While the trees already show the first signs of the nearing of autumn, the overall impression of pastural scene with the calves resting at the side of their meadow is still dominated by its various shades of green. In a few weeks’ time autumn will change the colours here completely.

Taken on the grounds of the countryhouse Gooilust at ’s-Graveland/The Netherlands, 22nd September 2013, 11.26 am
Nikon D80, Nikkor 18-200 mm at 35 mm
F 11, 1/20, ISO 400


netherlands, sgraveland, gooilust, meadow, trees, calves, september, greenage

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  • Heloisa Castro
    Heloisa Castroabout 1 year ago

    beautiful place

  • I am very glad you like it, Heloisa.

    – jchanders

  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezabout 1 year ago

    Lovely …

  • Many, many thanks, Tom.

    – jchanders

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1about 1 year ago

    So tranquil, Juergen

  • Yes, a good place for the soul.

    – jchanders

  • Lozzar Landscape
    Lozzar Landscape12 months ago

    Lovely capture, so fresh and inviting.

  • Many, many thanks, Lozzar.

    – jchanders

  • Hans Kawitzki
    Hans Kawitzki12 months ago

    Like the lush greens here,very tranquil scene

  • Great that you like it so much, Hans.

    – jchanders

  • Bev Woodman
    Bev Woodman12 months ago

    That’s beautiful … so lush and green and so calming♥

  • Yes, I love the calming part of it very much too.

    – jchanders

  • monaiman
    monaiman12 months ago


  • Thank you.

    – jchanders

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