Red leaf

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 1 November 2015 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

We climbed a trail to see a vista. The view was really no better than from the road, but on the way down I spotted this red leaf on a rotting log. I picked off a few crumbs of dried vegetation to leave this one alone.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/15 second F/5.6 ISO 400 157 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb framing and autumn color .

1 Nov 2015 8:01am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Ah, the chemistry of color . . we are so privileged to share.

1 Nov 2015 9:28am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Beautiful image of a simple thing. This indicates the keen eye of the photographer.

1 Nov 2015 10:01am

Robert D. Burr from Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Nice colour

1 Nov 2015 1:36pm

kerrfoa from Rennes, France

Très jolie couleur sur ce fond de bois

1 Nov 2015 1:52pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A great looking leaf for its color. It goes well with the background.

1 Nov 2015 3:27pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

a lovely simple textural still life

1 Nov 2015 4:06pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Magnificent automn leaf, superb colors !!!

1 Nov 2015 6:14pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I am a big fan of these red maple leaves. They bring vibrance and contrast

1 Nov 2015 7:07pm

jean pierre a from France

jolie feuille! amitiés

1 Nov 2015 7:59pm

Philnz from Ngatea, New Zealand

At the end of it's life.

1 Nov 2015 7:59pm

L'Angevine from Angers, France


2 Nov 2015 8:49am