Although not a classic landscape vista, the scene had for me a great sense of calm, perhaps partly because it was Christmas morning.
Hazy daylight breaks through the trees into this dark part of the Woodland.
Pure Gold is the best way to describe the partly shaded sunlight's reflection in the shallows as the small waves recede on the beach.
The sun breaks through thick clouds to send a shaft of golden light downwards.
A single small pebble lies in the sand with a long shadow cast by a December sun at Old Bawn, Co.Wexford.
In spite of the extraordinary colours the stripes and general texture of the scene prompted this monochrome version.