Saturday Snapshot~November 8

Another Saturday and it’s time for another Saturday Snapshot.  This is the fun link up hostessed by the lovely Melinda at West Metro Mommy Reads. Be sure to stop by there when you’re finished here to see all of the photos being shared.


I have been sad because of the lack of pretty sunrises and sunsets lately.  I don’t know why we’re not getting them.  Sunrises and sunsets are two of my favorite things in general and two of my favorite things to photograph.  I have been very disappointed in recent months.

This photo is a different kind of sunset than I’m used to capturing and posting but I think it’s beautiful none the less.  Ralph and I were on our way to dinner at a local restaurant recently when we both noticed how pretty this was. He stopped the car for me to take the photo.  There was no color.  The sky had been very overcast most of the day so it was all dark gray with the white of the fading sunlight.

White Sunset

I captured it over a swampy and wooded area near our town.  The trees with their Fall foliage add some color.  I still prefer the more colorful sunsets, but I thought that this one had a certain beauty.

Don’t forget to stop by West Metro Mommy Reads to see all of the other photographs being shared today!

Happy Saturday!

25 responses to “Saturday Snapshot~November 8

  1. What street was this photo taken on? Glad to hear that your recovery is slow but sure. Have been praying for you….xoxoxoxo

  2. Great shot! Glad to hear that I’m not the only one that stops to do stuff like that.

    Sean at His and Her Hobbies

  3. Sunsets always have a certain beauty, they always remind me of the passage of time, and to appreciate my days.

  4. A nice shot. Hope you’ll be able to get more beautiful shots in the colder months.

  5. There is an aura to this shot that definitely captures me…which goes to show that nature, in whatever form, has much to offer us. Thanks for sharing! And thanks for visiting my blog.

  6. I love to take photos of sunrises and sunsets too. The one you featured today is lovely. I like the light shining through the branches and leaves — different from the dramatic reds, golds, and oranges and a subtle kind of beauty.
    Here are my Saturday Snapshots.

  7. I agree. It does have an austere beauty.

    Here’s my Saturday Snapshot!

  8. I like your photo – I love the way the sun is shining through the trees. My Snapshot is at

  9. The muted colours of this sunset match the mood of an autumn evening beautifully 🙂

  10. There is definitely beauty in all of nature. We sometimes need to look with a different perspective. Thanks for sharing this lovely place.

  11. Nice shot. Thanks for sharing and stopping by my blog.
    Sharon @ Sharon’s Book Nook!

  12. What a wonderful pic Fran!!!! Love it!!

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