Friday, October 3, 2008

Fall Mums

I spotted these beautiful mums in the Poconos the other day. It was early in the morning, so one can see the dew collected on the flowers. I love their vivid colors, perfect complements to the pumpkins and gourds that so often make up traditional autumnal displays . . . but I always lament their November demise, when they fade and become "leggy," their stems drooping over to touch the ground.

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One Wink at a Time said...

These absolutely took my breath away, especially the pink ones.
I don't know a lot about photography but whatever you did worked extremely well.