Saturday, October 9, 2021

Evening Treasures

This past summer I found a good spot from which to watch the White-tailed Deer. I spent many an evening up there waiting for these beautiful animals to come out and feed on the fresh leaves of the beans growing in this field.

I saw as many as six bucks at once, some small ones and a few that looked really good. They were still in velvet at the time.



The does and the younger ones seemed to stay to themselves, but all were beautiful.


When the light got a little low,  I turned my attention to the setting sun. During these days we had a lot of smoke in the air and that gave some unique sunsets.



The sun changed looks as it dropped down.


I like how the sun is just kissing the tops of the trees.
The air was heavy with smoke and I'm sure it was difficult for those with breathing problems.


I make it my goal to try to see beauty in all of nature.

 How strange that nature does not knock, and yet it does not intrude. 

15 comments:

Sandi said...

Magnificent deer!

The sun doesn't look real. Amazing! 💕

Hootin Anni said...

Oh Ruth absolutely breathtaking!! Silent beauty. You captured a peaceful scene of God's creations. I was beginning to wonder about you... hope you are doing well.

William Kendall said...

Gorgeous shots.

Pamela M. Steiner said...

Your sunsets remind me of a giant air-filled balloon in the sky...or the planet Mars...take your pick! Very unique and beautiful! And I LOVE the deer photos...so peaceful and lovely. You do find some beautiful pictures in God's creation around you. Thank you for sharing it with us!!

Ginny Hartzler said...

Wow, a fuscia striped sun!!! It can't get any better!

Lowcarb team member said...

Lovely to see the deer.
Fabulous photographs of the setting sun.

All the best Jan

Pat @ Mille Fiori Favoriti said...

Wonderful to see all the white tail deer and the fiery red sun.
Have a very Happy Thanksgiving with your family, Ruth

happyone said...

Great photos of the deer.
The setting sun is spectacular!!!

Rose said...

These are all beautiful! Each moon shot is wonderful! And I just love seeing deer!

George said...

Thank you for sharing these beautiful treasures with us.

Debbie said...

the deer are such a magnificent sighting and your pictures are stand-outs!! the sunset is spectacular, it looks like a beachball in it's perfection!!

MadSnapper said...

Oh wow on the deer and getting to see them. I would love to see deer in the wild and your moons look like peppermint moons

E.liza"BETH" said...

it is amazing how time flies ... blink and gone. try to keep up. smile lots. i enjoy seeing wildlife. always birds. ( :

Lorrie said...

Beautiful photos of the deer. Such warm evening light. The sun set photo are beautiful, too. We live in such an amazing world.

photowannabe said...

And...you definitely do see the beauty all around you.
Lovely peaceful photos and the sun is spectacular.
Sue

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