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Sunsets

eventide |ˈēvənˌtīd|
noun archaic or literary
the end of the day; evening: the moon flower opens its white, trumpetlike flowers at eventide.

ORIGIN Old English ǣfentīd

Near Danjugan Island (Marine Reserve), Negros

Near Danjugan Island (Marine Reserve), Negros

Chindonan Island, Palawan (Coron)

Chindonan Island, Palawan (Coron)

Punta Fuego

Nasugbu, Batangas overlooking Punta Fuego

Bauang, San Fernando looking out into the South China / Western Philippine Sea (no filters used)

Bauang, San Fernando looking out into the South China / Western Philippine Sea (no filters used)

Taal Lake & Volcano

Majayjay, Laguna overlooking Mt Banahaw

Manila Bay

Manila Bay using just my iPhone Camera

5 comments on “Sunsets

  1. tokyomike55
    May 5, 2012

    Nice! I love the sunsets in the Phils!

    • chiefmadapple
      May 7, 2012

      I only realized today why the top photo was named “Punta Fuego” by Spanish explorers. It means “Fire’s End” in Spanish. And lo and behold, the sun sets exactly there and it really looks like a ball of fire.

  2. newagequixotic
    May 11, 2012

    hello there, thanks for leaving a comment on my blog. Banahaw and Taal! I want those landforms! I wish I could go back to climbing soon

    • chiefmadapple
      May 11, 2012

      You should, climbing is punishing but rewarding, haahha

    • Alex Chao
      March 1, 2013

      Why did you stop?

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