Splendour of the Arrow Lakes

Wednesday’s Photos

First Day of November Photo Session

Brilliant sunshine greeted us at the start of a usual gray and foggy November day. Foul and colder weather was in the forecast. So my wife and I hurried to make good use of such a rare opportunity at this time of the year. Unfortunately by the time we reached our destination, ominous clouds had rolled in and covered the sky. To our great delight, most trees were still showing off their autumn colours. So despite the dark sky, we had a leisurely photo session down at the local golf course. Enjoy.

The Local Golf Course at the Lake
My wife enjoying a happy time amidst the fall colours
A ‘bird’ hidden among the fallen leaves
Feeling sorry for the poor soul who has to rake up all these leaves
A carpet of gold and brown filling up a nearby ditch

28 comments

  1. tanjabrittonwriter · November 10

    Absolutely lovely autumn impressions.

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  2. Olivia · November 10

    Thank you for sharing!

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  3. Amy · November 10

    I especially love the last one. Thanks for sharing.

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  4. Edda · November 10

    Wie wunderschön, Peter,da kommen wir doch gleich mal vorbei und gehen mit Biene und Dir durch Eure wundervolle Herbstlandschaft!!
    Liebe Grüße aus Sottmar..
    Edda

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  5. Missionarysights · November 10

    Splendour of the Arrow Lakes On Wednesday, November 10, 2021, The Peter and Gertrud Klopp Family Project wrote:

    > Peter Klopp posted: ” Wednesday’s Photos First Day of November Photo > Session Brilliant sunshine greeted us at the start of a usual gray and > foggy November day. Foul and colder weather was in the forecast. So my wife > and I hurried to make good use of such a rare opportun” >

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  6. Stella, oh, Stella · November 10

    Splendour indeed, I simply love those colours!

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  7. Robert Parker · November 10

    Beautiful! Now these are some proper autumn colors, what a great show these trees put on. Or dropped off, I should say.

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    • Peter Klopp · November 11

      Yes! The coourful carpets the leaves are creating are truly amazing.

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  8. Pit · November 10

    Gorgeous autumn colours.

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  9. shoreacres · November 10

    The colors are lovely, but I did smile at your bird. He blends in quite nicely with the autumn palette! My favorite photo is the next-to-last: the ‘half-and-half’ trees: two still golden, and two with their bare branches.

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    • Peter Klopp · November 11

      Thank you, Linda, for your words of appreciation! Seeing things in nature like the leaf-bird has become a great gift which allows me to focus on shapes that other people may not see at all.

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  10. Your autumn captures are like a color carpet.

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  11. Steve Gingold · November 11

    Nice bird and a lot of nice color.

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  12. Labby · November 11

    Herrliche Herbstbilder Peter. Das ist eben Kanada. Liebe Grüße dorthin. Wolfgang

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  13. Steve Schwartzman · November 11

    It’s rewarding to see you still had so much fall foliage this far into the season. Those low clouds add a nice touch.

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    • Peter Klopp · November 11

      Then there are the larch trees which give our forests a golden touch.

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  14. kopfundgestalt · November 13

    A carpet of gold and brown … and everthing in the last picture, Peter! 🙂

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  15. maryannniemczura · November 14

    Peter, I love the variegated colors in Autumn. I, too, would have hurried to get those photos. Mother Nature is getting ready for the different hues of winter. Enjoy! 🙂

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  16. arv! · November 16

    Photography is amazing with good sunshine however, even with clouds the place looks beautiful. Last few days before the winter sets in?

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  17. Mahevish Fatima · November 16

    That’s wonderful…

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  18. Ankur Mithal · November 20

    Stunning gold and brown carpet. And the grass still very green on the golf course. Are non-golfers allowed to stroll on the course? It is a strict no-no on all courses here.

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    • Peter Klopp · November 24

      One can walk on this golf course during the off-season. The rules are less strict at this rural location.

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  19. PlantsandBeyond · November 25

    Majestic. We don’t see this change of colors here, Peter. Very beautiful

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