Do rocks sleep? As evening falls over Whisky Beach, these granite rocks seem to be settling down for the night.
Wilson’s Promontory National Park, Victoria, Australia.


rocks, granite, beach, sea, bette devine

Many years ago I painted. Then I realised that I did better at photography than painting – and that has been my medium of expression ever since.

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  • kalaryder
    kalaryderabout 1 year ago


  • Lovely that you think so!

    – Bette Devine

  • bazcelt
    bazceltabout 1 year ago

    Love those colours Bette! Great title!

  • Thanks Baz. They just looked like sleeping rocks, to me :)

    – Bette Devine

  • Celeste Mookherjee
    Celeste Mookhe...about 1 year ago

    An interesting question, certainly one that never crossed my mind. :) Lovely blue mood here!

  • Hadn’t crossed mine, either, until these rocks just seemed so somnolent! Thanks for the nice pun, too!

    – Bette Devine

  • Dlouise
    Dlouiseabout 1 year ago

    Great title and beautiful capture ,,, great blue hues, Bette!

  • Thanks Dorothy. I’m happy about that comment!

    – Bette Devine

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheepabout 1 year ago

    very lovely work!!

  • Glad you like it, Gena!

    – Bette Devine

  • Harry Oldmeadow
    Harry Oldmeadowabout 1 year ago

    I half expect a mermaid to bob up in this mysterious and alluring seascape bette!

  • Then I have succeeded. Thank you.

    – Bette Devine

  • TheaDaams
    TheaDaamsabout 1 year ago

    They seem to sleep indeed…. wonderful, Bette!

  • I’m happy that you agree with me – thanks, Thea. :)

    – Bette Devine

    JOSEPHMAZZUCCOabout 1 year ago

    A perfect description Bette.. as if they’d gathered for the evening after a hard day! Wonderful image !

  • You understand them perfectly, Joseph!

    – Bette Devine

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