28 August 2008

Sky Watch Friday - Sunrise at Malealea



Sunrise over the Thaba Putsuo mountains, viewed from Malealea in Lesotha, when we were on holiday there a few months ago.
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31 comments:

Petunia said...

Amazing:)
The dark silhouette and the lava sky!

Petunia

Julie said...

Quite a stunning shade of orange, Max. The mountains look fairly rugged, too.

Ivar Ivrig said...

Wonderful orange color. amazing :-)

Yen said...

AMAZING! Another fave this week:)Drop by if you got a chance, HERE.

Pretty Life Online said...

stunning catch for Skywatch! Mine's up too hope you can drop by.... Happy weekend!

RiverPoet said...

From one perspective, it almost looks like a picture of the bottom of the sun, boiling and spewing fire....

D

Bradley Myers said...

Great colors, glad I stopped by.

imac said...

What a beautiful coloured photo.

Berit said...

WOW!! Amazing, and it looks like fire!!

Photo Cache said...

A very dramatic shot. Great SWF entry.

Maria said...

Great, it's a wonderful sunrise. I think I would not stay alive if I saw such a sunrise here in Vienna :)
Happy SWF!

Cátia said...

wonderful!i love the colors!great sky

Kelly said...

Stunning shade of orange sunrise! Beautiful photo!!

Louise said...

Fiery sky. Incredible. Great shot.

babooshka said...

A real flamming orange sky. Exquisite.

dot said...

Wow, what a sky! Gorgeous colors.

Mary said...

What stunning colors!

Arija said...

Wonderful sky. Great photo.

Bob Johnson said...

Wow, great shot,love the orange and the clouds,nice.

Lilli & Nevada said...

absolutely gorgeous

Michele (Rocky Mtn.Girl) said...

Gasp! Fantastic. Stunning... impressive.
Mountain Retreat

guild-rez said...

Thank you for a wonderful picture..

Daryl said...

Red skies are my favorite ...


:-Daryl

Jeanette said...

that's incredible!! Those colours are amazing

Wren said...

Great skywatch, very dramatic and I love the colors.

sonia a.m. said...

What a fantastic sunrise, Max!
The name Malealea sounds very beautiful to me!

Have a nice weekend.

sonia a.m. said...

Me again, Max.
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Merisi said...

Like back in the days when the earth was born, out of fire. Magnificent sky! :-)

Anna said...

Wow this is beautiful. Anna :)

Kerri said...

Sunrise....my favorite time of the day! This is a FABULOUS shot Max! Definitely one of my favorites!!

Tommy V said...

I really like your sunset. I am tried to catch up on my swf sites.