LOOK: The best photographs of the Sunday night sunset

Gislingham as photographed from above by Kyle Flowers, using a DJI Insprie drone Picture: KYLE FLOWE

Gislingham as photographed from above by Kyle Flowers, using a DJI Insprie drone Picture: KYLE FLOWERS - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of our readers sent us their sunset snaps after Suffolk’s skies turned pink and orange - does yours appear in our gallery?

Orford, deep into Suffolk's Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, at sunset Picture: CWHMEDIA

Orford, deep into Suffolk's Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, at sunset Picture: CWHMEDIA - Credit: Archant

Last night the sky was brilliantly illuminated across the region, with keen photographers taking the opportunity to capture a beautiful sunset, potentially for the last time in 2019.

The old jetty in Felixstowe was an incdredible sight at sunset Picture: GRAHAM MASTERSON

The old jetty in Felixstowe was an incdredible sight at sunset Picture: GRAHAM MASTERSON - Credit: Archant

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, at sunset Picture: JAY TEARE

Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, at sunset Picture: JAY TEARE - Credit: Archant

A single swan spotted at sunset in Dedham, close to the Essex/Suffolk border Picture: STEVE MICHELL

A single swan spotted at sunset in Dedham, close to the Essex/Suffolk border Picture: STEVE MICHELL - Credit: Archant

The River Deben at sunset Picture: MATTHEW PERRING

The River Deben at sunset Picture: MATTHEW PERRING - Credit: Archant

A stunning sunset was enjoyed by many EADT readers on Sunday. Here's how it looked in Aldeburgh as p

A stunning sunset was enjoyed by many EADT readers on Sunday. Here's how it looked in Aldeburgh as photographed by Martin Brenig-Jones Picture: MARTIN BRENIG-JONES - Credit: Archant

St Michael's Church in Oulton, Lowestoft, at sunset Picture: ROBIN KEIGHTLEY

St Michael's Church in Oulton, Lowestoft, at sunset Picture: ROBIN KEIGHTLEY - Credit: Archant

The Orwell Estuary last night, when Emma took her two dogs for a walk on the shoreline Picture: EMMA

The Orwell Estuary last night, when Emma took her two dogs for a walk on the shoreline Picture: EMMA CHENERY - Credit: Archant

Mark caught this moment in Redgrave as his father and father-in-law watched the sunset Picture: MARK

Mark caught this moment in Redgrave as his father and father-in-law watched the sunset Picture: MARK ASH - Credit: Archant

Even Suffolk resident and broadcaster Emma Freud shared a photograph of the skyline on Instagram.

Hollesley at sunset Picture: DAVID BUTLER

Hollesley at sunset Picture: DAVID BUTLER - Credit: Archant

Dexter the horse was more interested in dinner than the sunset on December 29 Picture: NATALIE BROUG

Dexter the horse was more interested in dinner than the sunset on December 29 Picture: NATALIE BROUGH-DARBY - Credit: Archant

Felixstowe docks at sunset Picture: LONDON LAIT

Felixstowe docks at sunset Picture: LONDON LAIT - Credit: Archant

Burgate, in the north of Suffolk, at sunset on December 29 Picture: YVETTE TAYLOR

Burgate, in the north of Suffolk, at sunset on December 29 Picture: YVETTE TAYLOR - Credit: Archant

Landguard Fort, Felixstowe at sunset Picture: PAUL MANNION

Landguard Fort, Felixstowe at sunset Picture: PAUL MANNION - Credit: Archant

Mildenhall at sunset Picture: KATE CHILVERS

Mildenhall at sunset Picture: KATE CHILVERS - Credit: Archant

Sudbury at sunset Picture: BOO EDWARDS

Sudbury at sunset Picture: BOO EDWARDS - Credit: Archant

We asked you to send in your best sunset photographs - and hundreds of you submitted pictures for our gallery.

Thorpe Morieux at sunset, taken from Tristan's garden Picture: TRISTAN PEPPER

Thorpe Morieux at sunset, taken from Tristan's garden Picture: TRISTAN PEPPER - Credit: Archant

Halesworth at sunset Picture: SARAH LABAT

Halesworth at sunset Picture: SARAH LABAT - Credit: Archant

The sunset as seen from Princes Street in Ipswich on December 29 Picture: REECE ROBINSON

The sunset as seen from Princes Street in Ipswich on December 29 Picture: REECE ROBINSON - Credit: Archant

Needham Lake at sunset Picture: KERRY CHERLTON

Needham Lake at sunset Picture: KERRY CHERLTON - Credit: Archant

Houghton at sunset on December 29 Picture: GRAHAM WYNNE

Houghton at sunset on December 29 Picture: GRAHAM WYNNE - Credit: Archant

Sunset over homes in Stowmarket last night Picture: GEMMA ASHFORD

Sunset over homes in Stowmarket last night Picture: GEMMA ASHFORD - Credit: Archant

Great Finborough at sunset Picture: RONNI GLADDEN

Great Finborough at sunset Picture: RONNI GLADDEN - Credit: Archant

This picture was taken as the sun set in Bedfield, Suffolk Picture: MIRANDA COURTEEN

This picture was taken as the sun set in Bedfield, Suffolk Picture: MIRANDA COURTEEN - Credit: Archant

We sorted through and picked a collection from across Suffolk and Essex - did yours make it into this story?

Southwold was lit orange at sunset last night Picture: JADE SPOONER-KARGOTIS

Southwold was lit orange at sunset last night Picture: JADE SPOONER-KARGOTIS - Credit: Archant

Felixstowe docks at sunset Picture: SAM BOLGER

Felixstowe docks at sunset Picture: SAM BOLGER - Credit: Archant

Katy snapped this photo in Hartest, west Suffolk, as the sun was setting Picture: KATY ROBERTSON

Katy snapped this photo in Hartest, west Suffolk, as the sun was setting Picture: KATY ROBERTSON - Credit: Archant

Light reflecting in the puddles of a field in Thornham Magna at sunset Picture: EMMA BURLEY

Light reflecting in the puddles of a field in Thornham Magna at sunset Picture: EMMA BURLEY - Credit: Archant

The sunset as seen in Stoke Park, Ipswich, on December 29 Picture: CHLOE SPITERI

The sunset as seen in Stoke Park, Ipswich, on December 29 Picture: CHLOE SPITERI - Credit: Archant

Andrew captured this moment close to the village of Beaumont, Essex Picture: ANDREW CABLE

Andrew captured this moment close to the village of Beaumont, Essex Picture: ANDREW CABLE - Credit: Archant

A sunset just behind the Ark, currently in place on the Ipswich waterfront Picture: ALISON PALMER

A sunset just behind the Ark, currently in place on the Ipswich waterfront Picture: ALISON PALMER - Credit: Archant

Felixstowe beach at sunset Picture: SARAH PRESLEY

Felixstowe beach at sunset Picture: SARAH PRESLEY - Credit: Archant

Suffolk is famous for its colourful sunsets, and skies of red, orange, yellow and even pink and purple were spotted around the county during the autumn.

Lynn captured this moment at sunset in Belstead Picture: LYNN STEWART

Lynn captured this moment at sunset in Belstead Picture: LYNN STEWART - Credit: Archant

Glemsford at sunset on December 29 Picture: ALAN BROWNE

Glemsford at sunset on December 29 Picture: ALAN BROWNE - Credit: Archant

Lakenheath at sunset Picture: RENE GONZALEZ

Lakenheath at sunset Picture: RENE GONZALEZ - Credit: Archant

Sutton Hoo at sunset Picture: MARIA WHELAN

Sutton Hoo at sunset Picture: MARIA WHELAN - Credit: Archant

Framsden at sunset Picture: DARREN ROGERS

Framsden at sunset Picture: DARREN ROGERS - Credit: Archant

Henley at sunset on December 29 Picture: JENNY FAIRBURN

Henley at sunset on December 29 Picture: JENNY FAIRBURN - Credit: Archant

Southwold Pier at sunset on December 29, 2019 Picture: ANGELA NOWAK

Southwold Pier at sunset on December 29, 2019 Picture: ANGELA NOWAK - Credit: Archant

- Want to share your photos with us? Email us at newsroom@archant.co.uk.

Clacton-on-Sea under a dark sky at sunset Picture: ANDREI CIOBOTARI

Clacton-on-Sea under a dark sky at sunset Picture: ANDREI CIOBOTARI - Credit: Archant

- READ MORE: The science behind Suffolk sunsets

Wherstead, on the east side of Ipswich, at sunset Picture: SANRI HARVEY

Wherstead, on the east side of Ipswich, at sunset Picture: SANRI HARVEY - Credit: Archant

Ingham, north of Bury St Edmunds, at sunset Picture: ELYSIA HARGREAVES

Ingham, north of Bury St Edmunds, at sunset Picture: ELYSIA HARGREAVES - Credit: Archant

Tony took this picture of the sunset facing towards Friston last night Picture: TONY MUNDEN

Tony took this picture of the sunset facing towards Friston last night Picture: TONY MUNDEN - Credit: Archant

Copdock, just outside Ipswich, at sunset Picture: RACHAEL MUTCH

Copdock, just outside Ipswich, at sunset Picture: RACHAEL MUTCH - Credit: Archant

This photo of the sunset was taken on Tuddenham Road in Ipswich Picture: KARIN KLOMPE

This photo of the sunset was taken on Tuddenham Road in Ipswich Picture: KARIN KLOMPE - Credit: Archant

Henley Rise, Wherstead, at sunset Picture: KATE WRIGHT-DAY

Henley Rise, Wherstead, at sunset Picture: KATE WRIGHT-DAY - Credit: KATE WRIGHT-DAY


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