10.07.2021 The color is coming along

We’ve had a fair amount of rain recently which has slowed the color change here.  But there are small pockets where one can find a bit.

Actually, the dead tree got my attention and then it was all the other trees and shrubs that got “added”.

Thought I should post this after the other less than attractive post from earlier.

About Steve Gingold

I am a Nature Photographer with interests in all things related. Water, flowers, insects and fungi are my main interests but I am happy to photograph wildlife and landscapes and all other of Nature's subjects.
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22 Responses to 10.07.2021 The color is coming along

  1. Very nice Steve! Especially liked the dead tree which adds a different feel to the image! Again, very nice!

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  2. Peter Klopp says:

    Ah, what wonderful fall colours, Steve!

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  3. I have been told you missed the Maine colors by just about a week 😳. Ellen did also.

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    • From reports it does seem so. It’s hard to predict. Plus Mary Beth’s birthday kind of decided our dates to be there. Fortunately there will be color here. It’s a shame she travelled so far and missed it. I am guessing she was there for other reasons and foliage would have been a bonus.

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  4. Did you also do any significantly different compositions with the dead tree?

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    • No. There really isn’t another approach aside from this at a distance along the rail trail. Any other angle I found less pleasing and not in harmony with all that was in the background. I imagine someone else with a different vision might do something else but this was what appealed to me.

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  5. Tina says:

    I like the spare “dead” tree in the midst of all that color. Very nice photo, Steve.

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  6. Ms. Liz says:

    That’s pretty nice and colourful!

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  7. M.B. Henry says:

    Beautiful fall 🙂 Great shot

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  8. Angela says:

    Wish I were there.

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  9. Eliza Waters says:

    Gotta love those red maples!

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  10. krikitarts says:

    I agree: That old tree skeleton really grabs the attention. Like Steve S, I’d like to see more of it.

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  11. Todd Henson says:

    This one is a nicely balanced composition, with dead trees, live trees, and that great touch of color. I’m seeing just a hint of color down here, but mostly just falling brown leaves. 🙂

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  12. Thanks, Todd. Our color is not quite as spectacular as in some years but it is building.

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