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The first Chestnuts of autumn

The first chestnuts of autumn 2
The First Chestnuts of autumn 2013
irish landscape and nature photography : Nigel Borrington

While out on a walk yesterday evening I came across the first Chestnut from the horse chestnut trees, I have seen this Autumn. It was a very wet afternoon but I managed to get these images while sitting underneath my Brolly.

The first chestnuts of autumn 1

9 responses

  1. Wonderful! I can almost smell the wet fallen leaves.

    Glad you had your brolly.

    πŸ˜‰

    September 18, 2013 at 12:29 pm

  2. Hello Sharon πŸ™‚

    Recovered from the car and must needed πŸ™‚

    September 18, 2013 at 12:52 pm

  3. artscottnet

    amazing shots… Winter is near… time for hot chocolate and roasted chestnuts!

    September 18, 2013 at 1:56 pm

    • Hello Scott πŸ™‚

      Thank you πŸ™‚

      Yes very soon, you forgot the real fire πŸ™‚

      September 18, 2013 at 6:16 pm

  4. Easily beat me to it, still waiting down here. Great shots Nigel. MM πŸ€

    September 18, 2013 at 3:04 pm

    • Hello Mick πŸ™‚

      They were on a river walk, not any other place yet πŸ™‚

      Thank you πŸ™‚

      September 18, 2013 at 7:57 pm

  5. Great colors, so crisp…makes one feel like it is autumn except for that hint of green hanging in til the last minute!

    September 18, 2013 at 4:02 pm

    • Hello Navery,

      Yes almost there, winter clothes and lighting the fire πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

      September 18, 2013 at 7:59 pm

  6. You mean you can gather them on your walks? I love chestnuts but they’re expensive here. Lovely shots!

    September 19, 2013 at 11:42 am

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