After the rain and wind of the last couple of days, today turned into one of those vibrant late autumn afternoons, saturated with blue skies and gloriously burnished leaves.
Despite the lateness of the season and violence of the week's weather, the latter still cling stubbornly to the trees, for the most part.
I'd mistakenly thought them mostly gone a few weeks ago, but it seems this year's autumnal display advances upon us in persistent, many hued waves. I can't say I mind.
Wedding gig tonight. They've had a nice day of it weather-wise. Let's hope it's left them feeling like they all want a bit of a dance. Unusual, though increasingly less so, getting married on a Friday.