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Beautiful Endings: Because of a Day.

Updated on October 24, 2012

A lone duck honked as it rose from the lake. Others were already flying the evening sky, actively practicing for migratory flight.

Calm reflection contrasts with activity at dusk.  Wintertime will soon arrive and change the scene.
Calm reflection contrasts with activity at dusk. Wintertime will soon arrive and change the scene. | Source

Here's hoping you enjoy the sunset landscapes captured for pleasure and meant to enter the deepest niches of your mind.

These scenes of eventide show a variety of composition offered by Nature. It is to our own detriment if we choose not to accept the gifts of beauty she graciously bestows. It may be a serene or exciting pleasure when one chooses to view Nature's sky-paintings.

Yes, a picture can be worth a thousand words. Enjoy your visit!

Click on photos to view them in larger size and enjoy them freely! Please do not use them inappropriately.

Endings of things in nature -and life- also portray an offering of new beginnings. Both may be beautiful, even beyond any sorrows they may seem to hold.

All photos are original snaps of Oklahoma sunsets by frogyfish. Remember, I only pushed the 'button'. The Divine painter chose the beautiful variety of evening scenes.

Beautifully pastel and serene, this reflective scene is the end of a busy day, but begins a new cacophony of night music.
Beautifully pastel and serene, this reflective scene is the end of a busy day, but begins a new cacophony of night music. | Source
A quiet day ends with sporadic cloud-pieces reflecting the fading sunlight.
A quiet day ends with sporadic cloud-pieces reflecting the fading sunlight. | Source
Unusual cloud formations occur and we have no control but to observe in gratitude at their distant beauty displayed.
Unusual cloud formations occur and we have no control but to observe in gratitude at their distant beauty displayed. | Source
This stormy anvil cloud at sunset bore tornadoes that damaged large areas of rural central Oklahoma.
This stormy anvil cloud at sunset bore tornadoes that damaged large areas of rural central Oklahoma. | Source
Sunset after a thunderstorm...it passed quickly and brightened the early evening sky as if to say, "I'm sorry.".
Sunset after a thunderstorm...it passed quickly and brightened the early evening sky as if to say, "I'm sorry.". | Source
Oh!  Grab that sun!  Let it linger a while, that I may fill my hungry eyes upon its lovely sight.
Oh! Grab that sun! Let it linger a while, that I may fill my hungry eyes upon its lovely sight. | Source
This smoky sunset occurred while many plains fires were raging in the central Oklahoma region, blanketing the skies with dusky smoke and soot.
This smoky sunset occurred while many plains fires were raging in the central Oklahoma region, blanketing the skies with dusky smoke and soot. | Source
Snow remnants on the shore chill water and air in mid-February.  We had had a late season heavy snow three weeks before.
Snow remnants on the shore chill water and air in mid-February. We had had a late season heavy snow three weeks before. | Source

Oh, I cheated? But this is just the OPPOSITE SIDE of a sunset. This full moon is ascending to take its place just as the sun is falling below the horizon.

A true full moon rises just as the sun sets.  Their cyclical harmony is one that man cannot adjust.  Venus accompanies the full moon in the early evening sky.
A true full moon rises just as the sun sets. Their cyclical harmony is one that man cannot adjust. Venus accompanies the full moon in the early evening sky. | Source
A cross of chemtrails in this golden sky.
A cross of chemtrails in this golden sky. | Source
Double visionary reflection of a pastel "Goodnight.".  Its calm belies the night-creature activity and sometimes not-so- tiny musical voices.
Double visionary reflection of a pastel "Goodnight.". Its calm belies the night-creature activity and sometimes not-so- tiny musical voices. | Source
Awe!  Fire in the sky!  This blazing sunset was taken at the same time as my video of the somersaulting geese. Yes, I left the date in. :-(
Awe! Fire in the sky! This blazing sunset was taken at the same time as my video of the somersaulting geese. Yes, I left the date in. :-( | Source
This single four-pronged willow tree shifts its branches just enough to let Venus peek through.
This single four-pronged willow tree shifts its branches just enough to let Venus peek through. | Source
This sunset double-take has faded into beautiful rose-gold reflecting in the pond.
This sunset double-take has faded into beautiful rose-gold reflecting in the pond. | Source
A brilliant cloud scene glowing in the last rays as the sun sinks below the horizon.
A brilliant cloud scene glowing in the last rays as the sun sinks below the horizon. | Source
A pastel beauty of sunset promises a calm night for the crickets and creatures to orchestrate their piercing music -- in spite of those chemtrails.
A pastel beauty of sunset promises a calm night for the crickets and creatures to orchestrate their piercing music -- in spite of those chemtrails. | Source

Twittering a soft "Goodnight." Perhaps this could be somewhat like being 'on top of the world'. And together! Peace to all.

These mockingbirds that live in our neighborhood trees watch the fading light, surely knowing that morning comes to the other side of the world
These mockingbirds that live in our neighborhood trees watch the fading light, surely knowing that morning comes to the other side of the world | Source

I wish to share my realization that these beautiful portraits of Nature cannot be seen by everyone. Many words could only partially describe a scene to such a person. As we enjoy the visual beauty of God's creation, hope can still remain that all shall one day be able to share in that beautiful spectrum of kinetic color and shape, Nature's magnificent glorious sunsets.

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      T4an 5 years ago from Toronto, Ontario

      Gorgeous pictures

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      T4an, thank you. I just came back to check if 'Venus' stayed on the picture as computer kept removing it. Thank you for visiting and commenting.

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      Mary Hyatt 5 years ago from Florida

      Oh, these photos were outstanding! I can't say which one I liked better, cause they are all SO good. Voted it UP, etc.etc.

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      Rosemary Sadler 5 years ago from Hawkes Bay - NewZealand

      Voted up Ab &I

      These are just magnificent photos, just beautiful. I love them all especially those of the lake

      Thank you for sharing

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      Barbara Radisavljevic 5 years ago from Templeton, CA

      FrogyFish, for some reason I can't get three of the pictures to load, but all the others are breathtaking. I seem to be having this problem on a lot of hubs today. I wonder if it's my ISP? I'm using Chrome.

      I love the sunsets and the moonrise. I think the pastel sunsets are just as lovely as the brighter ones. This is truly a visual treat. Voted up, awesome, and beautiful.

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      mary615 thank you for dropping by. I do enjoy many evenings at the small lake...never know what may come to view, but there is always a different scene.

      Rosemay50, I'm glad to welcome your visit...sundown at the lake is so beautiful, sometimes so noisy! And the negative ions produced by moving water are good for us!

      WannaBWriter, I have had the loading problem at times in the past. Don't know what happens there. I have Firefox but don't know what difference that might make. This is a good question for one of the forums here, don't you think?

      I do think the pastel sunsets are so beautiful, almost more than some of the vivid ones. Thank you for visiting and posting your problem. Maybe we'll get a comprehensive solution.

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      jami l. pereira 5 years ago

      Voted up ,awesome ,beautiful and my own button " serene " and " Fabulous " thanks for sharing :)

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      prasetio30 5 years ago from malang-indonesia

      Wow....I can't say anything. But I really enjoy all stunning pictures here. Thanks for writing and share with us. Rated up!

      Prasetio

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      Chasing Riley 5 years ago from Los Angeles

      Beautiful sunsets. I love the reflections on the water. Voted up!

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      jami I. pereira, thank you for enjoying the natural beauty! I'm happy you visited and felt the serenity there.

      prasetio30 thank you for your comment of enjoyment and for your up-vote too.

      Chasing Riley, glad you came by and shared the evening reflections. Nature does give us beautiful gifts to share.

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      cristina327 5 years ago from Manila

      Lovely hub with great photos of sunsets. It is so refreshing to view those beautiful sunset photos. Thank you for sharing this here at Hubpages. May you be blessed today and always. Best regards.

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      Christopher Antony Meade 5 years ago from Gillingham Kent. United Kingdom

      Beautiful pictures. Thank you. You must live in a really lovely place.

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      Sam 5 years ago from Tennessee

      Most elegant and surreal, thanks for sharing. Voted up & beautiful...

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      Elena 5 years ago from London, UK

      Gorgeous photos that give a feel of serenity. I particularly like the lake one, with the moon - it also reflects the moon in the lake.

      Lovely Thanks.

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      Simone Haruko Smith 5 years ago from San Francisco

      Whoah, beautiful endings indeed! The water in some of those photos looks just like glass... and the colors! GASP!!

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      femmeflashpoint 5 years ago

      Frogy - these are beautiful shots!

      I tried to pick a favorite but, I couldn't manage to find one I liked more than the others.

      I resign to think they're all equally spectacular. :)

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      cristina327, glad you found refreshing in the sunsets...they happen, change so quickly and each one IS different.

      Christopheranton, as devastating as this summer's heat, drought and fires were in Oklahoma, we have had enough recent rains to gain a beautiful Autumn. The two parks are where I go often...just for me.(and my camera)

      Samsons1, thank you for enjoying the natural beauty. I was the lucky one to get to push the camera button!

      Lady_E, thank you for enjoying and relaxing on this photographic little journey. That moon you saw was actually the sun going down in a veil of smoke, ash from the summer fires. Amazing!

      Simone Smith, I agree with your 'beautiful endings'! And it is not the majority of time that there is no wind to make that beautiful glass reflection. You know...Oklahoma, where the winds goes sweeping down the plain...for sure MUCH of the time.

      femmeflashpoint, each sunset is different isn't it...and one can be beautiful pastel, cold, or really hot steamy fiery colors. I keep changing my favorites too.

      Thank each of you for enjoying my photos...I wanted to share the beauty and am pleased that you enjoyed it!

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      mathira 5 years ago

      Mother nature at its best.

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      Movie Master 5 years ago from United Kingdom

      Wonderful photos, what a treat - I enjoyed immensely thank you, voted up/awesome

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      Suzette Walker suzettetaos 5 years ago from Taos, NM

      What amazing photos! Each on was more beautiful than the one before it. Thank you for sharing these. Nature is so calming and serene - even the photos of the sky that looked like it was on fire.

      It is hard to believe the evening sky can be so many different, yet beautiful, colors.

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      uniquearticlesbuz 5 years ago from USA

      Thanks for sharing such a beautiful pics.

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      sheila b. 5 years ago

      Wish I was there.

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      Pollyannalana 5 years ago from US

      Top of the list for photos, just fabulous.

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      Betty Bolden 5 years ago from Bucyrus Ohio

      amazing photos

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      Ramphil Basco 5 years ago from Iloilo, Philippines

      Nice and Cool photos.. Your photos shows that "Sunset" is the most beautiful time to capture beautiful images.

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      Movie Master and suzettnaples, thank you for enjoying the scenery.

      uniquearticlesbuz and sheila b., glad you came by to enjoy the sunsets.

      Pollyannalana, God is an artist deluxe, right!

      jesusmyjoy and kingphilipIV glad you came to relax in the sunset evening.

      Thank you all for sharing the beauty of days' end...each so different, as are we...

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      Joyce Haragsim 5 years ago from Southern Nevada

      Great beautiful hub and wonderful photos all of them.

      Voted up awesome and beautiful.

      I'll be following you.

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      Feline Prophet 5 years ago from India

      Spectacular pictures! :)

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      RTalloni 5 years ago from the short journey

      Really nice photos. I would vote Fire in the Sky as number one, but they're all winners.

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      Eddie Carrara 5 years ago from New Hampshire

      Hey frogyfish, It seem you and I share the same love of natures beautiful endings, but you are far more eloquent in your descriptions. lol Awesome pictures, voted up and awesome :)

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      GClark 5 years ago from United States

      Wonderful photos and hub! Especially liked the mocking birds - seems unusual to find them posed like that and able to catch them before they moved from such a great setting. GClark

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      Derdriu 5 years ago

      frogyfish: What a serene presentation of the vivid interaction of landscape with light and night! Your photos which include the reflections of sky and vegetation in the water are so clear that it is as though readers are there. Your cloud formations are impressive in conveying the colors, shapes and textures possible in the daytime sky. Have you ever photographed a cloudy night sky?

      Thank you for sharing, voted up, etc.,

      Derdriu

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      Paula 5 years ago from The Midwest, USA

      Frogyfish, wow... I am at a loss for words. I found myself looking at your photos here, with slight smile, just enjoying them so very much. Thank you. I really like what you said about enjoying nature, and her gifts. I absolutely loved this hub. Thank you for bring love and light and joy to the world around you. That is what you did here. Thank you so much. :)

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      writer20, feline prophet, Rtalloni, thank you for enjoying the scenes. And I had never seen such a sky as that 'fire in the sky' for real until that one. It was amazing!

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      eddiecarrara, you are too kind, but I certainly am happy that you shared the beauty of these sunsets!

      Gclark, those mockingbirds sat on the treetops for several minutes...there were many birds talking that evening.

      Derdriu, thank you for expressing your enjoyment. I have several night/cloud pictures of the 2011 supermoon, but not much more. That is an interesting invitation to explore.

      oceansunsets, thank you so much for visiting and feeling the beauty of God's artwork...I just get to push the button! :-)

      I am pleased that you all visited and enjoyed the sunsets!

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      mikielikie 5 years ago from Texas

      wow! I love the unusual clouds picture! Beautiful!!

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      mikielikie, I likie your name...and your enjoyment expressed about the beautiful sunsets. Thanks for visiting!

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      these pictures are so beautiful... did you take them? awesome job... I voted up and beautiful....and awesome if I could....

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      Hi, Deborah Brooks and thanks for the expressed thought. Yes, they all are my own Oklahoma sunset pictures. The artist though, did a beautiful job, didn't He. Thank you for visiting!

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      girltalksshop 5 years ago

      Beautiful photos! Gorgeous to say the least...nice, nice hub! : ) Thanks for sharing it with us.

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      Justin W Price 5 years ago from Juneau, Alaska

      what amazing photos!

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      Hi, PDXKGuy, glad you visited and enjoyed the sunset show!

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      girltalksshop, thank you for enjoying the sunsets and your nice comment...you're very welcome!

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      sigmarc 5 years ago from Chester, VA

      Truly beautiful pictures of God's glrious creation.

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      Justin W Price 5 years ago from Juneau, Alaska

      thanks for sharing, Frogy!

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      North Wind 5 years ago from The World (for now)

      These are beautiful pictures. The sky is amazing! I think my favorite is the one in mid-February. It is a very soft scene and looks as though it is a time when you can hear the sky and the trees whisper their secrets. You take wonderful photos!

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      wellsjsam 5 years ago from Oakfield, New York

      Frogyfish, your photos are glorious!I love sunsets. I feel they are God's promise of a beautiful tomorrow.

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      sigmarc, indeed they are...and amazing how different they can be, while all portray beauty!

      North Wind, that was an unusually warm February day and the small drifts of snow were all that was left of a previous snowstorm. ALL God's creatures were happy then and talking about it in the cool evening.

      wellsjsam, thank you for enjoying the photos...the lake and sunsets are a favorite place/time for me...it can be interesting to watch the sun set while thinking of the sun-rise around the world.

      Thank you all for enjoying the photos!

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      iguidenetwork 5 years ago from Austin, TX

      Great photography....i'm lovin' it

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      Dianna Mendez 5 years ago

      Beautiful pictures and I can't say which one I enjoyed most. However, I do like the "unusual cloud formations..." color and dramatic sweep of the clouds. You have a good eye for the beauty of nature.

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      Kelly Kline Burnett 5 years ago from Madison, Wisconsin

      Awesome! The words, the photos, your energy! So glad I found you. And what a great profile name! Voted up and truly awesome. God is the best artist!

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      frogyfish 5 years ago from Central United States of America

      iguidenetwork, teaches12345, GmaGoldie, thank you for your visit and comments here. Indeed, I repeat, in viewing all that magnificent beauty, I am happy that I could capture the beautiful sunsets in color for sharing enjoyment.

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      DeepakTutlani 5 years ago from Jaipur

      Beautiful work...These photographs seems to have life inside...

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      b. Malin 5 years ago

      Your Pictures are Wonderful Froggyfish, lots of Talent in these shots, Thanks for sharing.

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      Deepak Tutlani and b.Malin, thank you for your visit and comments. It is amazing how a sunset can be so varied...

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      Annie Fenn 4 years ago from Australia

      Oh Frogyfish, your sunsets (and moonrise), are amazing. Just breathtaking photography. In hubs like these I usually like to point out my favourites but I just love all of these. Very, very enjoyable viewing here at this hub, thank you.

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      Fennelseed, thank you for visiting. So happy you enjoyed the sunset evenings, and thank you for comment too.

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      Thomas Silvia 4 years ago from Massachusetts

      Hi frogyfish WOW thanks for sharing these amazing and very beautiful photos !

      Vote up and more !!!

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      kashmir 56, I think you said it all...amazing and beautiful. But I just got to push that camera button...and really liked it too. Glad YOU did!

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      theseus 4 years ago from philippines

      Awesome pictures!! The same scenery I would want to capture myself.I love them..Thank's for sharing. God bless.

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      theseus, glad you visited and enjoyed the pictures. Blessings and enjoyment of spring back atcha!

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      Civil War Bob 4 years ago from Glenside, Pennsylvania

      Good hub and camera work, Frogyfish...voted up, beautiful, and interesting!

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      Thank for your kind comment, Civil War Bob. I enjoyed being able to push that camera button...and the pictures came out special that day also.

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      daisyjae 4 years ago from Canada

      Very beautiful. Your hubs make me want to go out and take pictures.

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      daisyjae, Yea! Go take those pictures, and enjoy it all! You will find a treasure now and then that will make up for all those blurs, crookeds, and misses. :-)

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      Marlene Bertrand 4 years ago from Northern California, USA

      As I went through the pictures, I kept thinking, 'That's my favorite.' But, then I'd see another one and claim that one as my favorite, too. Well, I won't declare a favorite now, because I enjoyed them all. They are all beautiful.

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      MarleneB, I'm glad you enjoyed the beauty of the sunsets. I'm with you...can't pick just one favorite.

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      Lita C. Malicdem 4 years ago from Philippines

      What catches the naked eye when we commune with nature is somehow limited, unlike when we use the camera. These are awesome photos, complete with the minutest details you can look at again and again! Very beautiful shots! Thanks for sharing.

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      Bhawana Salaria 4 years ago from Australia

      No words to say...Simply great Hub

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      Jaspal Singh 4 years ago from India / Australia

      Beautiful Pictures. Nature has no limits.

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      Lita C, you are right about seeing more in a picture than with the naked eye. We can often find new things missed before--several times over! Bhanu.Jas and Jaspals, thank you for visiting and enjoying the sunsets.

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      Kamalesh050 4 years ago from Sahaganj, Dist. Hooghly, West Bengal, India

      Wow, wonderful pictures, absolutely Stunning! Thanks for sharing. Voted Up & Awesome! Best Wishes, Kamalesh

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      Kamalesh050, thank you for your comment...and I do agree that the variety of beautiful sunsets is great...and never ending.

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      gregb4hope 4 years ago from El Paso TX

      Your photos seem to capture nature at it's most revealing moments of beauty. It is a wonderful display of visual imagery and I enjoyed the journey.

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      gregb4hope, I am glad you enjoyed the evening-time journey. Thank you for your visit here.

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      Thelma Alberts 4 years ago from Germany

      Awesome! Beautiful photos! Thanks for sharing. Have a lovely weekend!

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      Thelma Alberts thank you for enjoying your visit. Isn't it amazing that we see the 'same' sunset each night - and so many miles apart!

      (P.S. My grandparents emigrated from Germany as young people. Your nation holds a special place in my thoughts.)

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      Gail Sobotkin 4 years ago from South Carolina

      So many breathtaking sunsets!!!

      I love the way you caught many of them reflected in the water. Absolutely stunning and I also enjoyed the captions.

      Voted up across the board except for funny and also shared with followers so that they too, might have a magnificent end to their day.

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      Happyboomernurse, are you cool up there in Delaware? We are 'cookin' down here. Skies have been fairly clear, so no really striking sunsets for a few days. Thank you for your visit, and for letting me know your enjoyment!

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      jill of alltrades 4 years ago from Philippines

      Oh, you got a wonderful gallery of sunset photos here! I love them all! You have perfectly captured the mood in all of them!

      Voted up and beautiful!

      I also have a hub on sunsets. Maybe we can link up? What do you think?

      Here's the link:https://hubpages.com/art/What-Color-Is-Your-Sunset...

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      jill of alltrades, thank you for visiting, ejoying. I will have to visit your hub now! See you.

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      jill of alltrades 4 years ago from Philippines

      Hi frogyfish,

      I just added the link your hub in my sunset hub. It's in the last paragraph before the video. Thanks for letting me do that.

      Happy to see you again!

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      Thanks Jill for letting me know. I added your link above...and had to re-learn how to do that by URL, but got it done. Really enjoyed your 'colors' explanations there.

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      Rajan Singh Jolly 4 years ago from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar,INDIA.

      These are awesome sunset pictures. I can visualize how delightful they must have been to see them personally. Love your descriptive captions too.

      Voted up, awesome and shared.

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      QudsiaP1 4 years ago

      Ahh the impeccable beauty of a sunset; enough to arise emotion even within stone. Thank you for sharing such beautiful pictures with us. :)

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      Deb Welch 4 years ago

      Amazing and breathtaking pictures - loved them all. I was able to watch the large orange sun move slowly into the clouds at the end of the day twice recently. Not as gorgeous as your State but quite nice. I am sharing this Hub as I know many will enjoy. Voted across the board except funny.

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      rajan jolly, thank you for sharing your appreciative words here!

      QudsiaP1 You are welcomed to have shared the natural beauty of these sunsets...Emotion within stone...what an interesting picture there!

      Deb Welch, thank you for stopping by my sunsets. We do get to see the same sun each day don't we...an amazing thought!

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      Tammy 4 years ago from North Carolina

      This hub really drew me in. This is my favorite time of the day. You made an exceptionally beautiful hub. You are a great photographer!

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      Kamalesh050 4 years ago from Sahaganj, Dist. Hooghly, West Bengal, India

      Excellent photography. Voted Up & Awesome. Thanks for sharing.

      Best Wishes, Kamalesh

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      tammyswallow, I agree that sunsets are beautiful in variety, color, a one-time-show!

      Kamalesh050 thank you for coming to enjoy the sunsets and for your votes.

      And both of you remember with me, that I just got to push that camera button of God's painting in the sky. :-)

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      anglnwu 4 years ago

      I don't know how I miss this--this is a real treat for the eyes. The pictures are all spectacular, postcard-worthy. I love the way you describe each picture--so poetic, it only makes the picture more beautiful. Rated up and shared.

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      SkeetyD 4 years ago from Barbados

      I love sunset photos and these did not disappoint. I congratulate you on a job well done! I hope to see more photos from you

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      anglnwu and SkeetyD, thank you for coming to enjoy the sunsets. I have to come back to it occasionally for myself...it is easy to forget what beauty there has been. Thank you both for visiting and commenting.

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      aslanlight 4 years ago from England

      These are absolutely breathtaking!

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      aslanlight, thank you much for visiting from 'afar'! Glad you enjoyed the beautiful sunsets!

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      Sheila Brown 4 years ago from Southern Oklahoma

      Such beautiful pictures! I love sunrises and sunsets. Your pictures are just awesome. I really enjoyed this hub! Voting up and beautiful! :)

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      sgbrown, glad you visited and enjoyed these Okie views.

      Regarding a previous comment, relatives recently moved from Dickson near Ardmore a little further north. And I'm still north of them. :-) I suspected because of your hubs info that you were in that area - which is beautifully natural forested hills... Thank you for your nice words too!

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      Susan Haze 4 years ago from Sunny Florida

      Your pictures are gorgeous. Sunset is my favorite time of the day.

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      KoffeeKlatch Gals, I am glad you visited and enjoyed the pictures. Thank you for coming...and Merry Christmas too!

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      Marites Mabugat-Simbajon 3 years ago from Toronto, Ontario

      This is so delightful and magnificent! I love sunsets and its flaming skies, and even peaceful skies of some bright nights! Your words harmonized with nature and in your photography. I can hear those silhouette birds talking. What a perfect shot!

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      frogyfish 3 years ago from Central United States of America

      Glad you came coffeegginmyrice. I really 'lucked out' on getting that bird shot...and they were softly talking to each other. They were perched for quite a while - watching the sunset? :-)

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      Peggy Woods 3 years ago from Houston, Texas

      I truly enjoyed looking at all of your beautiful photos taken of nature's beauty from your Oklahoma location. The colors in the sky are amazing!

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      Suzette Walker suzettetaos 2 years ago from Taos, NM

      Just the hub I needed on this bright morning! I love photography and I am viewing this a second time and it is just as beautiful and inspiring as the first time I viewed these wonderful photos. The lake and houses around it are gorgeous. You certainly know the exact moment to push the button to catch God's creation at its best. I love the two mockingbirds. The calm after the storm photos are gorgeous too. Great job! Voted up+ and shared.

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      stella vadakin 2 years ago from 3460NW 50 St Bell, Fl32619

      Beautiful pictures and I enjoyed looking at each of them. I like all of the pictures but like the night ones the best.Great Hub, and Merry Christmas. Stella

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      frogyfish 2 years ago from Central United States of America

      ladyguitarpicker, thank you for visiting. I see you are in warm Florida by your zip code. Merry Christmas to you too, all the way down south!

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      Dim Flaxenwick 2 years ago from Great Britain

      Oh my goodness........ I Do not think I have ever seen such glorious photos all in one article. Most of all I love the way you directed the praise to our creator, not your brilliant photography.

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      frogyfish 2 years ago from Central United States of America

      Dim, dear, thank you for your visit here and a very proper comment!

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