Monday, April 30, 2007

liquid playground

A six hour drive had left me, my husband & our two small children getting crankier by the hour - I was eager for an excuse to stretch my legs & have a little down time when we finally got home. City Daily Photo gave me that opportunity on a silver platter - driving along the lake I saw about a dozen kites flying high above the tree tops. The clouds, the light & the wind were perfect; I couldn't think of anywhere else I would rather be at that point. So - what is this sport called? Kite boarding? Anyone know?


Dsole said...

I don't know the name but wooow... your photo is amazing!

Kate said...

Don't know the name either, but if you like kites and haven't read it yet read _The Kite Runner_. Not a bad novel.

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Kala said...

In Hawai'i, its called Kite Surfing - you can see my post on this:

Surprising to see it there.

Its always a test of patience on road trips. I always say, if you can go on a long road trip with someone and not kill each other, it is true love =)

Anonymous said...

A pleasant surprise. I think your are taking some very nice photographs.

My Theme Day is of a city unto itself, with its own zip code, and a portrait of the "Peashooter" at the National Museum of the United States Air Force. Hope you like flying.