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Written by Titirangi Storyteller

14/12/2011 at 11:25 pm

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  1. Oh, I so love the time of the gloaming….the golden glow before night takes over from the day. Jan Karon in her Mitford books calls it the “changing of the light” time. A time of reflection. A time to take a deep breath and move into the next after day is done.


    Happy Daze

    16/12/2011 at 2:29 am

    • I like that… these two were returning from a very long walk. I loved how they were walking together in rhythm, but not talking.


  2. As Happy Daze remarked, the gloaming is the most magical time of day. Always been my favorite time.



    02/01/2012 at 10:12 am

    • Yeah, there’s something about that light coming from low in the sky. Back before I studied light, I described this time of day as the most 3 dimensional… and it turns out that, at least visually, it is… bright broad spectrum light coming from directly above seems to flatten everything – to the eye, on film and in digital photography… Low light is filtered, warmer and creates beautiful shadows which add depth… so perhaps there is a logical and well as romantic reason for loving the gloaming…


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