

25 Feb 2010 8:48pm

Florence from Paris, France

That's what I like with sun and clouds... endless paintings changing every second. A fantastic playground (ground not beeing appropriate)... must invent a new word the : playsky. What do you think about it Barbara ? ;-)
A gorgeous palette of muted colors.

25 Feb 2010 9:01pm

@Florence: I agree! No sunset is like another - what an awesome thought. A wonderful palette we have to view and photograph. Thanks, Florence!

GJC from Kyoto (京都), Japan

How magical!

25 Feb 2010 11:47pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Beautiful catch Barbara....nature creates the most beautiful colors......

26 Feb 2010 12:32am

@Susan: Thanks, Susan - and I so enjoy the sunsets you've taken near your home. Nothing like a sunset/sunrise near the ocean!

Steve from Camdenton, United States

Nice sunset...very well done!

26 Feb 2010 3:45am

madagasca from singapore, Singapore

wow... this is breath taking! what a nice beautiful sun set you got!

26 Feb 2010 8:50am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

A wonderful scene with beautiful dramatic sky. Colors are simply magical.

26 Feb 2010 7:55pm

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

This is magic!!!!

27 Feb 2010 3:36am

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

WOW!!! This is a fantastic shot! I love the colour tones. The sky is beautiful and i like the reflection of the light on the water.

27 Feb 2010 7:43am

Self-Indulgence from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful. I like how it's almost half screened, the left side darker, the light bright. Gradient filter or just clouds? Also.. checked out your blog.. very, very nice!

27 Feb 2010 5:23pm

Bishop from Houston, United States

fantastic colors! :)

28 Feb 2010 1:51am

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

the light is just stunning! I love the way the water in the foreground reflects the colors, too!

28 Feb 2010 2:24am

Marie from FRESNES, France

très belles couleurs dans ce paysage.

28 Feb 2010 9:34am

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

the light and the color are wonderful !!
kisses !

28 Feb 2010 4:25pm

silence from Treviso, Italy


28 Feb 2010 4:56pm

Maria i Sennan from Sennan, Sweden

Living by the sea..gives a wounderfull picture with all it's colours..Maria

5 Mar 2010 4:01pm

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

Thanks everyone for stopping by at sunset!

7 Mar 2010 9:46pm

8/5 seconds
ISO 400
46 mm (35mm equiv.)