"Place, with a trace of humanity" Photography/Photo of the Day/Pittsburgh

Wylie Avenue View – Winter Afternoon

Wylie Avenue view of the city skyline in my mirror. I was pulled over to the curb.

The last of the light on our first real winter afternoon- snow, icy roads, dropping temps. I was headed home.

 

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17 responses

  1. Toni

    Amazing photo!! Very cool!! So is the Flat Ruthie Post – so interesting today!!!

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    January 5, 2012 at 6:18 am

  2. Gail Radley

    You can feel the cold

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    January 5, 2012 at 6:54 am

  3. Sue Reinfeld

    I like the contrast.

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    January 5, 2012 at 7:33 am

  4. I miss summertime

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    January 5, 2012 at 7:44 am

  5. Vincie

    Very cool photo!

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    January 5, 2012 at 8:17 am

  6. Kristin

    I agree, looks cold!

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    January 5, 2012 at 8:26 am

  7. Erica Wells

    Cool!!! I put a comment on Flat Ruthie visits Independence, but don’t know if it got on???!!! It was a fun visit :-)

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    January 5, 2012 at 8:38 am

  8. What a clever shot, Ruth! Would that this were the end of Winter and your were shooting the last snowy afternoon and not the first.

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    January 5, 2012 at 9:02 am

    • How right you are. We are ready for Spring and the winter has barely begun.

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      January 5, 2012 at 7:46 pm

  9. Brrrrrr, I just plan to start every comment until March that way. Great shot, love the clouds.

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    January 5, 2012 at 11:18 am

    • Will try to do a few shots by a fireplace inside.

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      January 5, 2012 at 7:46 pm

  10. So nice; so Pittsburgh-from two perspectives. Thanks, ruth.

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    January 5, 2012 at 12:51 pm

  11. you still are the greatest master of mixed light challenges!
    Chandelier Frizz
    me with chandelier …

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    January 5, 2012 at 1:26 pm

  12. thirdhandart

    Great photo! An awesome way to capture the last rays of the sun in one direction and almost complete darkness in the other. You (and FrizzText) amaze me!

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    January 5, 2012 at 2:57 pm

  13. Laura Opshinsky

    I think this is my favorite photo so far!

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    January 5, 2012 at 2:57 pm

  14. Love the photo and the angle of it.

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    January 5, 2012 at 3:30 pm

  15. I love the two skies in this picture; I can literally see the daylight fading away…

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    January 7, 2012 at 11:17 am

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