Things I’ve Seen: Kiawah Island, SC By Jane LurieMay 21, 2014 ( 27 ) “Where we love is home – home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.” ~Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Please click an image for a larger slideshow: Twilight Sky Boardwalk and Trees Horseshoe Crab Beach Bloom, Kiawah Sea Foam Sunday Brunch Morning Kayakers Morning Fog and Pine Bird Ornaments Morning Beach Walk Beach Chairs, Color Taking Flight Morning Sun and Sand Evening Tide Line Marsh Grasses Passing Storm Designed By Nature Good Morning! Storm Clouds Sea Urchin “Home is where the heart is.” ~ Pliny the Elder Share this:TweetEmailShare on TumblrLike this:Like Loading... Categories: Birds, Black and White, Flowers, Plants and Trees, Landscapes, Nature, Photography, Things I've Seen..., Travel, WaterTags: Beach, Birds, Black and White, Close-up, Color, Home, Inspiration, IPhone 5s, Kiawah Island, Landscapes, Nature, Nature Photography, Nikon, Ocean, South Carolina, Travel Related Articles Monochrome Meditations By Jane Lurie15 hours ago ( 37 ) A Hard Rain, San Francisco By Jane Lurie6 days ago ( 112 ) Favorites of 2017 By Jane Lurie2 weeks ago ( 170 ) 27 comments › Jocelyne July 5, 2014 • 4:10 pm Wonderful photography Jane. Twilight sky and morning fog and pine are amazing and breathtaking ! All the photos are really beautiful 🙂 Reply ↓ Jane Lurie July 5, 2014 • 6:25 pm Hi Jocelyne– Glad you enjoyed a little slice of my home. Thanks so much. Reply ↓ Ajaytao2010 June 11, 2014 • 12:25 am Beautiful pictures dear Jane Reply ↓ mariayarri May 28, 2014 • 12:19 pm I was captured by the Horseshoe crab … I have ever heard about this animal before … So thanks to you (and google ) , I discovered a for me new species 😉 … // Maria 🙂 Reply ↓ Jane Lurie May 28, 2014 • 12:32 pm Hi Maria- I’m glad it sparked your curiosity! They are cool creatures. Thanks so much for your visit. Reply ↓ Mark Kertesz Photography May 24, 2014 • 7:36 pm Sea foam and Evening Tide Line are gorgeous. Reply ↓ Jane Lurie June 2, 2014 • 5:53 pm Thanks very much, Mark. Reply ↓ april kanew May 23, 2014 • 8:09 am still LOVE the beach chairs….an entire movie can be written around them…Hmmmmmm! All are incredible pieces of art….you have a FINE eye!! Reply ↓ Jane Lurie May 23, 2014 • 4:56 pm Hi April, I thought of you when I put the color version in. Glad you like it. Thanks so much for enjoying this gallery of island moments! Reply ↓ Helen Kyle May 23, 2014 • 7:06 am Ahhhh what a beautiful place Kiawah is and you have a great eye to document it all Thank you Xoxo Helen Sent from my iPhone Reply ↓ Jane Lurie May 23, 2014 • 4:55 pm Hi Helen, Thank you! It’s a feast for my lens. Reply ↓ Cynthia Mackowick May 22, 2014 • 9:13 pm Beautiful imagery! I would love to visit SC someday. Reply ↓ Jane Lurie May 23, 2014 • 4:54 pm Hi Cynthia, Thank you very much. I hope you experience the lowcountry of SC sometime and Charleston is a wonderful city to photograph. Reply ↓ mpejovic May 22, 2014 • 4:31 pm Great pictures of a beautiful area! We found a big and complete horseshoe crab shell (legs included) while walking on a beach in Delaware. I’ve never seen one on the West coast, so it was a nice surprise. I didn’t know there were sand dollars on the East coast though, so I’ll have to pay better attention next time. Reply ↓ Jane Lurie May 22, 2014 • 7:54 pm Thanks, Milka. Great finding! It’s exciting to come upon these nature moments. Appreciate your nice comments. Reply ↓ Rebecca Latson Photography May 22, 2014 • 6:50 am That horseshoe crab photo is soooo cool! I’d love to see one of those creatures for real. Reply ↓ Jane Lurie May 22, 2014 • 12:35 pm Hi Rebecca, Aren’t they? They like shallow waters – unfortunately, I rarely see them alive since they get stranded. Thanks for enjoying! Reply ↓ Tina Schell May 21, 2014 • 7:06 pm Lovely reminders of all things beautiful in our little island paradise 🙂 Boardwalk and Trees is my fav. Reply ↓ Jane Lurie May 21, 2014 • 10:45 pm Hi Tina- Thank you. I enjoyed shooting over the past few months, especially on my morning beach runs. Also worked on my boardwalk series. Glad you liked these. Reply ↓ ae.i May 21, 2014 • 3:57 pm Under which rock did I live so far that I haven’t heard of a horseshoe crab yet? I would like to see that live! Beautiful nature creations Jane 🙂 Reply ↓ Jane Lurie May 21, 2014 • 10:41 pm Hi Anja, Oh, they are cool creatures. Quite prehistoric looking — their origin is 450 million years old, so now they are considered living fossils. The only other little fact I know is that their blood is blue. I’m glad you enjoyed this series of island nature. Thank you! Reply ↓ elisa ruland May 21, 2014 • 2:11 pm As I started to scroll through your KI series, I thought about the many sand dollars we used to find on the beach there, and voila a sand dollar! Thanks for bringing me back, Jane. Reply ↓ Jane Lurie May 21, 2014 • 10:36 pm Hi Elisa, You have been here! How lovely. I think we have many shared favorite places. Glad you enjoyed this walk down memory lane. Thank you! Reply ↓ Jane May 21, 2014 • 12:58 pm Pliny the younger sometimes says some interesting things also. Pliny the younger. Reply ↓ Jane Lurie May 21, 2014 • 10:35 pm I know who this is, Pliny. Thank you for stopping by! 🙂 Reply ↓ Jane Iwan May 21, 2014 • 12:41 pm WOW! Especially love the twilight sky. Reply ↓ Jane Lurie May 21, 2014 • 10:35 pm Thanks, Jane. That was quite an evening. Reply ↓ Love to hear what you think... Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.