Hickory nut

I went out searching for natural subjects yesterday and found once again, that interesting things are all around!  While our recent dryness has resulted in lots of browns, that does not mean that there aren’t any bits and pieces to catch the eye.

This scene includes a hickory nut and part of its shell scattered among leaves and twigs on the ground.  The autumn light helps bring out the detail and makes this almost monochrome image feel like you are exploring a forest.

Bulloch Hall
180 Bulloch Avenue
Roswell, Gerogia, USA

Nikon D7100
Vanguard Altra Pro 263 AT tripod
Nikon 105mm f/2.8 AF Micro-Nikkor
105mm @ f/25 –  1/4 sec – ISO 100

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Author: stgrundy

Photography is my way to capture and share the amazing beauty of God’s handiwork in the people and places that I experience every day. I focus mainly on nature and travel subjects but also do alot of event work for my church and the occasional wedding or portrait session. My residence is Roswell, Georgia – a northern suburb of Atlanta. I try to get around the Southeast as often as possible and would love to explore other parts of the USA and the rest of the world. Member of: Roswell Photographic Society Contributing artist: Getty Images

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