Sky Watch from 30,000 feet

Sky Watch over Atlantic Ocean from plane

Whenever I fly I try to get a window seat.  May be crazy considering I usually opt to fly at night and sleep as much as possible.  But if there’s a view I like to take photos.  This wasn’t so easy with the first leg of my journey on a red-eye from Phoenix to New York.

Sky Watch over NY City from plane

But leaving JFK in the late afternoon provided some excellent views of what I believe is New York City.

Sky Watch over East coast from plane

Never explored there so can’t be 100% sure.  Please let me know if you’re familiar with the area.

Sky Watch sunrise over Africa

After a late dinner it was lights out and the darkness outside was palpable.  Yet morning finally came somewhere over Africa.

Sky Watch from plane over SA

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19 thoughts on “Sky Watch from 30,000 feet

  1. Diane

    Love the sunrise over Africa. Never been to New York so it could be anywhere that you like to tell me! have a good weekend Diane

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  2. Sylvia Kirkwood

    Awesome captures and beautiful skies, Gaelyn!! Love the “from the sky” composition! Hope you have a great return visit to Africa!! Thanks for sharing the fun! Enjoy!!

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    1. Geogypsy Post author

      I think the tinted windows enhanced the blue because I didn’t.

      Have rechanged another setting on comments so hopefully solved the problem. Thank you for pointing it out.

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    1. Geogypsy Post author

      Thanks Alex. So fun to see the Earth from a different perspective. Took a couple days to recover from the long flights, both ways.

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  3. Firefly - Jonker

    I prefer the aisle seat cause I can kinda create more space for myself by leaning into the aisle although I love the view from the window seat. Hard choice. I see you flew SAA.

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