Theme: Weather(ed) - Oops!

by Marsha September. 02, 2010 5693 views

Oops, I didn't pay close enough attention to Mystic's theme for today….“weather” stuck in my head instead of “weatherED!” A little embarrassing, but oh well, the post goes up anyway ;)))

A great place to capture weather conditions is the high plains of western Kansas and eastern Colorado. I shot these on a recent car trip from east to west….and they're in sequential order starting from about 2 p.m. through about 9 p.m.

The new and the old….

A very large “dust devil” (like a mini-tornado) that formed in a field next to the highway.

Storm clouds begin to gather….

Rain storms sweep across the plains…

Calm after the storm….

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Energie 10 years, 2 months ago

fantastique trés belle photos

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Péter Somogyvári 10 years, 2 months ago

Amazing (weather) report!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Hanna Westesson 10 years, 2 months ago

Dramatic weather!!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Lynn 10 years, 2 months ago

AMAZING!!! Fantastic skies and so dramatic :))

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Brian 10 years, 2 months ago

The contrast in #2 is amazing, wonderful shot. 4, 5 and 6 are wonderful. Fantastic set!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Milton Jacob 10 years, 2 months ago

wow! powerful shots!!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Azra Kukura Burzic 10 years, 2 months ago

nice

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Jumiella 10 years, 2 months ago

#5 WoW!!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Ricardo 10 years, 2 months ago

I don't know how you captured 6# but it is on my favorites!
excellent set Marsha!
wonderful!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Amber 10 years, 2 months ago

Beautiful :) Love #2. We drove from FL to WA last year and traveled across KS into CO. It was a LOOOONG drive ;) I would do it all over again though, I loved it!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Larry Nelson 10 years, 2 months ago

Sooo many excellent shots in this series, Marsha! We've seen lots of those large windmills as we've driven the midsection of the country, but your capture is special - into my favs!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Sherij 10 years, 2 months ago

Very kool shots some of the clouds look amazing!! The snap of the dust devil is SUPER!!!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Helen Hooker 10 years, 2 months ago

Who cares if it's not quite the theme - they're fantastic photos!! :-)

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Michaå‚ 10 years, 2 months ago

#2 – I'm delighted! Great configuration (thematic) and composition (optic). I'm fan of clouds also, strong #4 and #6.

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Saso63 10 years, 2 months ago

superb series! congrats :)

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Davorka ČEoviä‡ 10 years, 2 months ago

Wonderful, and especially #5 !

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Lin 10 years, 2 months ago

love #1! Brilliantly blue sky!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Kaitlyn 10 years, 2 months ago

Great post!!!!!!!!!!!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Brenda Nelson 10 years, 2 months ago

Oh.my.goodness! The weather shots in 3 & 5 are fantastic captures. But I really like the shot of the two different windmills - goes to my faves.

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Tom Thompson 10 years, 2 months ago

No worries, you got the weather part right congrats on all those shots they are fantastic

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Christa 10 years, 2 months ago

Great and dramatic weather shots. You know I love clouds, but haven't seen here almost none in these last 3 month. Do yo have twisters in this location?

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Tomie Poodle 10 years, 2 months ago

the wearther is wearthered ;) beautiful set anyway!!
3,5, 6 are amazing!!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Jennye 10 years, 2 months ago

These are all great Marsha! I love the first, second and fifth shots.

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Pete 10 years, 2 months ago

Numbers 4 and 5 are wow for me.
looks very weathered to me :-))

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Goolikhash 10 years, 2 months ago

#5 and #6 are standing in my favorites...and i never forget them...
you must be very thankful that you can see this moments and hunt them by your lens....
i love storm....maybe i`m the storm.....!!!
love your shots dear,as ever they are brilliant and unique.....

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Nancy 10 years, 2 months ago

Great set for the theme! Weathered is about weather....many dust devils here:)) Beautiful post, #2 and #5 definitely made the trip interesting!!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Darlene Foster 10 years, 2 months ago

A great set of weather shots! Love #3! Don't see that very often!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Ray King 10 years, 2 months ago

Great set. I love the two wind mills in #2. What a contrast!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Jarvo J 10 years, 2 months ago

Added #6 to my favourites.

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Sara G 10 years, 2 months ago

I love these! It's ok, he said anything to do with weather also..mine will be weather too :-)

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Lucinda 10 years, 2 months ago

You aren't going to believe this, but I have that exact photo of #2. It's that wind farm past Ellsworth, right? I even took it at the same angle!! Mine was slightly blurred, not as clear as yours. These are great for the theme and Mystic did imply that we could use something that has to do with weather. Very nice set.

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Finbarr 10 years, 2 months ago

WOW! Brilliant captures ,

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Linda 10 years, 2 months ago

what a wonderful striking set of images. Im fancinated by the weather patterns whereby which you live. I like all the images the big dust devil intrigues me.

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Jacki 10 years, 2 months ago

I admire your attitude! I've never seen a dust cloud like that, great set!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Michael Sakowicz 10 years, 2 months ago

Love shots one and two. The clouds are great as well, Marsha.

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Paul 10 years, 2 months ago

Beautiful/powerful images....especially #5!!!

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Sadhya Rippon 10 years, 2 months ago

Wonderful, and especially #5 which has gone into my favourites.

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Huiching 10 years, 2 months ago

LOL. Very nice and neat series to in with the theme... Haha..

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Moira 10 years, 2 months ago

Spectacular set .

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Bogdan Telea 10 years, 2 months ago

#1 - Lovely blue..

10 years, 2 months ago Edited
Gonia 10 years, 2 months ago

ha! don't worry. I don't understand the difference of weather and weathered so I didn't post anything to be wrong.they are breathtaking but two last are beautifulll - nature is splendid caught by you! bravo Marsha!

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