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    Now, a little break for the soul; fall in the Rockies











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    Great pics; crystal clear, brilliant colors, and awe-inspiring subject matter.

    From the "DSC", I'm guessing you were using a Nikon?
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    Very nice.

    And that's from someone used to the reds and browns of the Northeast.

    stay safe.
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    Awfully yellow, is it not...
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    Quote Originally Posted by skidmark View Post
    Very nice.

    And that's from someone used to the reds and browns of the Northeast.

    stay safe.
    The Ginkgo trees in and around Richmond turn a brilliant yellow gold - there are some around the perimeter of the triangle park at Park Ave. & N. Lombardy St.

    You might have trouble getting by the odor that accompanies their foliage change though.
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    Very Nice!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rusty Young Man View Post
    Great pics; crystal clear, brilliant colors, and awe-inspiring subject matter.

    From the "DSC", I'm guessing you were using a Nikon?
    Sony NEX-7; Sony 18-55mm lens, generally shot on the lower end. The NEX series are mirrorless DSLR cameras. Same sensors (24.3 MP), same everything but without the mirror and mechanism about half the weight of other DSLR cameras.


    Pictures are from the top of the Grand Mesa, the worlds largest flat top mountain, just east of Grand Junction, CO.
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    Quote Originally Posted by skidmark View Post
    Very nice.

    And that's from someone used to the reds and browns of the Northeast.

    stay safe.
    Me too, raised in southern Indiana, but I think I can live with the predominately yellow of the aspens.

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