Festival of Leaves 2017: Week #1

This autumn, Dawn at The Day After is hosting the weekly Festival of Leaves challenge. She lives in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia where the leaves are already showing more color than here in Georgia. So far, the most brilliant color here has been on our maple tree.  Even so, only a few leaves on the ends of the maple’s branches have changed…

Maple leaves 2

Maple leaves 3

Maple leaves


See more autumn leaves or join the Festival of Leaves challenge here.

9 Comments Add yours

  1. I love the maple. they have the most brilliant autumn leaves!

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  2. arlene says:

    Love your shots…so colorful!


    1. Thank you! And the color is just beginning!

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  3. Heyjude says:

    You have caught the backlit leaves beautifully in the first shot. Not much happening in my part of the world yet either, but I will keep an eye out.


    1. Thank you! Your part of the world seems to be lovely in every season. I’ve never been there, but I have a blogger friend there, and I love her photos.

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      1. Heyjude says:

        We are lucky where plants and flowers are concerned. The love of the English Garden!

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