Thursday, November 5, 2009

The Terminator

The astronomy definition of terminator the boundary between the part of a moon or planet that is illuminated and the part that is dark. This shot represents the terminator crossing Gloucester Harbor.

©2009 ShootingMyUniverse

23 comments:

hip chick said...

I'll be back...

sorry I couldn't resist...beautiful photo.

Erica Houskeeper said...

What a nice photo to look at while I'm drinking my morning coffee. Very beautiful.

A New England Life said...

I've never heard of that particular terminology before but as usual you showed us just what it means, beautifully.

Artlover said...

Great wiev, beautiful.

Tabib said...

Beautiful lighting!!
That only terminator that I know is the robot by that Governor. ;)

Craig Glenn said...

Nice shot Steve!

Chris said...

Great shot Steve, and the terminator of your pictures is quite colorful!

Jenny said...

Corr! Gorgeous! Love that colour on the water.

Kelly said...

...beautiful color. Love the way you caught the clouds sweeping out over the horizon.

Chris Petrak said...

Wonderful capture - these are tough scenes to get really right. You did. Also previously - your milkweed. I also especially was intrigued with the wings.

Barb said...

I was hooked by that title, Steve, but mesmerized by your photo.

Sylvia K said...

Stunning and dramatic shot, Steve! Fantastic colors! It is indeed mesmerizing!

Enjoy your weekend!

Sylvia

Carol said...

Nice shot...marvelous color and light...I like the soft reflection of color ...thanks for the info also...

Frank said...

Absolutely gorgeous

eileeninmd said...

Stunning photo and lucky you to see this beautiful show! Another great photo.

Yogi♪♪♪ said...

Wonderful pic. Great variety of colors in the sky and reflections are wonderful and a terminator to boot.

J Bar said...

Absolutely awesome.
Sydney - City and Suburbs

Clueless in Boston said...

Beautiful colors.

Keith W said...

Great photo! I love the mood you have captured....

Serendipity said...

What a breathtaking view!

Marvin said...

Beautiful colors and just the right amount of clouds. Superb!

Roy said...

Whatever you call it Steve, its great.

studio lolo said...

Beautiful capture!

You live in one of my favorite areas. Rockport holds a sentimental spot in my heart ;)

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