Saturday, November 26, 2016

Carolina Beach Sunrise. . . . . . . . .


I set the alarm for 6:30 am this morning not wanting to miss the chance 
to take sunrise photos. At first I was not sure of catching a perfect sunrise, the
 clouds were heavy, almost threatening. 
Within 15 minutes all changed. . . . . . . . for the better.
There were a few early beach walkers, a trawler followed by gulls and pelicans,
 beautiful cloud patterns, and finally the golden rays of the sun falling across the
 ocean making a path to the shoreline.
Imagine what you would miss if you slept in at the coast!



The perfect 'glitter path' - I didn't know until now that there was a name for
 this beautiful pathway across the water.



All photos taken today 6:30-7:15 am - from our 10th floor balcony.


8 comments:

  1. Gorgeous picture and well worth waking early for Mary! It's a cold November rainy day up here so enjoy where you are. xo Pam

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  2. Wonderful photos - isn't it extraordinary how quickly the sky changes both in colour, texture, and formation, and all within 45 minutes?

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  3. Gorgeous! I miss the sun sets we saw over the Gulf of Mexico when we lived in Naples, Florida.

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  4. That was certinly woth getting up for

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  5. Beautiful! It certainly helps to be on the 10th floor with an obstructed view. Cloudy here today so not much sunshine. Best wishes, Tammy

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  6. Dear Mary, It was worth getting up so early. Thank you for sharing such wonderful photos with us. They are scenes that us land lubbers never get to see.

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  7. Beautiful! I had to smile, as for us we wait for the sunsets over the sea, equally as stunning. What fun it would be to come to your side and see a sunrise.

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  8. What lovely photos! Yes, we got a few times early to see the sunrise over Scarborough but after doing that twice, my desire to stay warm under the covers took over, sad to say. :)

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