Monday, March 17, 2014

Another sunset

It had clouded up the other night, but about 4pm, I noticed the clouds clearing a bit and knew it would be a great night for a beautiful sunset. So we started off in hopes of finding a better/higher view. Heading out of town, we happened to be following our local BBVFD. Turns out there was a small field on fire right after where we were turning.

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Apparently there's not an easy way for the truck to get across the creek bed from the right to the fire over to the left.

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Where there is a will (or fire), there is a way! Too small for the engine, but I think this little tanker was able to follow the creek bed until it opened up. Not sure what they would have done had the fire been any bigger!

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Just past the fire area, up a hill and looking west, we had this view.

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Further down the road we had this view. (I may have to post the before/after of this, because my settings were off and this was a complete save.) And it's my favorite picture in a long time! I may even print this on canvas.

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Down another road, chasing the sunset, we pulled into a field. As I came over the hill, I think we scared each other!

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It changes so fast, it's really incredible.

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Next time we'll be on the other side of this hill! I think the view would be even better!

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