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Photo-a-Day  (Saturday, 6th November, 2021)

Leaves of Brown

Leaves of Brown
The Plantations, near Mowpin Lodge, Haigh.

Photo: Dennis Seddon  (Sony DSC-WX500)
Views: 2,150

Comment by: Maureen on 6th November 2021 at 04:06

What a lovely scene to wake up to..and beautiful colours,I can almost hear the rustle of those leaves..thank you Dennis.

Comment by: walt (nth Yorkshire) on 6th November 2021 at 07:31

Thanks Dennis, brings back fond memories of childhood days, long walks around the plantations.
Great photo, I could tell it was one of yours !

Comment by: Veronica on 6th November 2021 at 08:09

'The leaves of brown came tumbling down,
Remember that November in the rain .....
The sun went out, just like a dying ember..
That November in the rain'.....
Lovely Autumnal scene, makes me hum a tune....

Comment by: irene roberts on 6th November 2021 at 08:29

A lovely photo, Dennis, that brings warm memories of visiting my friend who lived in Haigh at one time. A beautiful Autumn photo of a haunting, timeless place but, I have to say, it would make a very difficult jigsaw puzzle!

Comment by: Mick on 6th November 2021 at 09:56

Some people think North America is the best place to see the colours of Autumn, but they are wrong the best places are Japan, and China.

Comment by: TerryW on 6th November 2021 at 10:45

Lovely picture, Dennis.

Mick, you always have to have your 2 pennyworth, have you ever said anything good about the area in which you live?

Comment by: John G on 6th November 2021 at 11:14

Dennis: Very nice photo, very good the way you have composed the frame waiting for the light to come through.

Comment by: Pat McC on 6th November 2021 at 11:37

More important than ever now to try and protect and preserve these beautiful areas for the generations following us, to enjoy.
Lovely photography Dennis.
Thank you.

Comment by: Veronica on 6th November 2021 at 12:18

Vermont is absolutely beautiful in the Fall, (as they say in America and I have seen) but the trees here and in Scotland are no different.

Comment by: Helen of Troy on 6th November 2021 at 12:47

You are very lucky to have such beautiful woods. We have woods behind us ''maintained '' by the Woodland Trust....they dont look anything like Dennis's photo I am very sad to say.

Comment by: e on 6th November 2021 at 13:30

Back to sleep with brush we sweep ,
as Nature rests in silent keep ,
Tomorrow’s fall will keep the call ,
like gentle petals they blow to all ,
but none we hold for Earth has told ,
shall feed my body since time was old ,
and from this birth
a treasured worth
shall reach to skies above ..

Comment by: Elizabeth on 6th November 2021 at 16:59

Beautiful pic Dennis,as usual !

Comment by: Cyril on 6th November 2021 at 19:46

Dennis, a nice peaceful photo of an avenue of trees, and a scene that creates a curiosity of what lies beyond the bend.

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