Burnt Orange is such a yummy P:64 Autumn color for the week. I know it’s not an exact match, but I believe there’s burnt orange in these leaves…along with every other color orange! I love shooting colorful leaves against the sky. They become almost translucent.
If you’re wondering, this is a sassafras tree. It varies between yellow, orange and red each Autumn. I never know what color I’m getting until the leaves begin to turn. The center trunk died years ago and now the volunteer shoots are growing around the stump. We’ve tied them together in a circle so they won’t fall away from the center.
Love the tree. Especially because its unique shape lets me do things like this…
Peanut; summer 2009
Peanut; summer 2010
And, Peanut; college football season 2010.
She’s a hybrid Tiger…MU and LSU.
I’m thinkin’ I need an updated shot of
Submitted for Project 64: Out of the Box
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