Thursday, October 6, 2011

this or that thursday: acorns

Imagine my delight when I realized that acorns come in a lovely shade of green. They're even topped off with a beautiful little intricate hat. I guess I haven't been very observant all these years because I only remembered the little brown ones.



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68 comments:

  1. Acorns are just the sweetest thing, aren't they? Wonderful pics!

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  2. Beautiful, Deb...and look how big that little guy grew! Love it.

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  3. I love the photographs of your acorns, in your favorite color no less. Have a great weekend.

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  4. Wow! They are gorgeous! The kids here would love those, especially the green and being so large.

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  5. wow! wonderful shots of your favorite color green

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  6. yes, they are the lovliest of greens aren't they? Wonderful images, just beautiful, thanks for hosting :)

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  7. All lovely capture - i'm really taken by your second shot
    (although can't explain why precisely as i'm taken my all of them). thank you again for hosting.

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  8. We rarely see acorns here, yet I love them and their little caps. I've not seen fat green ones like these. Love you photos, especially the second with the acorn close to the tree.

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  9. Oh, how beautiful! Don't you love their little hats?

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  10. Love these Deb, so pretty and simple. Have a great weekend.

    Tiffany

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  11. So CUTE - one is tempted to draw a little happy face there..! :-)

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  12. What an inspirational blog... beautiful photography. I'll also check out some of the links to your party... ":o)

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  13. Beauty in the simplest form!

    Kathy

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  14. Those acorn pictures are simply stunning. I love how intricate the details are. Great macro shots!

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  15. Brilliant pictures!

    This is good for my english too. Never knew the word acorn....
    Here in Holland we say Eikels ;))

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  16. I've never seen green acorns either, but I love your photos of them! I might have to go find some acorns to photograph now.

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  17. I LOVE that first shot! All of them are simple and beautiful.

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  18. I am loving the first photo, I love them all but that one has great detail!!

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  19. How exciting to find that Deb- LOVE IT!!

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  20. This reminds me that I need to take photos of the acorns!

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  21. And they make for some GREAT macros! Definitely a beautiful shade of green. Very nice, Deb! Thanks for hosting!

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  22. Great, fantastic these seeds. I love these photos, especially the first, an impressive macro.

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  23. Wow! I've never seen an acorn in this way before. They are beautiful!

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  24. I love acorns and the crunch they make on the sidewalk, I don't like getting bonked on the head by them!! Gorgeous pics, as usual!

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  25. great captures.. and I thought the first was my fav and then i realized I LOVE them all....

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  26. it's beautiful! love the in-hand shot! :)

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  27. I love those greens and browns together! Feels like a perfect fall wardrobe. :)

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  28. They are just so cute, really love your first one.

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  29. I would want to draw a face on it -- that little hat is too cute! :)

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  30. Gorgeous shots - thanks for sharing and for hosting!!

    I love the shades of green in your shots - they're amazing!

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  31. Love the details and the hat...so pretty!

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  32. your first shot is A-mazing! what lens did you use??

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  33. Lovely captures - they are indeed different from the common brown ones we think of.

    But I am the only who thinks they look a little bit like the Green Pigs in Angry birds? The ones with the helmets that are so hard to kill??

    OK, maybe I'm deranged!

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  34. Awesome photos! We have lots of green ones here! The squirrels are lovin' it!

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  35. Linked here through A Rural Journal and so glad I found you. Love your photos!

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  36. I need to find some before the squirrels stash the lot! They are a lovely green colour at this time of year.

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  37. I love these. So gorgeous!! That last one is great.

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  38. Those green acorns are so pretty! I use the caps for hats on dolls I make.

    This link up has really taken off!

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  39. The last picture is gorgeous!

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  40. I didn't know there were green acorns, either! Love your edits! :-)

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  41. Wow! That last shot was amazingly tack sharp. Wow!

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  42. Love the details! They almost look velvety soft!

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  43. Beautiful photos! I don't think I've ever seen a green acorn before either. At least not THAT green.

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  44. Wow! Awesome shots. Love the muted green. Nice.

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  45. Love that first photograph!! the textgure on acorns is pretty cool. Its always interesting when we slow down to really check things out...Have seen acorns a millions times..but ever really look at them?? nope. Thats one thing I love about photography.. capturing the details.

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  46. oh what great pics!! I especially love the last one.

    I'm been trying to figure out what to do for the shades of autumn challenge. Hopefully I'll get something before tomorrow.

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  47. These are gorgeous photos! Actually, your whole blog is looking gorgeous :)

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  48. I also love acorns. I will have to have a closer look at the ones around my neighborhood, the hat on yours seem to be so intricate.

    Hope you are keeping well Deb. I hoping to join your Thursday link soon. Have a beautiful day. xxx

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  49. Beautiful photos. I have to say I don't think i've seen green acorns or ones that big here but then maybe I'm just not looking close enough either!

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  50. Beautiful! I love acorns but we don`t have them here . . .

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  51. Oh I love acorns, they're always so cute looking! Great find for the green theme, thanks for taking part in the Shades of Autumn Photo Challenge!

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  52. For whatever reason I can't find our acorns, so I'm totally digging yours! :))) Great shots Deb.

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  53. This is my first link up...:D I'll be back for sure! Love the crispness of your acorns!

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  54. those look like some big acorns!! love the detail!

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  55. That is a HUGE acorn! Love that first shot!

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  56. What absolute beauty in a simple acorn. I'm visiting for the first time and absolutely love this and that thursday! i'll link up next week. I found you via Fabulous Friday linky. Happy weekend!

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  57. Hmmm, I don't think I have ever seen a green one either. In fact, I don't think since I have lived here on the coast that I have even seen an acorn! : (

    Lovely captures of some little treasures!

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  58. I really want to participate in the Shades of Autumn link up! Your photos are gorgeous. I have to get out and find me some GREEN! I'm sure that won't be TOO hard!

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  59. Wow, I'm impressed I love your last shot.

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  60. LOL I had the same reaction the first time I saw a green acorn. I was like What is this? LOL

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  61. Beautiful photos. You are welcome to come join in my contest any time. :)

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  62. Love these shots! That a big ol' acorn! I don't recall seeing any green ones myself... now you have me curious!

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  63. Who knew? lol. What beautiful captures. Thanks for linking up to the Shades of Autumn Photo Challenge!

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  64. I too am a fan of the little acorn hats, lol.

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