Viewing all entries from 2012 Photo Contest: Sunsets, Sunrises and MoonscapesClick for fullsize picture.
Aurora borealis at Chena Hot Springs, Alaska, 3/2012.
Harvest Moon - 9/29/12 - New Palestine, IN
Super Moon - Taken 5/5/12 New Palestine, IN
May 2012 "supermoon" through the trees in my front yard.
Sunset at my brother's farm in Butler, Illinois.
Sunrise in Michigan taken out my back door.10-13-2012
Foggy winter sunrise
The sun rises on a new day as it peeks thru the lacey destructive work done by Japanese Beetles to a wild grapevine.
Backyard sunset framed in my Ash tree.
This was a full and double rainbow (you can just barely see the double in the upper right-hand corner). The color didn't come our nearly as beautiful as it was in person. It was the best I could get from my phone on the roadside.
Sunset one night as viewed from our small local airport.
Sunset illuminating the trees edging our yard.
The morning sun chasing away the clouds.
Moon from August 26th,2012....over Western Kentucky.
Sailboats at Sunset...made in Grand Rivers,Kentucky....October 17th,2012
Spooky October Sunset in a Forest.
Hot air balloon at sunset in central NJ.
Sunset in central NJ.
Restored native prairie in fall in NW Ohio at sunset.
no color enhancements here ! amazing pink sunset.
looking west from the backyard, thunderstorm brewing overhead.
Sunset on Darby Lake, Fort Chaffee Arkansas
My daughter holding up the moon in June.
Sunset over prairie land, Wyoming
Foggy Michigan Sunrise taken out my backdoor ..10-21-2012
Sunset over Muscongas Bay, Maine
The tardy Autumn sun finally emerges above the trees to light my garden.
Sun setting on an 18 wheeler truck over bridge. Virginia Beach VA.
Taken with Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 L IS USM Lens
EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 L IS USM Lens taken summer 2012 from Virginia Beach Va. Sun at its best!
A few years ago we spotted this flying over northern New Jersey. Looks like fun
Sunset of October. Taken while standing on my pool deck in the backyard. There really is a God.
Sunsets after a Texas storm are breathtakingly beautiful. I could never resist going into my neighbor's pasture with my camera. This photo was taken after a March storm.
2012 in Utah saw many fires throughout the state. As devastating as they were, the smoke gave us some beautiful sunrises and sunsets. This was sunrise taken July 13, 2012.
Ocean Beach in San Francisco. Look hard enough and you can see Hawaii.
We live at the top of a hill on the leading edge of Hill Country in Texas. This was the beautiful dawn on 9-11-2012.
Sunset at the Cape.
Wildfire smoke sunset
Solar eclipse 2012 through the clouds
Photo taken of pond in Washington Co. (Kansas) during early summer just at sunset.
Sunrise. Byron Bay Australia
sunset off our back deck
After a storm sunset.
Autumn sunset in the country.
Moon rise early evening.
Sunset over Lake Michigan inlet to Muskegon Bay
Sunrise from my back deck
Sunset on the hotest day of the year
Done for the day. One of Ontario's beautiful Provincial parks.
Serenity? A winter sunrise says it all.
Sunset behind the cairn on Choinneachain hill at Glenturret, Scotland.
The sun setting behind hills to the west of Loch Turret, Scotland.
I shot this sunset in Cancun, Mexico during a break from tropical storm Dolly.
Sunset from the P.E.I. ferry
Cape Breton Sunset
Lake Michigan from Muskegon, MI
Moonrise over Sea Scout Building, Baylands, Palo Alto, CA.
Newport Bridge, Rhode Island, July, 2012 with sun setting and crescent moon rising
Sunrise on the beach
October sunrise over the dunes
We hated to leave St. Thomas but watching the sun set from our balcony on the cruise ship helped make up for our departure. I loved the way the light from the sun showed up the ripples in the water and highlighted the rabbit cloud over the mountains.
One of my favorite things to do at Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is to watch the sun rise over the ocean. The way the pinks in the sky were also visible on the water and the fence caught my eye.
winter sunset in a Bristol garden
A Kentish Moon
Sunset on Lake Simcoe
Sunrise on Lake Simcoe
Sunset in San Clemente
This was a sunset we saw coming home from a craft show in Lancaster, Pa.
San Joaquin Sunset - we went to the valley to look at the Sandhill Cranes flying in, and saw this. Magnificent.
sunset on the catfish farm
sunset on Old River in Orange Beach, Alabama
Every year there are a couple of days in the first few weeks of August this rainbow/phenomenom occurs as the sun is setting. Absolutely and awesome site to see!
The skies to the South as the sun was setting 9/20/12
Went outside one early morning after a heavy frost and caught the sun coming up over our pond
The sun going down over a frozen flooded field
sunrise on th river
Sunrise on the beach
Lauderdale by the sea
Sunrise over Tampa Bay.
This is a sunset from Chippewa Falls, WI. It was so beautiful and the rain had wonderful random showers.
This is a picture of the moon after watching an amazing sunset on the water... It was stunning!
Moonrise over norther New Mexico's Pedernal Mountain.
Sunset on Lake Paine in Lake George, MN
Sunset with friends laughing
A beautiful January sunset in northern Wisconsin.
"Until tomorrow, Brother Sun... Good Night!!!"
Sunrise and fog over Rocky Run Creek in northern Wisconsin
"Just one more sleep!!!"
Sunrise over Lake Michigan, Chicago, IL
Bamburgh Castle in Northumberland, England makes a wonderful compliment to the setting sun and it disappears into the North Sea. It is three miles distance from the quaint town of Seahouses where the locals watch the sunset from this vantage point by the harbor.
We loved how the sunset was reflected in our pool
Sunset like a fire ring.
Glorius sunset over our neighborhood.
Sun set lighting up the clouds
Sun shining through the mist at dawn
Lake Superior, MI
Tuttle Marsh Wildlife Area, near Oscoda, MI
Full Moon rising at Morro Bay
Sunset at Morro Bay
Full moon behind a hanging basket. June 2012
The bloom on a 25 yr old Christmas cactus. Fall 2011
Sun setting over the mountains, viewed from my living room window
Day is Done
Sunrise on Chequamegon Bay off of Ashland Wisconsin silhouettes the bays lighthouse.
Sunrise on the prairie in Florida
Preview thumbnail Nearing sunset after a storm. The sky was beautiful in this moment. (There was a tornado a few miles away!)
Sunrise on the way home, shot through the car window.
Sunset in Easton Maryland
Winter is coming.
An August 2012 morning, mid storm. Distant rain is seen, lower right. Interesting shadows cast among the clouds.
Sunset from Menifee, looking west toward Lake Elsinore, 8/26/2010.
Sunset in Southern California
Sunrise, in Colorado just out my backdoor.
Sunset, just outside my front door in Colorado.
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