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Leaves

autumnleaves nov 14 kopi

Autumn tree

autumn tree 1 nov 14 kopi

In memory of my late teacher in photography, Knud Udbye, who died recently, much too early.

Time to leave

høstanemone

A transformation from being small green and bald, into being large, white and hairy. Very fascinating to watch. Seeds from the Anemone japonica ready to fly away.

Autumntree

autumntree kopi

It looks like spring, but it is autumn. The weather have been very unpredictable this year.

Apple in the dark

Apple in the dark

Iphone photo taken just before sunset, which today will be about 4:30 pm.,  – decreasing to 3:37 pm at December 11, but that is another story.

Apples

apples from the garden

Autumn light

autumn light and shadow kopi

Mushroom

svamp mushroom kopi

A very wet Great tit

My third everyday photo in the Facebook challenge is a good example of how everyday can be extraordinary if one keep eyes and ears open. I heard sounds from a water filled previous sandbox, which we had left, behind a barn. Probably an animal playing – it was very a hot day. Quietly I went there with my camera ready, expecting to see a funny sight and get a nice shot.

But what I saw was a little bird which had fallen into the water, probably on its first attempt to fly. I quickly grabbed a spade, and lifted the little wet bird – a Great tit – up from the water, – it looked as it was almost dead. Next thing was to let the warm sun dry the feathers, it took a while, and the little thing had to rest in the meantime, but slowly it began to look like a bird again.  About an hour later, it raised its little head and looked at me as if saying: “…What are you staring at, have you never seen a bird before?…” Then it took two or three bird-jumps into the green bush, and in less than a second its mother was by its side, ready to feed it. Wow, I had saved a bird, that was..great..tit.

great tit Musvit 1

great tit Musvit 2

great tit 3

 

little wet bird Musvit

great tit 4

Great tit musvit 5b

 

“…What are you staring at, have you never seen a bird before?…”

 

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