WHILE BROWSING LAST WEEKS SKYWATCH A STORM BREWED OUTSIDE MY WINDOW. AS THE RAIN STOPPED THE SKY WAS STILL VERY DARK WHEN I NOTICED THE SUN BEGINNING TO SHINE ON THE TREETOPS SO I GRABBED MY CAMERA AND HEADED OUTSIDE. I GOT THREE OR FOUR PICTURES BEFORE THE RAINBOW FADED. IT WASN’T UNTIL I HAD DOWNLOADED THE IMAGES THAT I SAW THE SECOND RAINBOW.
Carletta, in fact I see a faint rainbow over the main one. Nice countryside, a very enjoyable picture!
I see. I've had occasion to see many double rainbows over the little sound. They are very pretty.
Good timing Carletta! One is exciting to view but two!! A God send! :)
BEAUTIFUL!I felt like I was looking at one of those magic eye posters - the kind where there is a hidden picture, but you have to refocus your eyes in just the right way. ;)It took me a bit to find the second rainbow, but I see it now.What a gorgeous sight!
Oh, great timing indeed, Carletta! And I can see the other rainbow! Magnificent shot!Have a great weekend!Sylvia
So faint...but clearly there. Wonderful my friend :)
It happened to me once. I notised the second one when I loaded the pictures on the screen. I learned thet the purple space between the main and the secondary rainbows is called Alexander's band. Such a beauty - and you captured it beautifully!
Very well composed, where the rainbow goes over the tree crown. Lovely
Really fantastic; it seems like I am looking out my own window.
Yes, I see the double rainbow. What a treat!Janice.
How exciting...someday I hope to catch a double rainbow...perfect timing. Thanks for sharing.
Always lovely to see a rainbow and extra special to see a double, particularly when you haven't realised.
I can see it, there always appears to be a double bow, never seen one on its own. Great contrast with the grey sky, thanks for sahring Carletta:) have a great weekend.
Carletta, I am trying since this morning to open your blog and write my comment...ufa!!get it nowrainbow....and I start to think about the time taht I was child...I runned trying to touch....only children think taht...congrats....have a nice weekend, dearhttp://graceolsson.com/blog/2009/10/wedding-in-sherbourne-castleuk-at-skywatchfriday/
How magical. We rarely see rainbows here.
Is there anything so beautiful as a double rainbow? Wonderful capture.
What a beautiful double rainbow - great capture! It always amazes me how much lighter the sky/clouds are under the rainbow compared with above. Makes a dramatic visual effect.
“The soul would have no rainbow had the eyes no tears.” ~John Vance Cheney It's a beautiful picture, Carletta. Thanks for visiting me so often. I really enjoy your comments.
I see it! This is such a delightful image. I love the lighting here.
WOW!! So beautiful! Rainbows are very special!!Junie
Good capture of the Rainbow and fading one.Eaglesbrother
Great capture of the double rainbow. Thanks for sharing.
Oh, how lucky you caught that with your camera. The photo is stunning.
Simply divine!Joyce M
Yes I see that! It's a double rainbow an unusual thing to see in the sky.
On my way home tonight I was just wishing I would see a rainbow. It has been a while. And lo and behold here you have a beautiful one for me to enjoy for a moment or two. Thanks
Wow what a marvelous shot of the rainbow, well done!Its nice you were in the right place at the right time.
What a magnificent shot. I love the rainbow but also the lighting in the sky. Wonderful!
Wonderful! I love rainbows and this one is done really nicely curving around the trees. Good Photo!
Twice the beauty in this post as well as the posting of your mother on your other blog... Thank you for stopping by and taking the time you did.Tom
Love the sun shining on the tree tops and a great shot of the double rainbow.
I seldom see double rainbows and it has been a long time since I last saw a rainbow. Simply amazing Carletta. Have a nice weekend!
Love the rainbow Carletta. Awesome capture!Happy weekend.Regina
goosebumps cool.. for sure.. two rainbows!
How cool! I get a kick out of discovering things that I was not originally aware of. Beautiful job there, Carletta.
Double rainbow and awesome! Perfect timing too!
a Rainbow!!!! charmingly beautiful!
That is gorgeous! Isn't it fun to discover something in your photographs that you didn't know was there at the time...I have had many of those surprises too. Beautiful sky...beautiful light!
oooh, i love rainbows and love them more if it's a double one:) good capture! My skywatch is up too.
That's so beautiful! Since long I've been looking for an opportunity to capture a rainbow! The mosoons are nearly over here in Mumbai and I still haven't got a chance to do it.... :-( You've shot this picture very nicely!- Pixellicious Photos
I see it and it's beautiful. Great capture.Through Squirrel Eyes
The rainbow is wonderfyl, so is the dark sky, but what really blows me away, is your capture of the golden light. Just wonderful.
something to look forward to after the storm.:P
Carletta: What a beautiful capture of the double promise of better sjies.
Fabulous, Carletta! I love a nice surprise when I look through my photos. ;-)
Let´s remember rainbows and old photo machines. Beautiful.Luiz Ramos
The pretty pastels of the rainbow really overpower the gray that surrounds it. A wonderful capture!
A beautiful capture - nothing like a rainbow to cheer the soul :)
What a fantastic capture !! This is lovely !! I enjoyed the colorful rainbow !!Unseen Rajasthan
Awesome. I like the angle with the tree just under the rainbow. Thanks for sharing.
It is a beautiful photo.
You have a lot of commenters, Carletta!:-)Lucky captured with the second rainbow, although I can't really see it ... I'm looking...
Awesome, I had to look hard for the second one.
What a great capture of the second rainbow. I've never been able to photograph a double rainbow.
Great capture :)
Oh WOW - this is AWESOME and BEAUTIFUL!
Sometimes the surprises when we get to the computer are so great. I am sure this was one of those times.
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