A Turkey Vulture Sunset For Skywatch Friday

by Larry Jordan on February 25, 2009

Turkey Vulture Sunset photo by Larry Jordan

There were multiple layers of clouds this day last week with several different type of clouds evident in the evening sky.  I enjoyed the pastel colors of pinks and grays with pieces of bright blue peeking out occasionally and several Turkey Vultures enjoying the thermals.

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Rottlady February 26, 2009 at 3:41 am

The colors in this shot are wonderful, the bonus Turkey Vultures is nice too!

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Abraham Lincoln February 26, 2009 at 11:57 am

Nice scene. Perfect for SkyWatch Friday. I am always interested in what others are doing.

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Guy D February 26, 2009 at 11:58 am

Excellent photo, looks like a painting, love the colors.

Have a great weekend!
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Champ February 26, 2009 at 12:12 pm

Awesome sunset! I see these birds daily.

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Kallen305 February 26, 2009 at 12:58 pm

Love that sky photo. Great colors in the clouds and the turkey vultures are an extra treat!

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Brad February 26, 2009 at 12:59 pm

A good skywatch post and I really enjoy you site. Happy bird watching.

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Reluctantfarmchik February 26, 2009 at 2:14 pm

Love the colors and the texture of the clouds – beautiful shot!!

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Rune February 26, 2009 at 2:57 pm

Very beautiful shot 🙂

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babooshka February 26, 2009 at 6:16 pm

Beautiful blended sky. No vultures here, only the financial ones.

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RJ Flamingo February 26, 2009 at 9:20 pm

I love the colors… and the vultures! I did Turkey Vultures on my last Saturday PhotoHunt post – I think they’re cool!

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Arija February 27, 2009 at 12:12 am

Beautiful gentle sunset.

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Amber Coakley February 27, 2009 at 1:30 am

Hi Larry,
Nice view. The sky is like the sea – you can just gaze into it and lose track of time. TGIF!

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Wren February 27, 2009 at 1:40 am

They appear to float among the clouds with no effort, making flying look easy.


Evita February 27, 2009 at 4:17 am

Oh you are right there are so many beautiful layers here of the sky. It looks as if it is a painted canvas!

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Adrienne February 27, 2009 at 1:11 pm

I love the peachy-pink highlights on the clouds. Very nice photo!

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