Thursday, May 5, 2011

The Promise Kept - SkyWatch Friday

No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn
Hal Borland
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35 comments:

Carver said...

The new growth looks so beautiful against the clear blue sky.

Sylvia K said...

Gorgeous capture, Karen, and such vivid colors! I agree with Carver, the new growth does look beautiful against the clear sky! Terrific! Hope you have a wonderful weekend!

Sylvia

Rajesh said...

Beautiful. The green against the blue sky looks great.

fjÀllripan said...

Beautiful! So lovely green and a clear blue sky...:)

jo©o said...

Hope Hal is right.
This lime green looks sublime against the strong blue.

Steffi said...

Wonderful photo!Great colours!

Tammie Lee said...

absolutely beautiful!

Ms. Becky said...

one of the most beautiful sights in this world is the lime green of tree flowers against a deep blue sky. it's joyful. happy SWF, and have a great weekend.

clairz said...

So glad that you have captured spring itself in the opening of these leaves!

Gary said...

You're sure ahead of us!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

Regina said...

How pretty!
Happy SWF Karen.
Enjoy your weekend.
" Regina "

Photo Cache said...

this is such a happy image.

Ewok

LauraX said...

the green is so alive Karen...winter is so long in the north and when the leaves and blossoms emerge how can we feel anything but gratitude!

chubskulit said...

What a gorgeous shot.

Frostbite and Sunburn said...

Ooh, you're a few weeks ahead of us - that's a great colourful shot!

forgetmenot said...

Beautiful photos of the buds coming out--and what a BLUE sky!!!! I absolutely love the quote--excellent. Have a lovely weekend. Mickie :)

Lew said...

The seasons just keeping rolling along, like the river!

J Bar said...

Great blue sky.
Sydney - City and Suburbs

Birgitta said...

Gorgeous capture! Such beautiful sharp colors!

NatureFootstep said...

very nice photo of spring. Green and blue. :)

Wren said...

Lovely photo - it makes its own promise of spring.

Inger-M said...

Love the composition, and the colors - just awesome!

rofi@tips keluarga harmonis said...

Love the contrast!

Thanks for dropping by...

lina@women's perspectives said...

Very lovely combination and composition :)
Have a great weekend...

Halcyon said...

Just beautiful!

Schooling Mum said...

So sharp and clear and vibrant! I love it!

I have a GLORIOUS WESTERN SKY entry, hope you can visit me as well! Thanks!

thomas said...

nice shot,lovely buds of spring.

My SWF

Ebie said...

Perfect blue skies as backdrop!

Explorerminded said...

so beautiful! thanks for dropping by!

LV said...

What a blessing we live where the seasons change. This is a remarkable blue shot with the pretty stems of green.

TonyC said...

Spring perfectly encapsulated in a photograph. Well done.

Shirley said...

Thank goodness for the promise of spring!! So glad to see you, dear friend, with your budding leaves, early flowers and gentle breezes.

eden said...

Love this photo. Great shot.

Les... said...

the buds reaching for the sky... life renews in north america! lovely pic *VBS*

Mildred said...

Great shot! Love the composition and the contrast!
Thanks for sharing;o)
Have a nice and happy weekend*

Mine is here:

http://merrymildred.blogspot.com/2011/05/ciel-de-lorraine-le-soir-du-12-mai.html