Open Air Bathing

Can you just feel it?  Cool, crisp air, early morning sunlight warming your whiskers…

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Nikon D5100 f/4.8 ISO 400 1/350 sec 55-300@120 mm – Autumn 2012

What better time and place for your morning bath?

Happy First Day of Autumn!

The summer was so dry in Oklahoma that we were worried we wouldn’t have any leaves left by autumn.

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Nikon D5100 f/5 ISO 400 1/350 sec 55-300@170mm – Autumn 2012

You can see for yourself, there are still a few leaves, especially on tough trees like these Hackberries. Wait! There is a hackberry tree growing around and above this one, but these leaves are those of the native wild plum.

Interstitial Ripple

The ripple between reality and reflection:

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Nikon D5100 f/11 ISO 800 1/250sec 55-300@300mm – Summer 2012

The texture of this old log caught my attention.  I admired the contrasting texture of the water all around the log. I loved the reflection of the log in the water beneath. The ripple between reality and reflection completed it for me 🙂