Monday, February 7, 2011

Beach Grass



(This picture can be enlarged by clicking on it.)

While walking along the beach at Ocean Isle when we were there in December, I was attracted by this batch of grass silhouetted against the sky and water. I couldn't resist taking a picture.

28 comments:

Sey said...

it's so wonderful how they managed to grow on the sand. the wonderful work of nature. Wow!

Mildred said...

Wonderful picture.

Dejemonos sorprender said...

Beautiful, silhouettes are nice..

Ash said...

Nice angle and perspective!

Lrong said...

They appear to be tall... no?

Busy Bee Suz said...

This is absolutely beautiful!

Sandra said...

this is my most favorite of your beach photos, it makes me want to drive over to the other coast and sit in a dune.

Small City Scenes said...

I agree--beachgrass is beautiful and a great part of any photo. MB

Ginny said...

This is quite lovely, almost a contrast in lines, the lines of nature, of course!

Leovi said...

Well done, that photo is gorgeous, a beautiful backlight on a celestial sky.

Maria said...

this is my absolutely favorit of your beach photos, George. I don't know why. It's serene. I see the sea, feel the freedom. I just wish morw wind to go windsurfing there :-) Have a wonderful new week!

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Happyone :-) said...

I love the pale colors - very pretty.

Riet said...

That is a beautiful beachphoto. LOve the pale colours

imac said...

I love photos of sand dunes.

Pam said...

Beautiful spot by the sea, George.. its no wonder you and Betsy keep returning to this majestic place.

be well and happy,
Pam

Hope all is well with your parents.

rainfield61 said...

Your eyes manage to see more beauties than us.

teri said...

Just a bit of light peaking through the matt of clouds and grass- really lovely. So I take it spring has not shown up while I have been away.

Pat - Arkansas said...

I'm glad you stopped to take a photo, George. That's lovely.

Fred Alton said...

I find it amazing that a photographer like you can find beauty in a clump of old dry sea grass and sand!

Kay said...

I love the pinks and blues in this shot. Good capture.

Kay

KathyA said...

Beautiful!

Brit Gal Sarah said...

Simple and lovely, I miss the beach.

SandyCarlson said...

I love it, George. Has me contemplating how important those grasses are the the survival of the dunes. And how tough they can be!

Indrani said...

Great POV!
Simple scenic beauty.

Life Ramblings said...

what a lovely spot. love the colours in the sky.

EG Wow said...

I think this is a lovely photo, George.

Tiago Braga said...

lovely place i think!
amazing colours under the sea! :D

KathyA said...

Love the dimensions/depth of this photo.