Friday, July 22, 2011

Weekend Reflections -- The Lake


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51 comments:

  1. Oh, I had to come home for the day on business, can't wait to getback to the water already!

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  2. I could reflect there all weekend...

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  3. Great reflections on the beautiful calm lake Patrick.
    Costas

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  4. Great reflections on the beautiful calm lake surface Patrick.
    Costas

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  5. Ahhhh. I'm sitting there in my head now.
    So needed this capture.

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  6. I like summer : skies are simply awesome ! Nice turquoise lake... And I like the point of view "ground level", too...

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  7. such a beautiful place...!!!

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  8. I do love those calming, watery reflections! What a terrific capture for the day, Pat! Hope you have a wonderful weekend!

    Sylvia

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  9. This is lovely...and very much like a photo I captured last weekend in northwest Indiana. Maybe I'll post mine next week. =)

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  10. I suddenly feel like going fishing.

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  11. I think I could take a run at it and slide from one end to the other.

    Esther

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  12. I LOVE the light you've captured here. this is a grand photo. wishing you a fun weekend Pat.

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  13. Is that close to home, Pat? Serene lake...

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  14. Entre Nous - I'm with you! In or looking at it!

    Alex - I could do the same thing Alex!

    Sarah - Yes it is. It's also one of my favorite places.

    Budd - It sure is Budd. Very relaxing.

    Costas - Thanks Costas! Very calm.

    Dawn - I'm happy to be of service!

    Nancy - Thanks so much Nancy.

    'Tsuki - Thanks! Put it all together and you have a good photo and a great place.

    carolynUSA - It sure is! Thanks.

    Sylvia - I also love them. Here's to a good weekend for us all.

    Lindy - Thanks so much! Also thanks for commenting!

    Tim - If you feel like fishing, this lake is a GREAT place for it. Big trout and bass...

    Esther - It sure looks smooth enough to do so.

    Ms. Becky - Thanks for the nice words! I hope you have a good weekend also.

    Francisca - It's very close to home. I can walk to it in just a few minutes. Very lucky...

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  15. Oh...what a beautiful spot. I like the grass in the foreground...an excellent photo.

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  16. I get the feeling that I'm it the plants looking at the lake especially when I enlarged it. What a beautiful spot!

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  17. I enlarged the photo and it's even more beautiful and serene up close and personal!

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  18. I feel much more relaxed already!

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  19. The reflection of the blue sky in the water is lovely and U really like the cattails in the foreground.

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  20. Very Nice Pat, Love the view.

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  21. I like it Pat. The low angle and the grass in the foreground make this a strong composition.

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  22. beautiful scene
    love the tall grass

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  23. Your walk around the lake looks much cooler that the one I took today. The cat and dog have had a horrible bout with fleas so I had to leave for 4 hours in the middle of the day while the house was fumigated. The animals were put in their kennels and placed out in our coolish barn. Then I hit the road with camera and lens in hand to entertain myself in the 103 degree heat. I got a shot very similar to this one I am posting this week. Unfortunately when I was screwing in the wide angle lens, Because of my sweaty hand, I got the lens off kilter and got it stuck. My nephew is a professional photographer so I went to him and he got it off. How could I be so stupid as to not screw that thing on incorrectly. Love your shot...and it made the heat and the horrors of the day come back to me immediately. One of those comedy of error days at which all I could do was laugh. Relly like your capture. Happy weekend. Genie

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  24. That is as calm and peaceful as it gets. I am now a little more relaxed after a grinder work week...thanks Pat!

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  25. That's a very relaxing picture.
    Have a great weekend, Pat.
    xoRobyn

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  26. Almost as pretty as Hawaii. Almost.

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  27. Pat, that is a gorgeous view. I enlarged the photo and it felt like I was there.

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  28. a nice place to sit and be reflective.

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  29. A beautiful, peaceful looking spot.

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  30. What a truly beautiful peaceful place! Thanks for sharing! I feel better already!

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  31. Belle - Very much so! I hope to spend a little time there today.

    Ms A - Just click your heels together!

    Karen - It sure is! I was sneaking up on the lake.

    James - I'm glad you got it. That was my intent, like I was combat crawling up to the lake to take a peek.

    Clytie - Thanks so much for the nice comment!

    Brian - I'm so relaxed, I can barely type this comm.....zzzzz

    becca - Thanks becca!

    EG Wow - I'm right there with you. the only thing that could have made it better would be a duck or two!

    Jimmy - Thanks Jimmy! So nice to see your comment!

    Mama Zen - Thanks so much!

    awarewriter - Thanks! Sometimes, what we see in our mind's eye translates pretty well to what shows up in the pic.

    Dianne - Thanks so much Dianne!

    Genie - I've been in that situation and I feel your pain. Thanks so much! I feel kind of guilty, the whole country is sweltering and were wondering were our summer is because it's so mile. I'll be over to your blog today!

    Chuck - I'm happy to be of service my friend! I'll be over for a Fiji fix!

    Robyn - Thanks so much! I am having one already. Hope you are doing the same.

    Oilfield Trash - Thanks! It really was peaceful. I love it because I can get to it in just a couple of minutes.

    Cheeseboy - Almost.... They both have their draws.

    SQ - I think I want to be there today! Maybe later!

    faye - Especially for "weekend reflections."

    AB - It sure is! I need to be there pretty often.

    KaLynn - Thanks so much! I relaxes me also.

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  32. It's so important to have something natural nearby. Gotta love this piece of serenity.

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  33. What a beautiful photo. Totally reminds me of some marshlands I grew up near....but much prettier.

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  34. Beautiful lake and photo! So peaceful.

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  35. Baby Sister - Thanks! It sure was.

    tapirgal - Yep! We are SO lucky to have this lake just a short walk away.

    Marlene - Thanks Marlene! Good fishing in that lake.

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  36. I'm late, so I'll take my lakeside view today.. Gorgeous shot.. I miss lakes.. Not too many in Florida....

    Happy new week to you Pat!!!

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  37. Mmmmm. I was going to ask Where? But read and ye shall find.

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  38. Beautiful shot, this is just the place for a picnic and evening swim.

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  39. What a beautiful picture this is Pat.
    Thanks for kind words in my blog.
    Greetings from,

    Berit.

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  40. Beautiful reflection. It looks so nice and calming. Excellent. Mahalo for visiting my playground :)

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  41. Love the grassy view...looks like out of my nephew's picture book.

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  42. peaceful and lovely photo!
    very inspiring!!

    betty

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