Ever Wonder Why They Call Them The BLUE RIDGE Mountains?

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Real Estate Agent with Hiawassee, Young Harris, Blairsville, Hayesville, Murphy and Beyond! GA 281904 and NC 185282

A few days ago I was on my way to meet some buyer clients looking at homes in Hiawassee, Georgia.  Of course, the camera is never out of reach when I’m riding (or driving) and I was able to get this beautiful shot of the fog that was covering the mountains like a cozy down blanket.  You’ll be happy to know that I actually pulled off to the side of the road (WAY off) so that I could take my time and get a good shot.



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If you've ever wondered why they call them the Blue Ridge Mountains, this should answer that for you.  Although I’m still learning what all the buttons and adjustments are for I am totally enjoying my new camera .  Thank you Santa!  




Hope you had a great weekend!

 

Cyndi


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Bill and Cyndi,

Nice shot with your new camera. Good luck using it. :)

Steve

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Hi Bill & Cyndi, Great picture and yes you are so right; the mountain ridge is blue. I am from Tennesse and the Smokey Mountains are a smokey color too. Your picture is lovely and I like how the clouds hug the tops.

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Cyndi, I knew as soon as I read the title there would be a fantastic photo! Thanx for sharing! And thanx for staying safe while taking the pic!

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Steve - Thank you.  I am totally loving it!!!

Kristin - It is amazing how blue the mountains look!!

Peg - I am glad I didn't disappoint you then!  Sometimes I do snap a picture while driving but only if there's no traffic and I HAVE to get the shot right then.  Otherwise, I'll pull off to the side and take my time.

Happy Monday All!

Cyndi

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Bill that is an awesome photo of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Thanks for sharing.

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Connie - Thank you!  It's like being on vacation ever day here!

Cyndi

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Bill and Cyndi,

Congratulations. This post is now featured on "Speechless Sundays." :)

Steve

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Hi Bill and Cyndi, Very nice. What kind of camera did Santa bring you? I head he was sort of partial to Canon, so I bought my own, LOL. 

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Steve - Thank you for that feature - what a wonderful compliment!

William - Nikon D5100!!  Of course - Santa had lots of help making sure he knew just what to get!

Cyndi

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Great shot of the mountains.  I have driven there, and was so amazed at how blue they are in the distance!

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Beautiful pic, Bill and Cyndi!  We use to see shots like this of Mount Rainier when we lived in the Seattle area.  Sooooo pretty.

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Great shot. Now I know why they're called the Blue Ridge Mountians. ;)

-Paul

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