slowly overhead from the west, and lingered over Redding while leaving
the eastern mountain range sunny and clear for most of the day.
When old Sol did shine through holes in the cloud cover, I was able to get some pictures of the gardens behind building A.
colors and combinations that I don’t normally get to photograph out
back with the sun upon them. Today was special and I got these out of
the ordinary views.
for capturing color and light continued as I got another chance to snap
a few pictures outside the dining room just before we began the Monday
Treehouse Cabaret and Poetry Hour.
The sunlight was diffuse, giving rich color tones to some of the roses along the parking lot by the patio.
our resident poet’s birthday, so after the music and poetry, Margaret
shared her cake with those of us who were there. Jackie and Darlene
baked the cake. It was a chocolate cake with chocolate whipped cream
Margaret successfully blows out the candles.
a piece of cake and conversation, I packed up the instruments and
equipment so I could take them back upstairs. The clouds overhead
finally grew too heavy to hold all the water they were accumulating and
it began to rain.
Off to the east, MT Lassen was still basking in the sunshine.
the big drops of rain that were wetting the Buick made it the perfect
time to towel off the water spots on the car. It was a nice gift and it
saved me the 2 bucks I was going to spend at the coin op car wash up on Lake Blvd.
two dollars came in handy when I went to Raley’s to get another box of
one of my favorite organic cereals. Soon, I was sitting with the laptop
on my lap, editing the photos taken during the day.
rang right before the door bell was rung. It was two of my neighbors
letting me know that there was a rainbow now appearing outside to be
admired and photographed.
sun had managed to peek under the clouds and raindrops refracted the
low angled light into all the colors of a rainbow. There was even a
double portion to be seen.
It was a lovely sunset no matter how you looked at it. What a day.
Today’s Light Video;
Passing Through from Olafur Haraldsson on http://vimeo.com">Vimeo.
On The Horizon