Thursday, February 24, 2011

a snowy outlook



"People don't notice whether it's winter

or summer when they're happy."

~ Anton Chekhov


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27 comments:

Bill S. said...

I agree - happy people are happy not matter what. Great picture.

Hildred and Charles said...

Beautiful capture of the shadows on the snow and the reflection on the water. Wasn't Chekhov wise to make that observation!!

ewok1993 said...

the quote rings so true. what a peaceful image you shared today.

Gary said...

Really great photo of the lake at peace. Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada,

EG Wow said...

Wonder combination of quote and photo!

Lesley said...

nice reflection of the sun on the water.
I get tired of hearing people grumble about winter - just look at this beauiful scene!

gizelle said...

I love the sparkly water! lovely quote...and so true!

Nora said...

But I'm not in love and I do notice them...

Sylvia K said...

Great words and a terrific capture for the day! Love the light on the water! Looks cold, but so breathtakingly beautiful! Have a great weekend!

Sylvia

Light and Voices said...

The quote you published with Skywatch Friday image is perfect.
Excellent job!
Joyce M

Martha Z said...

Sunlight shining on the water while the snow lies in shade, this is a very nice play of light and shadow.

Kay L. Davies said...

I love those little clouds, and the sunlight is perfect. A beautiful, beautiful shot.
-- K

Kay, Alberta, Canada
An Unfittie's Guide to Adventurous Travel

Beverley Baird said...

What a great shot of snow and water!

eileeninmd said...

Wonderful quote to go with your photo. It is a pretty scene and capture of the light!

Inger-M said...

I love the puffy little clouds and the sunlight reflecting off the sea, and the snow in the foreground, great composition. Beautiful photo!

Lorac said...

That is an awesome shot. I like the winter light in this!

forgetmenot said...

Beautiful scene--just too pretty. Love the comment too. Mickie

Luna Miranda said...

this is a beautiful scene. the silvery water is captivating. i agree with Chekhov.:p

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chubskulit said...

Gorgeous!

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joco said...

That is such a terrific compostion, all in blue and white.
Love the contrast of the textures and the little touch of tree in the top righthand corner.

imaginationlane said...

A stunning winter shot, and Chekov's quote is the perfect choice to go with it!

Lynette

Greyscale Territory said...

Very pretty light silvering the water! beautiful scene!

Antonina said...

Very picturesque view!
Greetings from Poland.

Y. Ikeda said...

Love the reflection and the air looks so clean!
Have a wonderful weekend.
Yoshi

Titania said...

Everything glitters; really beautiful shot.

Tricia said...

what a beautiful scene! =)

happy swf

Pearl Maple said...

Oh I do like that quote and sparking view, great combination, thanks for sharing with SWF and your kind comments on my post earlier.

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