Sharing moments in time…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Glow


We have just recently returned from a wonderful safari trip to Tanzania.  When I saw the subject of this week’s challenge, I immediately went to this photo.  I took this after one our first days in the wild at Tarangire National Park.  We were staying at a wilderness camp with just my wife and I, our guide, and 3 beautiful people to take care of our every need in camp.  I selected this photo as it captures many glows – the fading sunglow on the horizon, the star glow appearing in the darkening sky, the moon glow almost directly overhead, and the glow from our campfire embers both on the ground and reflected in the massive Baobab Tree above.  This is a scene to remember for many years to come.

Tarangire Camp Glow (1 of 1)

 

15 responses

  1. Terri Bennett

    Gorgeous photo, Scott. I can imagine being there. Thanks for sharing this.

    Terri Bennett terri.b.bennett@gmail.com

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    October 18, 2017 at 1:01 pm

    • Thanks Terri – I’m glad I could stimulate your imagination…… 🙂

      November 15, 2017 at 10:24 am

  2. Jan

    Nice gradation warm to cool

    October 18, 2017 at 3:00 pm

    • Thanks Jan – It was all the work of mother nature……

      November 15, 2017 at 10:23 am

  3. dandamon@sbcglobal.net

    This is really a beautiful picture Scott! Hope all is well with you and Dee. Another great trip huh?

    Sent from my Verizon, Samsung Galaxy smartphone

    October 18, 2017 at 3:13 pm

    • Yep – just another day in a different paradise. See you soon!

      November 15, 2017 at 10:23 am

  4. Howard Schwartz

    Amongst your most special of your many special photos! Thank you.

    Sent from my iPhone

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    October 18, 2017 at 8:27 pm

    • Thanks so much Howard! That is a wonderful compliment!

      November 15, 2017 at 10:22 am

  5. Charles Hopkins

    Awesome!

    Warm Regards,

    Charlie Hopkins

    619 944-2786

    Chopkins294@gmail.com

    October 19, 2017 at 8:25 am

  6. Oh, Scott…thank you for treating us to this marvellous photo. It not only glows, it emanates the beauty of our planet and the living Nature.

    October 19, 2017 at 2:46 pm

    • Thanks Ann-Christine! It was a beautiful night in a very special place.

      November 15, 2017 at 10:20 am

  7. Ellen Williamson

    This is my all time favorite picture – and that is going some because all of your shots are breathtaking! There is just something about the tree of life in the moonlight that captures my soul! Thank you!

    October 19, 2017 at 9:37 pm

  8. Ann Hendrickson

    Scott you have definitely captured the essence of Tarangire NP. A very magical place on planet Earth. Kudos!

    October 23, 2017 at 4:03 am

    • Thanks Ann – a wonderful place and a great evening!

      November 15, 2017 at 10:16 am

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