My wife and I live in a very nice neighborhood but I can’t say that we have an exceptional view most of the time. There are, however, certain times when the view gets pretty good if one is prepared and persistent, okay, really persistent. To demonstrate, here is our more or less regular view:
Here is the view of the same house (albeit with more sky) that you can catch during a summer thunderstorm if you are very persistent and have quite a bit of luck:
Alternatively, here is a view of the front door of the same house following a rather vigorous winter snow storm over the Christmas holiday in 2012:
I hope you enjoy my contribution to the initial Photo a Week Challenge.