color is late this Autumn due to a late first frost, I suppose (none here yet), -
but I hear different theories.
interesting to me is the idea of color and the return of much
that was living and vivid - to earth tones (browns, grays and
significance, if any, does that loss of vibrant hues have for
all creatures see as we do - some see a larger range, some
is associated with the spectrum of light that is translated
through our eyes by our brain.
is no reason to assume that the color we see and respond to has
anything but a passing relationship to the reality of what
Color is our interpretation of certain phenomena - in this case,
so, I wonder at the significance of this for us.
Backlit Maple Leaves
River Stacked Leaves