Saturation

Sunset over Currituck Sound, North Carolina

Sunset over Currituck Sound, North Carolina

This sunset saturates the water and air with a subtle fullness. The sea seems to be pregnant with its own depth. The air is filled with a hushed silence. The crickets suspended their symphony to honor the sun falling asleep under the watery covers.

orange sunset mood over Currituck

This post is part of the Weekly Photo Challenge issued each Friday by WordPress (http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/09/27/photo-challenge-saturated/).

About Beauty Along the Road

My name is Annette. I am passionate about nature, health, simplicity, self-reliance, truth, and life-long learning. Originally from Germany, I now live in Virginia, USA. I am a therapist, health coach, writer, photographer, and organic gardener.
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35 Responses to Saturation

  1. I like both images. Each has a meditative and serene quality.

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  2. I’m an instant fan of the first picture, the smoothness of the water is incredible! Love the shot!

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  4. Very nice!! So soft and delicate.

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  5. brucethomasw says:

    The 2nd image is so simple yet surreal; almost soothing the ripples – love the orange, blues and black. Amazing, really!

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  6. de Wets Wild says:

    Beautiful, tranquil scenes Annette!

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  8. Ese' s Voice says:

    Absolutely stunning – both of them. Colors of serenity in their best!

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  9. Serenity captured on ‘film’ – perfect

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  11. mpejovic says:

    Very pretty colorful sunsets.

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  12. Good shot, Annette. I like the first one very much!

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  13. Keith Mac Nider says:

    Lovely dreamy pictures. And a reminder to us to let ourselves be suffused by and with light.

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  14. These pictures show the amazing beauty of the sunset’s saturation, Annette.🙂

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  16. Marso says:

    I am so glad to have found your blog thanks to the beautiful wording of your gravatar. This is the first page I found—simplicity exquisite.

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  17. Answers in life, begin with a vision; thanks for creating that!

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  18. nivs24 says:

    Stunning snap. The ocean is so moody and emotional in NC.

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