Pecan Tree at sunrise. Natchez, Mississippi

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Nanches Historical Park, arrived here early, before opening.

I had a self guided tour through the park grounds, but the main attraction, Melrose House (1841), was still closed. Park is free to enter.

It is a pecan tree, against the rising sun. I collected few nuts from the ground under it. Pecan is quite common in Mississippi and got to learn how to spot them and always had fresh pecans to snack on!

There were no squirrels to compete for them.

Placed 14th in April 2013 TTT competition Trees in different season

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Comments (129)

<elbor> on February 11, 2014

Beautiful capture. Greetings - Lech.

Antoine Jasser on February 14, 2014

Amazing sky, clouds & colors...
Beautifully composed & captured...
YSL 39/117

Nicola Morandi on March 18, 2014

Splendida e meravigliosa foto! Tanti Saluti dal Trentino, Nicola M.Like+Fav

Karl Eggenmüller-Pan… on October 28, 2014

Just great, this beautiful morning sky, dear friend Tomas!

YSL 41/120

Many greetings,


62 Casa (CAMERON) on October 30, 2014

The picture is an interesting color.

That's very nice.

And thank you for a visit.

Mojzer László on December 18, 2014

I really like this picture! Welcome: Laci L+F

Georg Schreiner on December 31, 2014

Wonderful photo!! F+L - Best greetings and a Happy new year - Georg

İsmail Nur on October 19

peaceful. I congratulate you for these beautiful photos

Greetings from Turkey, İsmail Nur

Tomros on October 20

thanks for visit, greetings tomas

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  • Uploaded on April 5, 2013
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    by Tomros
    • Camera: Panasonic DMC-ZS5
    • Taken on 2011/12/03 06:52:32
    • Exposure: 0.004s (1/250)
    • Focal Length: 7.30mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO125
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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