Category Archives: Autumn

Colour on the Water

The colours of Autumn aren’t just to be found above ground and on the ground. Water Lily leaves die too. And as they die they too put on a display of colour before they literally rot into the water. A … Continue reading

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Shapes and Colours

Sometimes processed images sit on my desktop for some time while I think about them and wait for my conflicting feelings about them to reach a consensus. Today’s image is a case in point. It was taken a year ago … Continue reading

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Single Leaf

The beauty of Autumn, or Fall, is visible wherever we look right now in the Northern Hemisphere. In the swathes of woodland and forest, and the leaf litter carpeting the ground But it’s when we narrow our focus and view … Continue reading

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Beech Trees

Yesterday we were blessed with another beautiful, albeit cold, day. Time for a visit to the Ashridge Estate – a favourite area of protected woodland, close to Ivinghoe Beacon and Bluebell woods that have been familiar sites for posts on … Continue reading

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Beauty in the Detail

We are half way through November and in my central area of the UK, Autumn is not yet through as today’s images (all taken on 15 Nov) show. I’ve said it before, and I will continue to say it: there … Continue reading

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Hanging There

It was wall-to-wall sunshine yesterday, an unusual phenomenon recently (normal service has been resumed today – it’s raining)! A beautiful day for getting out there and capturing the colours of Autumn. We returned to Wrest Park to walk through the … Continue reading

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The Langdale Pikes

This view up the popular Langdale valley is a classic image of the Lake District. The silhouette of the Langdale Pikes in the right half of the picture is visible from a wide area to the SE of the Lake … Continue reading

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Leaf Pattern

A quick post today. This was an image taken a year ago on a previous visit to the Lake District, but really this is an image that could be from anywhere. What struck me about this display of autumnal leaves … Continue reading

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On borrowed time

Autumn is creeping up on us in the UK, patchily. It’s a time of the year that has intense beauty in the broad sweep of the country and also in the small detail. Personally, I prefer the small detail, getting … Continue reading

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Leaf Litter

We are getting to the stage in Autumn when there are more leaves on the ground than are left on the trees. In parks and gardens you can scuff your feet through those rustling heaps of leaves. On pavements and … Continue reading

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