In the shadow beyond this glowing dahlia is the fading image of another older dahlia whose time has passed. Beautiful things come and go, leaving lasting impressions of what was. But like this beautiful flower, keep your face to the sun. Enjoy the memories, but don’t overlook the pleasure of ‘now’.
Canon EOS Digital Rebel XT, Canon Zoom Lens EF-S 18-55mm.
Textures by ~nac-nud and by Shadowhouse Creations were layered and blended in Corel Paint Shop Pro.
Location: Harkness State Park in the town of Waterford, Connecticut (USA).
Season: fall, October 10th.
Dedicated to never forgetting what is worth remembering!
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