Here the white trunk of a healthy specimen stands out among the still-green foliage:
When the sunlight hits the branches of a sycamore they just sparkle:
A closeup of sycamore trunk with its shedding bark:
And finally, one perfect leaf--looks like it's cut from a rich golden-brown leather:
If you'd like to participate in the Two Weeks in Autumn Photo Challenge--and I hope you do--it's simple. Just grab your camera and take a photo of your interpretation of the day's subject. Post on your blog and then leave me a comment so I can visit you and include your link on the player's list below. Also, since some of the photo subjects may take a bit of planning thought I'd give you a few of them ahead of time.
October 5, Day 13 Subject - "Fall Colors"
October 6, Day 14 Subject (the end of 2 Weeks in Autumn Photo Challenge--thanks for playing and visiting) - "Your Favorite Early Autumn Photo"
Here are today's possible players:
Pamela @ The Dust Will Wait
Janis @ As Jan Sees It
Joangee @ Musings n Waffle