February 16, 2018

Mid-February Views

Willy Nilly Friday

Posting five random things gives me a chance to catch up on items I wanted to share and at the same time, join a few linkups. 

1. Yesterday afternoon temperatures were warm so I walked out to the lake. This is a zoomed-in picture of ripples on the water. 
Black and White Weekend.
2. This view is from a house on Nature's Way near Strasburg that's for sale. They have a nice view of Massanutten Mountain.

Weekend Greens
3. A 15-acre solar field has been completed in Front Royal. American Municipal Power (AMP) constructed the facility on former farmland. On a sunny day it can power over 300 homes. In this picture, the solar collectors are barely visible beyond the tree line, but they are quietly working away, collecting energy.

4. We live between Dulles Airport and the mountains that all the west-bound flights pass over. Under certain conditions, the jets leave vapor trails in their wake. These reminded me of tic-tac-toe, but 15 minutes later they were gone.
Skywatch Friday
5. I added a watercolor filter to this flower picture.
Sharing with Floral Friday and Orange You Glad It's Friday? 
Have a good weekend!


  1. Your black and white snap with all those swirls is quite interesting. Luv the flowers in that orangy haze also
    Happy yoh dropped by my blog


  2. Love those ripples. Very artistic.

  3. A very interesting Five!
    I must try a watercolor filter - it looks great on your flowers!
    Have a wonderful weekend!

  4. Neat pictures. The first and last ones are my favorites.

  5. That BW zoom photo is cool! Love the pattern

  6. I really like your first photo!

  7. Love the ripples - great in black and white!

  8. Very cool ripples, a nice abstract.

  9. Love the ripples. You captured them well.

  10. Com calor nada como ficar perto dágua.

    linda casa a venda, vista bonita das montanhas, bom fim de semana!

  11. Great black and white of the water ripples. Also loved the pretty flower edit. - A nice set of randoms.

  12. i love the water ripples!! the water color edit on the flowers is really pretty too! thanks for linking up linda! i hope you had a great weekend :)

  13. Great trail pattern and my absolute favorite is #1.
    Thanks for joining, greetings from far and cold Germany


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