Frequent visitors of this blog probably already know I am sucker for sunrises and sunsets. Instead of thinking about coffee, news or how I look when I wake up, I usually look at the clock to see if I can still catch the sunrise or if I already missed it. Depending on what time I wake up or in which side of the Philippines I am, I can end up with a view like this:
.. or this…
And if I am on a travel and I am with friends or offcemates, I can end up asking them to do this early in the morning:
Good morning! Jump and feel how alive you are. 🙂
This post is my entry to Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge with the theme Good Morning!
I feel bad for not posting new pictures for this week’s challenge again. However, when I saw the the phrase “the golden hour”, my mind did a happy jump because I’ve been dying for this opportunity to come up. I think I already mentioned in a separate post that I love sunrise and sunsets. I simply love the light during such hours and the magic it instantly bring to the subject of the photograph. Today, I am sharing several “golden hour” photos that I collected over the years. First up is a picture of two trees which I took while waiting for a cab in Subic:
These pictures were taken in the past and they serve as reminders of the places I’ve been to. But more than that, it’s a reminder of the promise I made to myself to take pictures of either of sunrise or sunsets in the places I will go to. Rather than being a testaments to the beauty of nature, these pictures are a token of the promise I made to myself to keep discovering new places and to keep learning from experiences.
Check out the entries for these week’s challenge at Daily Post.
I’ve been waiting for this challenge. Sun, sun, sun. I love everything about the sun. This is why when I go to a certain place especially the beach, I try to take pictures of the sunrise and the sunset. There’s something about the sun that gets me but whatever that is I still do not know up to now. So, without further ado…