Morning sun and shade

The deepest shadows come in the summer when the sun is at its highest. The best time for a coffee break is mid-morning, when we watch the sun creep around the valley bringing it to life. The intensity of colours change as the sun casts the shadow away, dull green to emerald, dirt brown to golden dust. And then… there are hundreds of shades of green, countless variations of gold. poplar shadows 7-8-13sun on Jose Antonio's hillside 7-8-13looking through plum shade to the valley opposite 7-8-13dissecting the valley in two 7-8-135 to remember
el chopo – black poplar tree
la intensidad – intensity
apagado/a – dull [colour]
el verde esmeralda – emerald green
el polvo – dust

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