Last year I took a bunch of pictures of fallen leaves while they were red and yellow and gorgeous and such. I will admit that the short time between summer and pouring rain is pretty beautiful in the Pacific Northwest.
This year I wanted to do something different. Well… either different or I was asleep at the switch while things were so colorful. No – it was on purpose. I swear. After the colors comes the crunch:
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There is something to be said for these leaves too. What they lose in beauty they more than make up in character. You can just hear the crunch, yeah? One more shot, same style, different background:
Favorites? #1 or #2? I go between. I like the framing of the second but I like the vibrancy of the first.