Lynchcombe Update

Winter Trees - Deerleap, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7848

Winter Trees – Deerleap, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7848

Winter has been very mild so far and not much is happening around Lynchcombe.

Beech Trees - Cooks Fields, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7917

Beech Trees – Cooks Fields, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7917

A brief break from the uniform grey sky.  A chance for a family walk after Christmas.

Winter Trees - Deerleap, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7876

Winter Trees – Deerleap, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7876

I tried to place the silhouettes of the trees against the patch of clear sky.  In the end the clouds won.  However, my hopes were raised by a patch of grass covered in morning dew.

Winter Dew - Lynchcombe, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7741

Winter Dew – Lynchcombe, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7741

Winter Dew - Lynchcombe, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7777

Winter Dew – Lynchcombe, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7777

I not sure why the dew was so beautiful in this small patch.

Winter Dew - Lynchcombe, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7736

Winter Dew – Lynchcombe, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7736

Maybe the thin grass provided seed points on which the dew could build.

Winter Dew - Lynchcombe, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7772

Winter Dew – Lynchcombe, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7772

This patch stood out as a sea of morning pearls.

Winter Dew - Lynchcombe, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7632

Winter Dew – Lynchcombe, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 827_7632

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