Redding City Lights On The Sacramento River For Skywatch Friday

by Larry on February 5, 2009

Redding City Lights Taken From Oak Run by Larry Jordan

I came home from work one day last week, on a cool, clear evening, in time to witness the end of this beautiful sunset with the new, crescent moon, big as life, hanging over the city.  I was inspired.  I had to take this photograph.  To see even more spectacular sky photos, head on over to Skywatch Friday.

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Rottlady February 5, 2009 at 11:53 am

I can see why you were inspired. What a beautiful scene. Happy SWF!

Rottladys last blog post..Skywatch Friday #10 — The Sky over Truman Lake

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Michele- Rocky Moutain Retreat February 5, 2009 at 3:14 pm

Gasp, this is excellent! I find this just amazing, to say the least!

Mountain Retreat

Michele- Rocky Moutain Retreats last blog post..A Puff Of Cloud- Sky Watch

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kallen305 February 5, 2009 at 3:18 pm

Larry, what an absolutely stunning photo! If I had your view I would never leave home!

kallen305s last blog post..Skywatch Friday-A glimpse of what I see

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Larry February 5, 2009 at 7:15 pm

@Rottlady thank you fro the comment. I love your turquoise skies!

@Michele I love those mountain photos and that one of the foxes making coffee is great! Is your header graphic photo taken anywhere near Squamish?

@Kallen thank you so much for your kind words! I love your sky photos, especially the one with the crow mobbing the hawk (of course). You can see my post on birds of prey being mobbed here

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Becky February 5, 2009 at 7:46 pm

What a beautiful night shot. I love the way the colors blend in, and the moon is the crowning glory.
B.

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Rune February 5, 2009 at 10:54 pm

Truly beautiful photos! Happy weekend and SkyWatch :o)

Runes last blog post..SkyWatch 11

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Bird February 6, 2009 at 8:29 am

That is truly impressive! I’ve never yet got a decent photo of the moon…

Birds last blog post..The Angel And The Crows

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Lene February 6, 2009 at 11:36 am

Sooo beautiful with the moon and the tree, and the lights. Well done :)

Lenes last blog post..Sky Watch Friday

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Michele- Rocky Moutain Retreat February 7, 2009 at 2:57 pm

Hi, me again!
You asked if my blogger header picture was taken in Squamish, BC and no it is not. Squamish is the other side of BC from me towards the coast of the Pacific Ocean with their own chain of mountains that extend up into Alaska, I’m located way towards the Alberta Border … these mountains are part of the Rocky Mountain Chain…
Thanks for visiting!
Have a good weekend!
Mountain Retreat

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Erin February 7, 2009 at 7:14 pm

lovely shot …the colors are beautiful.
have a great weekend.

Erins last blog post..Skywatch Friday from Roanoke, Virginia

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ramblingwoods February 8, 2009 at 4:33 pm

Larry..how nice of you to host ‘I and the Bird” on February 19 as it is my birthday…LOL..

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Thomas February 11, 2009 at 4:16 am

Fabulous image Larry. Congrats. The colors, the details and finally the composition are just awesome

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