This entry was posted on October 6, 2012 by seekraz. It was filed under Photos - Outdoors, Tucson Arizona and was tagged with Arizona sunset, desert sunset, painted sky, photography, Saguaro silhouette sunset, sunset, Tucson Arizona, Tucson sunset.
I really like the second photo. Almost looks like water flowing over an obstacle. Very nice capture.
October 6, 2012 at 8:25 pm
Thank you, Emilio…thought it was very unusual…thought it looked like a vibrating cord…if we could see it closely enough, stirring the air with its movement…. I like the water idea, too.
October 7, 2012 at 9:13 am
Gorgeous sunset, I miss the AZ sunsets sometimes.
October 6, 2012 at 8:37 pm
I thought so, too, Kelly…and so do I…even though we have some pretty spectacular ones in Utah, as well. 🙂
October 7, 2012 at 9:14 am
Just beautiful, the vitality, the movement, the energy – beautiful!
October 6, 2012 at 8:43 pm
Thank you, Robert…they do have all of those things, don’t they? 🙂
October 7, 2012 at 9:16 am
That second one is pretty incredible. Very nice job, as usual! Hope you’re staying cool!
October 6, 2012 at 10:25 pm
Thank you, Gunta…I thought it was pretty incredible, too, and very unusual. And yes, with the setting sun, things were a bit cooler…down from the mid to low 90s down here…and it was in the mid to low 60s when we left SLC area yesterday afternoon….
October 7, 2012 at 9:19 am
Very nice Scott. The second picture gives clue to the dynamic air currents up there.. never seen a sky like that. 🙂
October 7, 2012 at 12:37 am
Thank you, Chillbrook…that’s what I found so fascinating, as well…how the wind/air must be moving about up there to cause the clouds to roll-over onto and into themselves like that. I’ve never seen a sky like that either…thought it was pretty awesome. 🙂
October 7, 2012 at 9:20 am
Absolutely stunning!! Thank you. A wonderful start to my day. Blessings from Lizzie Joy
October 7, 2012 at 1:09 am
Thank you, Lizzy Joy…I’m glad your day started-out so wonderfully! And thank you for the blessings, too. 🙂
October 7, 2012 at 9:22 am
I like those clouds in the second shot. The word wispy comes to mind.
October 7, 2012 at 5:28 am
Me, too, Allen…thought they were pretty cool…and yes, wispy, too. 🙂
October 7, 2012 at 9:23 am
I’ve never lived very far west so any sunset with cactus silhouetted is cool and exotic to me. I love it. Also have to agree with everyone about the clouds in the second shot. Never seen anything quite like it that I remember. Very cool.
October 7, 2012 at 7:18 am
My years of living in Phoenix, and Tucson as a child, were spent primarily within the city, so this is still exotic to me, as well, Tori…rather wonderful. And yes, those clouds are quite unusual. I’m glad you enjoyed them. 🙂
October 7, 2012 at 10:10 am
Those are some crazy clouds! One thing that Arizona definitely does have is beautiful sunsets…
October 7, 2012 at 7:57 am
Yes, they are, Nate! And you’re right about the sunsets…quite wonderful down here in AZ. 🙂
October 7, 2012 at 10:13 am
Great trio of images. Remarkable cloud formation in the second image – really does look as if that strand of cloud (contrail?) is spinning or vibrating.
Thank you, Andy…and I had wondered about it being a modified contrail, as well, as there were some others close-by.
October 7, 2012 at 10:14 am
Wow Scott, they are so beautiful.
October 7, 2012 at 4:27 pm
Thank you, Leanne…I feel fortunate to have captured them so….
October 8, 2012 at 11:34 am
How lovely! The second image is wonderful – I haven’t seen clouds like that. Reminds me of a spinning jenny with the soft woollen fibre spinning around the spindle (or something like that 🙂 ).
October 8, 2012 at 2:38 am
Thank you, Meanderer…I thought they were strangely wonderful, myself…certainly a spinning something or other! 🙂
October 8, 2012 at 11:22 am
Your photos have rendered me speechless!
October 8, 2012 at 1:16 pm
Wow…I hope that’s not a bad thing! 🙂
October 8, 2012 at 1:47 pm
It’s a good thing, especially for those around me. 😉
October 8, 2012 at 5:58 pm
October 11, 2012 at 7:05 am
Stunning shots Scott – love the smoky greys in the second and gorgeous colours in the third. Thanks for posting.
October 8, 2012 at 1:33 pm
You’re very welcome, Dreams and Zeros…I’m glad you enjoyed the photos. Thank you for the comment. 🙂
October 8, 2012 at 1:48 pm
Wow, spectacular formations.
The breath of clouds…
October 10, 2012 at 11:57 am
Thank you, Karen…”the breath of clouds…” how wonderful. 🙂
Wow Wow Wow .. 🙂
October 11, 2012 at 10:38 pm
Thank you. 🙂
October 13, 2012 at 7:20 am
That sunset is inspirational…
October 26, 2012 at 6:54 am
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.
Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.
Join 1,847 other followers
Blog at WordPress.com.