Evening twilight

We’d met up with friends and family in the early evening and headed out for some fishing.  As my line and lure were not garnering any attention, I started watching the evening light.  The sun moved lower on the horizon, the bright blue of the sky toned down, and the white clouds soaked up the lovely pink of twilight.  Even the wind that had been blowing eventually stopped and the lake became like glass.  The island ahead of us was reflected in the lake, but the clouds seemed to surround us, above and below.  The light was fleeting, the colors left the sky, and dark settled in quickly.  (And yes, my line remained uninteresting to the fish, but I left the lake thankful for the twilight’s beauty and the company of family and good friends.)

4 thoughts on “Evening twilight

  1. Sheri September 12, 2018 / 6:13 pm

    Beautiful!

  2. James Moskowitz September 24, 2018 / 6:43 am

    You caught a beautiful image and did not have to release it back to the lake.

    • lindastaatsphoto September 24, 2018 / 7:50 am

      I never thought of it that way (ha-ha). Thanks, Jim!

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