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Sky Watch #82:

18 Mar

Skywatching in St. Peter’s Square.  November 2009.

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Posted by on March 18, 2010 in Uncategorized

 

50 responses to “Sky Watch #82:

  1. Regina

    March 18, 2010 at 6:05 pm

    Gorgoeus and magnificent place.
    We were both out of the country in Nov 2009:).

    Thank you for sharing.

    Regards.
    Have a wonderful weekend.

     
  2. Dewdrop

    March 18, 2010 at 6:10 pm

    Amazingly magnificent. Beatifully captured.

     
  3. Carver

    March 18, 2010 at 6:18 pm

    What a wonderful shot of a beautiful day at a remarkable place.

    To answer your question about mine the tree in bloom is a Tulip tree (Magnolia liliiflora) which is quite different than the broad leaf large magnolia. This is usually a shrub or small tree. The bare limbs above the blooms are an oak tree which won’t start spring growth for some time yet.

     
  4. Sylvia Kirkwood

    March 18, 2010 at 6:34 pm

    Such a fantastic and beautiful place! And what wonderful blue skies! Marvelous capture! Hope you have a great weekend!

    Sylvia

     
  5. carol

    March 18, 2010 at 6:38 pm

    II thought that looked like Rome in the thumbnail! Nice shot. It looks like you had beautiful weather that trip.

     
  6. Elisabeth

    March 18, 2010 at 6:41 pm

    What a gorgeous blue sky and super nice shot of Rome.

     
  7. Rajesh

    March 18, 2010 at 6:41 pm

    Spectacular architecture.

    My skywatch @ Jaisalmer Golden City & more

     
  8. Diane AZ

    March 18, 2010 at 6:47 pm

    The sky and lighting are beautiful. Looks like it was a fantastic day!

     
  9. Kim

    March 18, 2010 at 6:55 pm

    Great shot! Beautiful place and bright blue sky. Happy weekend!

    A sunset

     
  10. Carletta

    March 18, 2010 at 6:56 pm

    What a great angle! Looked like a lovely day for sightseeing!

     
  11. Eaglesbrother

    March 18, 2010 at 6:59 pm

    Wow !!! Great building..love the way it curves.

     
  12. Kcalpesh

    March 18, 2010 at 7:09 pm

    Awesome structure! Terrific shot!

    Pixellicious Photos

     
  13. Debra

    March 18, 2010 at 7:14 pm

    This is a fantastic shot! I love the angle and the pretty blue sky and the people just make it all the more interesting!

     
  14. don

    March 18, 2010 at 7:20 pm

    Wonderful building and a blue blue sky that is one neat picture. Don

     
  15. Ebie

    March 18, 2010 at 7:20 pm

    What a great day to be there and enjoy the scene. Wish one day I could visit.

    How are you? Take care!

     
  16. Fishing Guy

    March 18, 2010 at 7:24 pm

    Ewok: Very cool look at the sky on the square. I will be in Northern Italy next week.

     
  17. Tara R.

    March 18, 2010 at 7:36 pm

    Stunning image. Beautifully composed. I can only imagine how wonderful this square must be when there.

     
  18. babooshka

    March 18, 2010 at 7:59 pm

    That is such crisp clean photography.

     
  19. Martha

    March 18, 2010 at 8:02 pm

    You had some beautiful blue skies for you visit to the Vatican.

     
  20. uberrhund

    March 18, 2010 at 8:37 pm

    Beautiful, classic shot!

     
  21. Titania

    March 18, 2010 at 8:44 pm

    A lovely blue sky above St.Peter’s square. Lots to admire!

     
  22. overtiredmum

    March 18, 2010 at 9:26 pm

    Impressive building under a crisp sky – makes site seeing all the better xo

     
  23. Pearl Maple

    March 18, 2010 at 9:33 pm

    Fabulous view for Sky Watch Friday, looks like a fabulous day for doing a bit of sightseeing.

     
  24. J Bar

    March 18, 2010 at 9:36 pm

    Great sky above the church.

     
  25. lightbluelife

    March 18, 2010 at 10:18 pm

    magnificient structure!

     
  26. eden

    March 18, 2010 at 10:49 pm

    What a beautiful place! Love the blue sky. Wish I could visit there someday.

     
  27. Wren

    March 18, 2010 at 11:36 pm

    Beautiful! Rome is a wonderful city, and this is such a lovely shot and brings back fond memories.

     
  28. Mike

    March 18, 2010 at 11:44 pm

    Oh yes! I think the sun always shines there!!

     
  29. syel

    March 18, 2010 at 11:55 pm

    i could only sigh! beautiful!

     
  30. Celine

    March 18, 2010 at 11:58 pm

    Superb shot! Brought back memories of my trip to the Vatican city a few years back. Thank you.

     
  31. Rob Inukshuk

    March 19, 2010 at 12:04 am

    I know that place, I’ve been there! It was a long time ago, but you don’t forget such a fantastic scene.

     
  32. carolynUSA

    March 19, 2010 at 12:14 am

    Fabulous day to visit St. Peter’s Square! And, what a wonderfully composed image too.

     
  33. Vernz

    March 19, 2010 at 12:14 am

    I been living half my life in this side of the world, and before I die I would make it sure I can stand in front of this magnificent structure ….. amazing …

     
  34. JennJilks

    March 19, 2010 at 1:01 am

    Lovely! Ontario skies are getting more blue!

     
  35. Mama Zen

    March 19, 2010 at 1:17 am

    Looks like a gorgeous day!

     
  36. lazyclick

    March 19, 2010 at 3:09 am

    Magnificent shot.

     
  37. Japa

    March 19, 2010 at 6:28 am

    Awe-mazing place to be, beautiful photo.

     
  38. Grace Olsson

    March 19, 2010 at 7:46 am

    very nice shot.
    congrats
    HAVE A NICE WEEKEND, DEAR

     
  39. luna miranda

    March 19, 2010 at 9:45 am

    yes, i’m back! i’m multi-tasking.:p

    what an impressive building. i always wonder why old buildings in other places look “new” while ours look dilapidated (LOL).

     
  40. Maria

    March 19, 2010 at 10:55 am

    Looking at your last three posts (St. Peter’s Sq, San Fransisco, and the Bridge of Angels… makes me want to get my suitcases packed! What a beautiful world*
    So glad we get to share it here at Sky Watch!
    ~Maria

     
  41. Randi, Sweden

    March 19, 2010 at 2:29 pm

    Great shot of a wonderful and historical view!

     
  42. Marites

    March 19, 2010 at 2:32 pm

    such a beautiful place and you captured it really well. happy weekend!

     
  43. Carolyn on Haida Gwaii travelling

    March 19, 2010 at 3:44 pm

    Wonderful sky and composition.
    Smiles

     
  44. Vicky, Greece

    March 19, 2010 at 6:54 pm

    Great photo!!!! Very beautiful place!!!

     
  45. Laura Hegfield

    March 19, 2010 at 10:15 pm

    wonderful shot…I love the one above this two with the aunties…so much character.

     
  46. SandyCarlson

    March 20, 2010 at 1:49 am

    Incredible architecture.

     
  47. kriz cpec

    March 20, 2010 at 10:07 am

    Thanks for sharing. 🙂

     
  48. docgelo

    March 20, 2010 at 8:59 pm

    never been to europe; this is definitely included in our must-visit-places one day.

     
  49. stine, Canada

    March 21, 2010 at 5:51 pm

    Lovely clear blue sky. What a beautiful day that was,

     

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