Day: April 18, 2004

Ah, Sunsets

SunsetOK, I admit it. I’m a sucker for sunsets (and sunrises). And Floyd County boasts some of the most spectacular sunsets (and sunrises) you will find anywhere.

This one caught my eye on the way home. Just enough clouds in the sky to add color as the sun disappeared behind the mountains.

One of the reasons I’m usually late getting home stems from just stopping and gazing.

When the moon is full, the rising and setting of that old lunar sphere also adds to the beauty of nature and I’ll stop on any road, crowded or empty, to photograph that beauty.

Such is the nature of photography..and the photographer.

Those who suffer from an addiction to capturing such moments understand it. Those who don’t understand are just plain losing out.

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