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photoblog image Devil Moon Out Of My Fire Pit

Devil Moon Out Of My Fire Pit

Devil Moon Out Of My Fire Pit



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The moon's reflection is aimed directly at your fire pit, Peter. How wonderful is that? Love how you've kept all the surrounding area in black.
....peter:): Thank you very much Beverly.... for such a nice compliment....petersmile
  • Ray
  • Hong Kong
  • 1 Jun 2011, 01:05
I think you are mis-reading it, Peter...it is clearly an Alien Close Encounter, and the Mothership has seen down an exploratory team to work out what is causing that adour that we locals know as frying bacon.
....peter:): LOL ....i love your imagination Ray ... there is a blue speck just to the right of the moon.... it could have been the Mothershipgrin....petersmile
What a great photo, Peter! Very dream-like... But it makes me want a toasted marshmallow! The reflection could be seen as smoke rising from the burnt sugar goop on the stick. (I assume Canadian campers burn their marshmallows just like us Yanks!)
....peter:): Hi Patrushka i am glad that you liked my photo...we Canuck's toast marshmallows the same as you Yanks.... but we go one step furthergrin ....we make S'mores out of them...that is two toasted marshmallows with a chocolate coated wafer between them and let the chocolate melt....that is why they a S'mores....because if you have one....you always want some moregrin....petersmile
  • Chris
  • England
  • 1 Jun 2011, 06:54
Now there's an interesting composition Peter
....peter:): Thank you Chris.... i try my best not to lull you folks to sleepgrin....petersmile
I love that single star!!
Sorry for not commenting for so long, I was on vacation
....peter:): I hope that you had a fantastic vacation Marion and i am looking to the photos that i am sure that you had taken.... isn't that blue star a bonus .... i never saw it until i downloaded the photo....petersmile
juste un rayon de lune ,très beau ..
merci pour votre commentaire cela me touche personnellement ,mercredissime
....peter:): juste un rayon de Lune Fulgent... mais il y a aussi un bonus.. .il est une étoile bleue juste à droite de la Lune,... qui était pure chance...smile
Je suis heureux que vous apprécie mon commentaire..... Amitiés....peter/pierresmile
  • vintage
  • Australia
  • 1 Jun 2011, 08:55
This one very good photo
....peter:): Thank you Mate....petersmile
with that black background on the site, it looks marvelous
....peter:): thank you very much Chantal .... there is just a ghost of the tree line if you look very closely....petersmile
oh my gosh Peter this is GLORIOUS, absolutely stunning, i think your page having a black background helps, it takes away the limits!!!!! just stunning!!!!!! now come back to my site and put your url in the url box lol
....peter:): WOW... what a fantastic comment Elaine.... i like the way that you described it ... 'it takes away the limits!!!!'.... beyond the moon ....infinitygrin....petersmile
See you change things on you site and 'old dogs' need a jerk on the collar to pay attentionsmile
  • Louis
  • South Africa
  • 1 Jun 2011, 10:14
So you have the moon in your pit. I prefer good sized steaks smile

Excellent picture and well presented.
....peter:): Thank you very much Louis....i consider it a great compliment coming from you....smile
At that time of night... we roast marshmallows at the firepit.... the steak and red wine was earlier in the eveninggrin
  • Scarlet
  • Netherlands
  • 1 Jun 2011, 11:25
Super cool shot!
....peter:): Thanks a lot Scarlet....i am glad that you dropped it to catch it lol....petersmile
  • Ginnie
  • Netherlands
  • 1 Jun 2011, 11:48
Gotta watch out for those devil moons, Peter. They watch you like a hawk. smile
....peter:): Yes they do Ginnie....but i just watch them backgrin....petersmile
there aren't enough words in my vocabulary to express my awe
....peter:): Awe!!! seemed to say it all Lorraine.....thanks a bunch....peter/pierresmile
Is that an eclipse across the face of the Moon Peter?
....peter:): No eclipse that night Brian it was just a quarter moon.... but i loved the golden reflection off the lake....petersmile
  • cajera
  • France
  • 1 Jun 2011, 20:01
A big cup and ball
Beautiful image
....peter:): Merci beaucoup Cajera.... la coupe est mon foyer le streak d'or est le reflet de la lune sur le lac.... J'aime votre analogiesmile ....peter/pierresmile
  • Astrid
  • Netherlands
  • 1 Jun 2011, 21:03
Amazing, that is some great picture, must have been magic light with the moon!
....peter:): Thank you very much Astrid...a fine compliment... it was a magic moment....i had to wait for the moon to get to just the right place....it was worth the waitgrin....petersmile
It's an exclamation mark!
You surprised us again with your talent! smile
This night view is so crystal clear, I can even see two bright stars!

Can you spot them?
That's my question mark for you. wink
....peter:): This is likely biggest exclamation mark that you will ever see LC.
What a great compliment for you to be surprised....thanks.

Marion (Flash and Flare) was the first to noticed the closest star.

But there are two blue stars in this photo.
I don't know why they show up as blue.

One is at the top left corner almost out of the frame.
The other is much brighter at a 45° angle above and to the right of the moon.

I see that you paid attention and noticed them both.
I knew that they were there all along.
I had the advantage of having the original photosmile.
....petersmile
  • paul
  • United Kingdom
  • 1 Jun 2011, 22:18
got to be a likey for me
....peter:): Likey is a fantastic compliment paul...thank you very much....petersmile
Simple and very effective. Atl. Canada is supposes to see an eclipse of the moon tonight at 6:30 or so. Ha, it is 7:05.
....peter:): Thank you very much Mary...as for the eclipse of the moon....we had a thunder storm last night... such is life....petersmile
Hey Peter- I love the way you captured this! It is just very, very cool!
....peter:): Thanks a bunch Elizabeth....all i had to do was to wait for the moon to cooperate....i feel that it is cool toogrin....there are also two blue stars....one is just above the moon to the right...the other one is at the top left corner but it is harder to pick out... i am glad that you dropped bysmile....peter
I see the stars... very cool!
....peter:): They must have been cool!! Elizabeth....that's why they are blue lol....petersmile

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